Planner Resource Consent Focus

We have an exciting opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic Planner to join the Council team in Kaikōura. Opportunities for both junior/ intermediate level and senior planners.

You might be joining us from another Council, excited to grow your skills and experience, or wanting an opportunity to influence real change. Or maybe you just want to live in a unique and world-renowned location? Either way, this could be the refresh and restart you've been looking for – the lifestyle is great here in Kaikōura! With activity and development trending right up, there has never been a better time to be part of our team and the community.

In this role, you will apply your planning expertise to a range of matters, including being the key team member providing advice at pre-application meetings, processing and assessing resource consent applications, and making recommendations that foster quality outcomes. You will also attend hearings as a reporting officer and process Project Information Memoranda. You will also have a key role interacting with applicants and general public enquiries and be across all the development occurring in our world-renowned District.

We have a track record of welcoming and developing Planners with a wide variety of interesting work. We will consider suitably qualified candidates with a variety of experience.

A full job description is available here.