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Tā tātou atarua – Our vision
We work with the people of Westland to grow and protect our communities, our economy and our unique natural environment.
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 Westland District.
Based in Hokitika on the South Island’s beautiful West Coast, surrounded by the natural beauty of mountains, with the river and lakes nearby, working for Westland District Council is an opportunity to be part of and contribute to a growing vibrant community.
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 information about any role advertised or working at Westland District Council, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can apply online, with your full CV and cover letter.
Alternatively, your application form, along with a full CV and cover letter should be emailed to email@example.com, or mailed to Westland District Council, 36 Weld Street, Private Bag 704, Hokitika 7842.
Permanent - Full-time
He angitūtanga - The opportunity
Join our dedicated, enthusiastic and motivated Planning Team as the Senior Planner or Planning Team Leader.
Based in Hokitika on the South Island’s beautiful West Coast, 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 from policy to resource consent processing and vetting, while supporting a small and dedicated team. The potential for flexible work arrangements will ensure you have the ability to enjoy true work-life balance.
He kōrero mōu - About you
Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou - What we offer
Working at Westland District Council will give you an opportunity to take the lead on a wide variety of Environmental Planning projects and tasks. You will work in a small, dedicated team, committed to making a positive difference in our communities. We offer competitive remuneration and a great workplace culture. Come and join us now!
Tono mai ināianei - Apply now
A full position description is available here.
To apply for this position, see 'How to Apply' above.
Applications will be considered on submission
Please be aware that Westland District Council will undertake the following background checks on all potential new employees such as:
Prior to your application please ensure you are able to meet these requirements.