Project Manager - Three Waters
4d ago

Are you a qualified Civil Engineer with experience in water engineering and project management?

Whakatāne District Council has opportunity for a Project Manager - Three Waters to manage Council's assigned capital works projects making sure these are developed, managed and delivered on time, within budget, meet all project outcomes and reflect project management best practice.

Working as part of a small team of technical specialists, this role will manage projects of varying complexity with a range of internal and external stakeholders to proactively develop, implement and manage projects in accordance with statutory requirements and best practice project management methodology.

This role requires a competent and confident individual who can support our service delivery to ensure we meet all our requirements, and meet current and future service demands and community needs.

We're looking for someone with :

  • High attention to detail and a focus on accuracy
  • Confident problem solving abilities
  • Excellent communication and relationship management skills
  • A focus on solutions and continuous improvement of processes
  • Above all else, a sense of humour and good team work skills
  • What will you bring?

  • Recognised tertiary civil engineering qualification, with a project management certification an advantage
  • Minimum five years' experience in water engineering, with demonstrated experience in project management
  • Relevant experience working with or in Local and / or Central Government with an understanding of key legislation and guidelines
  • Experience in developing strong working relationships with key stakeholders
  • Strong report writing skills
  • What can we offer you?

    We are proud of our passionate hard working staff and the services we deliver to our community. In return for your skills and experience we will offer competitive pay, excellent benefits and a passion for professional development.

    The Whakatāne District is recognised as a place of choice for people to live, work and play. We're blessed with breath-taking landscapes, rich culture and plenty of sunshine.

    With pristine and desirable beaches, harbours, rivers, and forests, Whakatāne offers a thriving urban hub within close proximity to other main centres.

    With a world in turmoil, come and join us, take a breath and find more life in life

    If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please contact Jim Finlay, Team Leader Capital Projects Three Waters, or a member of our People & Capability team on 07 306 0500, or apply now.

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