Three Waters Education Officer


Are you looking for a career where your work directly benefits the environment and our community? Then this is the role for you!

We are looking for someone to join our Three Waters team to provide education and advocacy on matters of reducing water use and promoting wastewater and stormwater management and sustainability in the New Plymouth District.

To be successful in this role you will be an influencer who can drive change. Relationship management and effective communication skills will be critical so that you can successfully create and implement water education programmes across various community groups and help to instigate a behaviour change regarding our District's use and understanding of water.

We are looking for someone with a tertiary qualification in either education, behaviour change or a three waters related discipline. The successful candidate will have knowledge of three waters processes and the ability to advocate and promote the Council's objectives to a wide range of interest groups, schools and the general public.

At NPDC we aim to create and sustain a truly rewarding workplace environment for our staff. You can expect to start in this role with us between $66,412 and $72,314. We have put together an integrated Total Rewards Framework that spans Wellbeing, Development, Benefits, Culture and Recognition. The NPDC Total Rewards Framework provides a diverse range of opportunities and benefits for our staff.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: AIAP943329

Location: New Plymouth

Closing Date: Applications close Thursday, 24 January 2019.