Experienced Resource Consents Planners, Gisborne


Looking for a new challenge?

Is your work life balance out of kilter? Do you need a change of scene? Is it time to come back home to your turangawaewae or create a new home?

If this is what you’re feeling then Gisborne District Council has a role for you, and we’re very flexible. Come and join our awesome planning team.

We can offer you:

  • Fully flexible hours and terms
  • An exciting challenge every day
  • Options to get stuck in to both regional and district consenting
  • A positive and supportive work culture
  • Depending on your circumstances 6 months accommodation allowance
  • And the warm fuzzy stuff which includes relaxed lifestyle, sunshine, warm temperatures, no traffic jams and only 5 minutes to anywhere in town.

DISCLAIMER: While we’re not promising the role is easy, we understand when the surf is calling that you need to go. But you’re professional enough to balance your work.

About Te Tairawhiti - Gizzy

Our region is the first city to greet the sun and famous for our beautiful coastline of sandy beaches with great surfing and fishing, natural bush for hiking. We are the outdoor centre for adventure and great wine.

If you’re passionate about the environment and have a desire to contribute to the sustainable management of Tairawhiti’s natural and physical resources by dealing with resource consent applications on behalf of the Gisborne District Council, then we want you.

What we’re looking for!

We want someone with an attitude… preferably positive, you will have 2+ years’ experience as a resource consent planner and have a relevant tertiary qualification or in a related field.

You’ll need the ability to think outside the box, provide excellent customer service and work as part of an awesome team who make a difference to our community and environment.

And you can make a difference every day.

This is an opportunity to progress your career while enjoying a relaxed lifestyle.

Gisborne District Council is responsible under the Resource Management Act for being the kaitiaki of Tairawhiti, looking after our region’s natural and physical resources. Come and join us and be part of an awesome team.

Read the Job Description on our website….

Permanent Full Time

Job no: TAQ010022

Location: Gisborne

Closing Date: Wednesday, 4 March 2020