Current vacancies

Position​​Closing date

Consents Officer                                                                           5.00 pm, Friday, 3 March 2017

We’re looking for a team player to join our consents team. It’s our responsibility to process resource consent applications to ensure the sustainable use of Southland’s air, water, land and coastal resources.

Our Consents Officers are a key contact for members of the public and to be successful in this role, you need to be friendly and approachable, willing to get your feet wet, well organised and able to meet strict deadlines.  A sense of humour is essential.

Ideally you will have a tertiary qualification in a relevant field and experience in environmental management.

Sound like you?  Read the job description, then click here to apply and upload your CV and cover letter.

Job description - Consents Officer.pdf

Position​​Closing date

Compliance Officer                                                                           5.00 pm, Friday, 10 March 2017

Do you have an environmental qualification or enforcement experience; possess excellent communications skills and have an investigative mind?

This position involves routine monitoring, inspections, audits, sampling, data interpretation, taking part in a 24-hour on-call service for environmental incidents and undertaking investigations.

Ideally, applicants will be able to demonstrate experience in a variety of monitoring techniques, have good attention to detail and excellent interpersonal skills.  You will need to live in close proximity to Invercargill. 

If this sounds like you, read the job description, then click here to apply and upload your CV and cover letter.

Job description - Compliance Officer.pdf

Information for applicants

Read our 'information for applicants' document before you apply, to find out what we're looking for in a job application.

Information for Applicants

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