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 1 job vacancy



Manager Infrastructure Planning
Fulltime Permanent Position

Buller District Council are seeking a Manager Infrastructure Planning, to join our Infrastructure Services
department in a new and exciting role.

You will be responsible for the overall leadership and accountability of the strategic direction and long-term
planning to provide ‘fit for future’ infrastructure services.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated knowledge and experience of asset management and financial analysis across Council infrastructure including roading, transport, three waters, waste management and property.

If you are a strategic-minded, process driven professional with excellent communication skills looking for an
exciting new challenge, this could be the position for you. As Manager, you will help lead transformational change towards enhanced community outcomes while demonstrating integrity, honesty and commitment. You will have a proven cost-benefit approach to business case development and investment decision-making, based on asset knowledge, demand, level of service, whole of life and financial acumen. We expect you will also bring strong
legislative knowledge and an absolute commitment to safety and the environment.

Inquiries 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 – Manager Infrastructure Planning
Application form

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 4pm Friday 26 July 2019


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