Parks & Property Officer


Tā tātou atarua – Our vision

To embody a spirit of service and a spirit of excellence focused on continuous improvement and a mission to deliver great outcomes to our community.

He angitūtanga - The opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity for someone to provide extraordinarily good customer service to our community. As a Parks and Property officer, you’ll join the Parks and Property team who have a large property portfolio in the District and a team that pride themselves on providing excellent service to their customers. 

He kōrero mōu - About you

In this role, don’t expect your days to be the same. Multi-tasking and time management will be strengths of yours as you juggle varying demands, all while providing a positive customer experience. Working closely with our contractors, you’ll ensure that their services are delivered on time and in line with service agreements. You’ll tailor your approach to each interaction and ensure they deliver on time and in budget.

You’ll be face to face with members of the public, our community and Council and your ability to tailor your style and approach for each individual and group you interact with will come into play here. Your proactive approach to tasks will also be key to your success in this space. You’ll be self-motivated, organised and adaptable, and be a strong team player with the ability to work autonomously. 

Tā tātou ahurea – Our culture

Horowhenua District Council is proud to be an inclusive workplace; we celebrate difference, diversity, and aim to empower our employees. We are an organisation built on innovation and optimism, and are embarking on an organisation reset. We are motivated to build a place where we value our people and provide opportunities for them to build outstanding careers and better Horowhenua.

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou - What we offer

An excellent working environment where passionate and committed team members who strive to make a difference for current and future generations. This important opportunity to join a thriving organisation with a strong focus on delivery and to do meaningful work with motivated people that has a direct impact on the lives of our Horowhenua Community. 

Tono mai ināianei - Apply now

For more information on the role, check out the job description attached or call Sean Hester – Parks and Property Lead - on (06) 366 0999.

Recruitment for this role is ongoing and we will be reviewing applications as they come in so please apply now.

Apply Now

Permanent Full Time

Job no: IVAN252558

Location: Manawatu-Wanganui, Horowhenua

Closing Date: Closing Oct 21, 2022