Job Vacancy

Development Planning Manager

Development Planning Manager
Closing Date
20 September 2019 05:00 PM

Are you growth focused? Do you enjoy influencing environmental development and have an excellent understanding of the Resource Management Act and related legislation? Do you want to be part of the bigger picture? If so, we want to hear from you.

The Coromandel Peninsula’s population is booming which means an exciting period of growth for us to meet our increasing community wants and needs. We have a position available in our Operations Group responsible for managing Council’s environmental planning, compliance and monitoring functions. In this role you will be responsible for ensuring we comply with resource consent and related processes, regulations and responsibilities, meet community needs and actively driving positive growth in our District. This is a permanent, full time role based in our Thames Office.

You want a busy, rewarding position providing you the opportunity to apply your skills and experience in a fulfilling role, and we want a great Manager to work successfully with our stakeholders and advocate for the best development for our District. Responsible for leading and managing a small team, you will excel at getting stuck in at all levels, empowering and coaching staff to be the best. You will have outstanding communication skills and a good sense of humour, and your knowledge and application of relevant legislation will be exceptional.

If you want to work in a great organisation where integrity, respect, innovation and teamwork are valued, where a diverse environment is celebrated and flexibility is promoted, then we want to hear from you. Our 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, in return for competitive pay, generous relocation and ongoing professional development and support.

If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding work and are excited by the potential to add value to our Council and communities with your outstanding knowledge, skills and initiative, then let’s have a chat.

As part of the application process, please download and complete the Application Form, and email these along with your CV to:

Applications close Friday 20th Septemebr 2019 at 5pm

Applications will be assessed as they are received.


People & Capability
07 8680200