Buller District Council

Job Vacancies

Buller is nestled at the top of the West Coast spanning the coastline from Karamea in the north to Punakaiki at the southern most end. The area of Buller goes inland as far as the top of the Lewis Pass, Maruia and Ikamatua.

The Buller District Council strives to be responsive to different needs and values and works with employees to maximise their potential.

The Council is committed to continually improving its recruitment and selection processes to ensure that quality decisions are made which help the Council meet its objectives.

 Buller District Council currently has one job vacancy

  • Coordinator Waste Management

Coordinator Waste Management

Fulltime, Permanent position

Buller District Council are seeking a star performer to join their Assets & Infrastructure team in the role of Coordinator Waste Management.
Use your program delivery expertise to develop and execute a work plan that ensures the districts assets are fully functional and fit for the future!

At the Buller District Council we are a team of customer focused people who take pride in maintaining the beauty of our region. We enjoy providing services that allow our community to experience all the district has to offer whilst enhancing Buller’s already exceptional quality of life.

What will you do?

  • Coordinate work programs under the waste management portfolio
  • Develop services and projects that deliver on Councils annual plan and waste minimisation targets
  • Collaborate with your West Coast counterparts to achieve enhanced environmental outcomes for the region
  • Implement the current activity management plan and drive the development of future tactical initiatives

Who are you?

  • With experience in solid waste management you know how to coordinate service contracts and an overall
    program of work
  • You take ownership and like to deliver results in collaboration with others
  • A career minded person you will embrace the opportunity to grow with an organisation that will present you with development opportunities
  • You believe in continuous improvement and will look to expand your knowledge whilst passing on your expertise to others

We are really excited about the future of the Buller District, if you have the expertise and can-do attitude to help us provide the best possible service to our community we’d love to talk to you!

Enquiries are welcome by contacting Human Resources on 03 788 9642.
A full position description and job application form can be obtained by clicking the below link:

Position Description – Coordinator Waste Management (397Kb)
Application Form (79Kb)

Applications are to be marked ’Confidential’ and addressed to Human Resources, Buller District Council, PO Box 21, Westport 7866 or emailed to hr@bdc.govt.nz.  All applications are required to be accompanied by the Application Form, a Covering Letter and a copy of your current Curriculum Vitae.

Applications Close Friday 3 August 2018



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