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

  • Governance Assistant

Governance Assistant

Part time (24 hours per week)
12 month fixed term position

Buller District Council are seeking an experienced, enthusiastic, self-driven professional to provide Governance
Assistance to the organisation.  The ideal candidate will display a high level of diplomacy, confidentiality and well developed political awareness.

This newly created position will manage all aspects of the governance for Council, including preparation of all agendas and minutes for meetings.  The successful candidate will be required to attend Council and Committee meetings of which are held in the evenings.

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

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

Are you a positive, practical, pragmatic assistant, who can multi-task?

Can you prioritise strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment while maintaining attention to detail?

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

A full position description and job application form can be obtained from the Council office or by clicking the below links.
Position Description – Governance Assistant (186Kb)
Applicaiton 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 24 May 2019


Team Leader Compliance

Fulltime Permanent Position

Buller District Council are seeking a Team Leader Compliance, to join our Regulatory Services department.

You will be responsible for the overall leadership and accountability of animal control, environmental health and all associated compliance monitoring and enforcement functions within the Regulatory Services department,
including resource consents, responsible camping, noise control and alcohol enforcement.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in a enforcement role and experience managing staff is also
desirable.

If you are a process driven person with excellent communication skills looking for an exciting new challenge, this could be the position for you.  As team leader, you will strive to deliver excellent results while demonstrating
integrity, honesty and  commitment.  You will have a practical and solution-focused approach to problem solving whilst maintaining all legislative requirements.

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 – Team Leader Compliance (187Kb)
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 Wednesday 29 May 2019

 

 

 

 

 

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