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Intermediate OR Senior Planning Consultant

Advertiser: BTW Company LtdMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
11 Jan 2019
Location
Taranaki, New Plymouth
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Consulting & Strategy, Environment & Sustainability Consulting

Intermediate OR Senior Planning Consultant

Operating since 1973, BTW is an innovative, solutions-focused group of Planners, Surveyors, Engineers, Environmental Scientists, UAV pilots, 3D Scanning Specialists, and Land and GIS experts. BTW’s staff of over 60 professionals are leaders in their fields with unparalleled experience on projects, both in New Zealand and overseas. BTW’s multidisciplinary teams operate from offices in New Plymouth and Hamilton.

With an increasing workload, this is the chance for you to become a core member of our Planning team as a permanent Intermediate or Senior Planning Consultant.

We have several great projects lined up for the new year and would like to be able to have an experienced planner hit the ground running with us in early 2019. We are open to different working arrangements to suit your life and lifestyle, are you a mother returning to the workforce wanting part time work? Or are you an adventure junkie wanting flexibility in your week to achieve that all important work/life balance? We are 100% open to exploring different options that suit your life.

At BTW you will enjoy our flat structure and will feel that your contribution makes a tangible difference.  We would be interested in talking with you if you believe you meet the below criteria for either position.

As an intermediate planner at BTW you will:

  • Contribute to planning projects and provide technical guidance and support to project teams.
  • Prepare AEE’s and consent applications, and process applications.
  • Prepare feasibility studies for potential projects and provide expert advice to clients.
  • Represent clients at Council hearings where necessary.
  • Carry out community and iwi consultation, including preparation of consultation documentation.
  • Provide Planning Policy services to clients in the form of policy analysis, submissions and representation at plan review hearings.

As an intermediate planner you will need:

  • Ideally 3 years’ experience in a planning position.
  • To be working your way towards full membership with the New Zealand Planning Institute.
  • The ability to develop and sustain strong relationships with staff, customers, and contractors.
  • To be motivated, professional, cooperative, and responsive to the needs of the team and clients.

As a senior planner at BTW Company you will:

  • Lead a wide range of planning projects and provide technical expertise and support to multi-disciplinary project teams.
  • Prepare AEE’s and consent applications, and process applications.
  • Prepare feasibility studies for potential projects and provide expert advice to clients.
  • Represent clients at Council hearings where necessary.
  • Lead community and iwi consultation, including preparation of consultation documentation.
  • Provide Planning Policy services to clients in the form of policy analysis, submissions and representation at plan review hearings.
  • Contribute to the upskilling of more junior planners and provide thought leadership to the team.
  • Have the opportunity for business development and owning client relationships.

As a Senior planner you will need:

  • Ideally 7 years’ experience in a planning position, preferably with both District Plan and Regional Plan exposure in a consulting business.
  • Preferably Full membership with the New Zealand Planning Institute.
  • The ability to develop and sustain strong relationships with staff, clients, and stakeholders.
  • To be motivated, professional, cooperative, and responsive to the needs of the team and clients.

We offer all employees:

  • Competitive remuneration, and paid overtime.
  • Flexi-time which provides an excellent work-life balance, so you can enjoy what Taranaki has to offer.
  • A comprehensive staff wellness programme.
  • A fantastic employee-led Training and Development Programme.
  • An engaging Leadership Team who will support and nurture your career.

If this sounds like you, please express your interest in the role by clicking ‘Apply Now’ and attaching a copy of your CV and covering letter. 

You must have the legal right to work in New Zealand

This is an ongoing vacancy and suitable applications will be contacted within 5 business days of their application.

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please phone Cam Twigley on 027 454 4886 or email cam.twigley@btw.nz

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Operating since 1973, BTW is an innovative, solutions-focused group of Planners, Surveyors, Engineers, Environmental Scientists, UAV pilots, 3D Scanning Specialists, and Land and GIS experts. BTW’s staff of over 60 professionals are leaders in their fields with unparalleled experience on projects, both in New Zealand and overseas. BTW’s multidisciplinary teams operate from offices in New Plymouth and Hamilton.

With an increasing workload, this is the chance for you to become a core member of our Planning team as a permanent Intermediate or Senior Planning Consultant.

We have several great projects lined up for the new year and would like to be able to have an experienced planner hit the ground running with us in early 2019. We are open to different working arrangements to suit your life and lifestyle, are you a mother returning to the workforce wanting part time work? Or are you an adventure junkie wanting flexibility in your week to achieve that all important work/life balance? We are 100% open to exploring different options that suit your life.

At BTW you will enjoy our flat structure and will feel that your contribution makes a tangible difference.  We would be interested in talking with you if you believe you meet the below criteria for either position.

As an intermediate planner at BTW you will:

  • Contribute to planning projects and provide technical guidance and support to project teams.
  • Prepare AEE’s and consent applications, and process applications.
  • Prepare feasibility studies for potential projects and provide expert advice to clients.
  • Represent clients at Council hearings where necessary.
  • Carry out community and iwi consultation, including preparation of consultation documentation.
  • Provide Planning Policy services to clients in the form of policy analysis, submissions and representation at plan review hearings.

As an intermediate planner you will need:

  • Ideally 3 years’ experience in a planning position.
  • To be working your way towards full membership with the New Zealand Planning Institute.
  • The ability to develop and sustain strong relationships with staff, customers, and contractors.
  • To be motivated, professional, cooperative, and responsive to the needs of the team and clients.

As a senior planner at BTW Company you will:

  • Lead a wide range of planning projects and provide technical expertise and support to multi-disciplinary project teams.
  • Prepare AEE’s and consent applications, and process applications.
  • Prepare feasibility studies for potential projects and provide expert advice to clients.
  • Represent clients at Council hearings where necessary.
  • Lead community and iwi consultation, including preparation of consultation documentation.
  • Provide Planning Policy services to clients in the form of policy analysis, submissions and representation at plan review hearings.
  • Contribute to the upskilling of more junior planners and provide thought leadership to the team.
  • Have the opportunity for business development and owning client relationships.

As a Senior planner you will need:

  • Ideally 7 years’ experience in a planning position, preferably with both District Plan and Regional Plan exposure in a consulting business.
  • Preferably Full membership with the New Zealand Planning Institute.
  • The ability to develop and sustain strong relationships with staff, clients, and stakeholders.
  • To be motivated, professional, cooperative, and responsive to the needs of the team and clients.

We offer all employees:

  • Competitive remuneration, and paid overtime.
  • Flexi-time which provides an excellent work-life balance, so you can enjoy what Taranaki has to offer.
  • A comprehensive staff wellness programme.
  • A fantastic employee-led Training and Development Programme.
  • An engaging Leadership Team who will support and nurture your career.

If this sounds like you, please express your interest in the role by clicking ‘Apply Now’ and attaching a copy of your CV and covering letter. 

You must have the legal right to work in New Zealand

This is an ongoing vacancy and suitable applications will be contacted within 5 business days of their application.

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please phone Cam Twigley on 027 454 4886 or email cam.twigley@btw.nz

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?

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