The Central Otago focus is on a broad range of biodiversity, recreational and heritage programmes.
The community programme includes a range of work such as engaging with iwi / hapu / whanau, and maintaining effective stakeholder relationships with businesses, trusts, councils, community groups and building volunteer opportunities, to support them on the delivery of conservation outcomes.
He angitūtanga : About the Role
This position will be based in the Alexandra or Wanaka Office and will form part of an energetic and hard-working team of six supporting and delivering statutory work and building and maintaining community relationships.
This is a public service role supporting diverse rural communities, iwi, community groups and businesses. In this role you will :
This position is able to be based out of the Alexandra or Wanaka office.
He kōrero mōu : What we are looking for
You will have the ability to hold multiple pieces of work at one time juggling competing statutory deadlines and grasping, understanding, and working within prescribed processes.
With your interest in conservation in our region and understanding of the Central Otago area, you will have the ability to make decisions and prioritise work.
With your positive, outgoing personality you will enjoy engaging with the community and building relationships with volunteer groups, iwi / hapu / whanau, and businesses to achieve good outcomes for conservation.
You will be happy getting out of the office to engage with external stakeholders, participate in meetings and undertake site visits.
Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou : What's in it for you :
To live in Central Otago is to have access to a spectacular place for recreation : mountains, lakes, and rivers to enjoy and explore.
There are numerous tracks to walk, tramp or mountain bike; rock faces to climb; waterways to boat on or for fishing, and mountains for skiing or snowboarding.
Along with recently being awarded New Zealand's most attractive employer in the public service, people like working for us because we offer :
Eligibility to work in New Zealand is mandatory this includes holding a valid work visa that covers the whole period of employment.