Sustainability and Climate Change Senior Advisor
Location : Hamilton City
Employment Type : Permanent
Applications Close : 30 / 09 / 2021
Thinking aboutthe future? Join us at Hamilton City Council as our Sustainability andClimate Change Senior Advisor.
Our great river city is buzzing. With an extra 21,000 peopleexpected to call Hamilton home over the next 10 years, it’s our role at Councilto make sure we plan well for the future of our city while retaining thethings that make our city so special today.
We’re all about making sure we workalongside our community so we can understand, and plan for, the things thatmake the most difference to improve the wellbeing for Hamiltonians.
We are ahigh-performance organization with a clear purpose to improve thewellbeing of Hamiltonians. We need players on our team who thinkdifferently, act with integrity and work together to deliver world-classoutcomes for our community.
Inthis key role, you’ll be core in our sustainability and climate change team,working alongside the Environment Committee to promote climate change andsustainability direction in the form of our climate change policy, climatechange strategy and implementation plan.
Youwill be making positive change by embedding climate change and sustainabilityresponse into everything we do as an organisation.
You will focus our decisions and actions to ensure we reflect climate change now and into the future.
Andyou will be championing sustainability and climate change with key stakeholdersacross the city and region, building networks and partnership to provide acollaborative response to climate change adaption and response.
If you think this sounds like you will need to have strongexperience and knowledge in the climate change space to ensure you can establishcredibility quickly across the organisation and with our key stakeholders.
Youcan view the detail of the role in the position description by clicking here
Come and be part of a team making change, apply online today!
All candidates will be notified of the outcome on their application via email. Short-listed candidates may be required to complete an interview process, reference checks, pre-employment medical, drug and alcohol assessments, credit check and a Ministry of Justice or Police vetting check.
We will only collectpersonal information from you, or any relevant agencies with your consent, inaccordance with our obligations in the Privacy Act 2020, which are to onlyundertake pre-employment screening checks relevant to the specific duties andfunctions of the role being advertised.
The types of checks we conductwill vary depending on the role. You can find more information by clickinghere about our recruitment process including the specific checks weundertake for each role.
Hamilton City Council is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture.
Please note this role is being sourced directly and we are not accepting applications via external recruitment agencies.
Due to border restrictions, only people who are already eligible to live and work in New Zealand should apply. Evidence will be required.