Join our dedicated, enthusiastic, and fun Planning team as the Senior Planner or Planning Team Leader.


Based in Hokitika on the South Island’s beautiful West Coast which is surrounded by the natural beauty of mountains, with the river and lakes nearby, this is an opportunity to be part of and contribute to a growing vibrant community.


This permanent, full-time position offers a broad range of work within a small team from policy to consent processing and vetting, while supporting the small passionate team. The potential for flexible work arrangements will ensure you have the ability to enjoy a true work/life balance.


You will be a confident communicator, willing to build on successful relationships with community stakeholders’ groups. An ability to use initiative and be resolution/solution focused and manage workloads is vital to this role and will enable you to take ownership of projects, involving exposure to a variety of work.


You will have a professional and practical manner, previous RMA experience and a minimum of five years in practice within the planning field. The title of this role will be based on level of experience.


This is a great opportunity for a person ready to take the next career step, in a role which provides a wide range of experience in the planning industry; or for a planner ready to experience a true work/life balance on the beautiful West Coast.


Full details of the role are in the position description, which is available on our website at along with details on how to apply.


Applications close on Wednesday 8th February 2023 at 5.00 pm

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: AUAM353296

Location: Westland

Closing Date: Wednesday, 8 February 2023