Intermediate/Senior Planner, Resource Consents
Hutt City Council are committed to making a difference to over 100,000 residents and many thousands more people who visit and work in the Hutt City. They strive to deliver a better city everyday by understanding the communities' values, building trusted partnerships and delivering fresh ideas to improve services, facilities and programmes across the Hutt City.
The Environmental Consents Division at Hutt City council is a dynamic and high-performing team who are currently experiencing growth. A position has become available for a planner with at least 2 years' experience in consenting to help deliver world-class outcomes for our vibrant community. There is an exciting range of work due to the variety of developments and complexity of the planning environment.
The Roles & Responsibilities
The Planner's role is to process applications under the Resource Management Act 1991. The Planner is required to formulate and document sound decisions in relation to these applications.
Guided by the regulations, the planning team are continually managing the competing interests of the District, enabling and supporting the District's growth needs, all whilst protecting the landscapes and elements that make this remarkable District sustainable for the generations to come.
Previous experience working in a similar role
Relevant tertiary qualification in planning, resource management or related field required
Ability to interpret plans, regulations and by-laws
Demonstrated ability to present topics to the public, professionals, at hearings and at meetings
Displays initiative and analytical skills
Here at Hutt City Council you'll work with talented people who work in diverse areas, take great pride in what they do, and enjoy working for Lower Hutt - the place many of us call home. We're committed to your wellbeing, and we'll work with you to be the best you can be. You'll be well placed to take advantage of opportunities to grow personally and professionally with us.