Job Vacancies

Animal Control and Compliance Officer

Our Council is bringing animal control (including dog and stock control) in-house and is seeking staff with the right skills to provide an excellent level of service to Westland.

The Animal Control and Compliance Officer position is a full-time, weekday role.

If you have significant experience and comfort with handling animals, and can demonstrate a calm, courteous manner in challenging situations, this could be a great opportunity for you to contribute to the safety and wellbeing of our community.

Applications close: 27 August 2018 at 4.00pm.

The officer for enquiries is Jim Ebenhoh, Group Manager: Planning, Community and Environment, ph 03 756 9035 or jim.ebenhoh@westlanddc.govt.nz.

A cover letter and a copy of your current CV, along with the completed application form is required.

Applications are to be marked “Confidential” and emailed to hr@westlanddc.govt.nz or addressed to Human Resources, Westland District Council, Private Bag 704, Hokitika 7842.

Position Description: Animal Control and Compliance Officer
Application Form [docx], [pdf]

 


 

Animal Control Ranger (Permanent Part-Time)

Our Council is bringing animal control (including dog and stock control) in-house and is seeking staff with the right skills to provide an excellent level of service to Westland.

The Animal Control Ranger position will provide on-call services after-hours including weekends and public holidays, and potentially during leave by the Animal Control and Compliance Officer.

If you have significant experience and comfort with handling animals, and can demonstrate a calm, courteous manner in challenging situations, this could be a great opportunity for you to contribute to the safety and wellbeing of our community.

Applications close: 27 August 2018 at 4.00pm.

The officer for enquiries is Jim Ebenhoh, Group Manager: Planning, Community and Environment, ph 03 756 9035 or jim.ebenhoh@westlanddc.govt.nz.

A cover letter and a copy of your current CV, along with the completed application form is required.

Applications are to be marked “Confidential” and emailed to hr@westlanddc.govt.nz or addressed to Human Resources, Westland District Council, Private Bag 704, Hokitika 7842.

Position Description: Animal Control Ranger
Application Form [docx], [pdf]

 


 

Business Support Officer: District Assets

This could interest you if you are an experienced administrator currently working as a team administrator, personal assistant, office support manager or similar.

You will have a keen eye for detail, as well as being a customer-focused individual capable of building sound working relationships, be supportive of your fellow team members, results-driven and able to adapt and learn on the way.

In addition you will have the following:

  • Strong knowledge of and technical expertise in administrative procedures
  • Top notch computer skills including with Microsoft Office

This role is very diverse so if you are someone who does not like to be stagnant and likes to be used to their full potential then this might tick all the boxes.

Applications close: 31st August 2018.

A cover letter and a copy of your current CV, along with the completed application form is required.

Applications are to be marked “Confidential” and emailed to hr@westlanddc.govt.nz or addressed to Human Resources, Westland District Council, Private Bag 704, Hokitika 7842.

Position Description: Business Support Officer: District Assets
Application Form [docx], [pdf]

 


 

General Information regarding Job Vacancies

When you join the Westland District Council, you become part of a team who work hard to deliver a high level of service to the ratepayers and residents of the District.

Our district is growing as more and more people recognise the benefit of making this fabulous lifestyle destination their home. If you are looking for a career opportunity where the work you do has a real positive impact on the community, then you have come to the right place.

For further enquiries, please contact Human Resources at hr@westlanddc.govt.nz.

Council is an equal opportunity employer.