Buller District Council

Job Vacancies


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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.

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The Buller District Council currently has two job vacancies available.

  • Manager project management office, fulltime, permanent
  • Coordinator roading, fulltime, permanent

Manager Project Management Office

Fulltime permanent position

Live and work in one of NZ’s most adventurous and pristine regions. Play a key role in the development of ‘fit for future’ infrastructure within the beautiful Buller district.  Advance your career whilst enjoying a quality work-life balance.

Buller District Council is seeking a star performer to join their Infrastructure Services department in the role of Manager Project Management Office.  This role is responsible for overall management of our established project delivery specialists across the various programmes of transport, three waters, environment and district revitalisation.

We are a team of customer focused people who take pride in our region and strive to provide service levels which allow our community to experience all that the district has to offer, whilst enhancing Buller’s already exceptional quality of life.

What will you do?

Manage our $20M major capital works programme under Infrastructure portfolio, that delivers on the Council’s
annual plans and long term strategies.  In addition, there will be a requirement to build a PMO framework of
systems, processes and procedures consistent with our major project delivery model,  creating a suite of tools and guidelines for broader Council implementation.

Who are you?

You will be an experienced professional in engineering construction management, project management or related technical discipline.   You will be proficient in work programmes, contract and financial management and have a proven track record of collaboration and team engagement.

Buller District Council aim to create and sustain a truly rewarding environment for our staff. We embrace diversity and have a culture that is built on trust and respect. We offer flexible working arrangements (where available) and you get to work with a team of dedicated experts who share a passion for making a difference in our district.

A full position description and job application form can be obtained by clicking the below link:

Position Description – Manager Project Management

Employment Application Form

Please note that due to Covid19 border restrictions, we are only able to consider candidates either currently residing in New Zealand with full work eligibility or a NZ citizen or resident returning home.  If you are a NZ citizen or resident returning home, please be sure to include an explanatory note with your travel plans and timelines for being back in the country.

Enquiries are welcome by contacting Human Resources on 03 788 9642.  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 at 4pm Monday 26 July 2021


Coordinator Roading

Fulltime, Permanent position

Live and work in one of NZ’s most adventurous and pristine regions. Play a key role in the development of ‘fit for future’ infrastructure within the beautiful Buller district.  Advance your career whilst enjoying a quality work-life balance.

Buller District Council is seeking a star performer to join their Infrastructure Delivery team in the role of Coordinator Roading. Use your work programme expertise to develop and deliver key asset investment for our districts roading network.

We are a team of customer focused people who take pride in our region and strive to provide service levels which allow our community to experience all that the district has to offer, whilst enhancing Buller’s already exceptional quality of life.

What will you do?

Develop and manage the roading work programme that delivers on the Council’s annual plans and long term strategies. Coordinate activities under the roading portfolio aligned to the asset management plan and corresponding opex and capex budgets.

Who are you?

You will be an experienced professional in civil construction, engineering or infrastructure related discipline

You will be proficient in work programme, contract and financial management and have a proven track record of collaboration and team engagement.

Buller District Council aim to create and sustain a truly rewarding environment for our staff. We embrace diversity and have a culture that is built on trust and respect. We offer flexible working arrangements (where available) and you get to work with a team of dedicated experts who share a passion for making a difference in our district.

A full position description and job application form can be obtained by clicking the below link:

Position Description – Coordinator Roading

Employment Application Form

Please note that due to Covid19 border restrictions, we are only able to consider candidates either currently residing in New Zealand with full work eligibility or a NZ citizen or resident returning home.  If you are a NZ citizen or resident returning home, please be sure to include an explanatory note with your travel plans and timelines for being back in the country.

Enquiries are welcome by contacting Human Resources on 03 788 9642.  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 at 4pm Monday 26 July 2021

 

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