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.

 


Planner

Fulltime, Permanent position

Buller District Council are seeking a star performer to join their Community and Environment team in the role of Planner.

This involves helping to meet Council’s responsibilities under the Resource Management Act 1991 including
resource consent processing and monitoring, providing planning information and advice, and contributing to the review and development of Council’s resource management documents, including the District Plan.

The ideal candidate will have a tertiary qualification in planning or a related field. Eligibility for membership of the New Zealand Planning Institute and some work experience in the planning profession is also desirable, however all levels of experience will be considered.

Are you a resource management professional looking for an exciting new challenge in a diverse role?

Do you like working as part of a small team to deliver excellent service?

Are you practical, pragmatic and solution-focussed?

Do you want to enjoy the enviable and affordable lifestyle that the West Coast has to offer?

If you can answer ‘Yes’ to all of the above we want to hear from 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 – Planner (393Kb)
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 Tuesday 5 June 2018


Library Manager

Fulltime, Permanent position

Buller District Council are seeking a star performer to join their Community and Environment team in the role of Library Manager. This includes oversight of the Westport and Reefton Libraries, leading the Library team and managing the Libraries’ services and collections.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience in the library sector, preferably in public libraries. A tertiary library qualification, eligibility for registration with LIANZA and staff management experience are also desirable.

  • Are you passionate about the role of libraries in communities?
  • Are you an empowering leader?
  • Are you responsive to community needs in a library environment?
  • Do you want to enjoy the enviable and affordable lifestyle that the West Coast has to offer?

If you can answer ‘Yes’ to all of the above we want to hear from you!

Enquiries are welcome by contacting Human Resources on 03 788 9642.

180501 – Position Description – Library Manager
Application Form

Applications close Friday 18 May 2018

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.

 


 

 

 


 

 

 

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