If you’relooking for job interest and challenge and would enjoy the outdoors lifestylethat goes hand-in- hand with theOtago environment of rugged coastlines, spectacular mountains and alpine lakes,this position could be right for you.
Otago RegionalCouncil manages the land, air and waterresources, and providesflood and naturalhazard protection andresponse on behalf of communities across Central Otago, Clutha, Waitaki,Queenstown Lakes and Dunedin.
Climate change impacts,pressure on criticalinfrastructure, and Otago’scomplex river systems from mountain headwaters tocoastal mouths, creates a challenging environment that requires a forward-thinking approach.
That’s where you come in. We’re lookingfor an Environmental, Ecology or Natural Resources Engineering professional to lead a team of three and steer effectivecatchment, flood risk and river management.
The Challenge :
Provide direction and leadership to asmall team who focus on river management operational, flood risk / response management and river morphology and riparian strategiesthroughout Otago.
mapping for flood risk, rivers, water courses; tender processes andmanagement of contractors and consultants.
Your Skills :