Job Vacancy

Environmental Compliance Officer

Environmental Compliance Officer
Closing Date
26 February 2020 05:00 PM

About us

Thames-Coromandel District Council is one of the largest employers in the Coromandel. We value highly skilled, community focused people who strive to make our strategic plans come to life, who embody our core values of integrity, respect, innovation and teamwork and strive to be the best. 

Leave the traffic lights and the city hustle and bustle behind and make the move to the Coromandel Peninsula. When you choose to live and work here, you can experience what New Zealanders feel when they are on holiday, every day! World class beaches, iconic holiday destinations, great backcountry tramping, biking, diving and of course fishing. All of which is only an hour and a half from Auckland, Tauranga or Hamilton. 

About you 

Are you an excellent communicator with strong communication skills, and ability to talk to people of diverse backgrounds to influence positive outcomes? 

We have an opportunity for a conscientious self-starter to join our Environmental Compliance & Monitoring Team, working within our communities to monitor and enforce conditions of Council granted resource consents, the District Plan and key legislation. This is a permanent, full time role based in our Thames or Whangamata Office.  

To be successful in this role you will:

-          Have enforcement experience, displaying sound decision making skills and confidence applying and interpreting legislation and policy to situations 

-          Have exceptional communication, customer service and conflict management skills with a calm, solution focused approach to issues 

-          Have strong time management skills and ability to prioritise to get the job done. 

-          Have a current, full drivers’ licence. 

Why work for us?

This is an opportunity to work in a great organisation where are valued, and diversity and flexibility are promoted. Our skilled and passionate staff receive a range of benefits to support them to be their best, including: 

-          Additional annual and sick leave

-          Regular training opportunities 

-          Competitive market remuneration 

-          Relocation allowances 

-          Active social club 

-          A focus on wellbeing including eye care, access to corporate insurance discounts, access to local fitness facilities and onsite bike racks and showers.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please contact our People and Capability Team on 07 868 0200 for a confidential chat.

Please download and complete the Application Form, and email along with your CV to:

Applications close Wednesday 26th February 2020 at 5.00pm


People & Capability
07 8680200