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Support Assistant - District Plan

Advertiser: Whangarei District CouncilMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
7 Feb 2019
Location
Northland, Whangarei
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Government & Defence, Government - Local

Support Assistant - District Plan

We have a permanent fulltime position available in our District Plan team.

The District Plan is the key document Council can use to manage the development across the district, by regulating the environmental effects created by new buildings and activities. The plan contains rules that may affect any number of people undertaking a development, subdivision or land use proposal.

This role is all about supporting the team drafting, maintaining, and changing the District Plan. It will be a busy role where efficiency and attention to detail are really important.

To be successful in your application you will need to demonstrate:

  • A strong customer service ethic

o   Act as a Customer Advocate 

o   Ensure that customer feedback is used 

o   Develop partnerships to establish best practice in customer service

  • An ability and willingness to provide administrative support to a team working in a very busy environment, including the coordination of Hearings
  • High level skills across the Office Suite
  • Strong Document Management capabilities
  • An ability to act as the content manager for the District Plan information on the WDC website as well as our own site (https://planchanges.heretowhere.co.nz/)
  • A willingness to take on a wide range of tasks and duties to support the team

In return for the skills and experience you will bring to the team, we offer a social and engaging team to work with. Flexi working options, investment in your learning and development and the opportunity to influence the shape of our district. We have a really active Social Club and take any opportunity to connect with each other. We also offer staff Health Insurance through Southern Cross and Life insurance. 

Working for Council is working for your community. Be a part of establishing Whangarei as a sought after destination to live, work and play. Apply today if you are ready to take on the next challenge in your career. 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the People and Capability team on 09 430 4200 or 0800 932 463.

To apply for this position, go to http://careers.wdc.govt.nz or click the apply now button.   

Applications close 5pm Sunday, 3 March 2019.   

 

Rob Forlong
CHIEF EXECUTIVE


We have a permanent fulltime position available in our District Plan team.

The District Plan is the key document Council can use to manage the development across the district, by regulating the environmental effects created by new buildings and activities. The plan contains rules that may affect any number of people undertaking a development, subdivision or land use proposal.

This role is all about supporting the team drafting, maintaining, and changing the District Plan. It will be a busy role where efficiency and attention to detail are really important.

To be successful in your application you will need to demonstrate:

  • A strong customer service ethic

o   Act as a Customer Advocate 

o   Ensure that customer feedback is used 

o   Develop partnerships to establish best practice in customer service

  • An ability and willingness to provide administrative support to a team working in a very busy environment, including the coordination of Hearings
  • High level skills across the Office Suite
  • Strong Document Management capabilities
  • An ability to act as the content manager for the District Plan information on the WDC website as well as our own site (https://planchanges.heretowhere.co.nz/)
  • A willingness to take on a wide range of tasks and duties to support the team

In return for the skills and experience you will bring to the team, we offer a social and engaging team to work with. Flexi working options, investment in your learning and development and the opportunity to influence the shape of our district. We have a really active Social Club and take any opportunity to connect with each other. We also offer staff Health Insurance through Southern Cross and Life insurance. 

Working for Council is working for your community. Be a part of establishing Whangarei as a sought after destination to live, work and play. Apply today if you are ready to take on the next challenge in your career. 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the People and Capability team on 09 430 4200 or 0800 932 463.

To apply for this position, go to http://careers.wdc.govt.nz or click the apply now button.   

Applications close 5pm Sunday, 3 March 2019.   

 

Rob Forlong
CHIEF EXECUTIVE

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