Work Coordinator

Posted on 06-Sep-2019  
Application Close Date: 27-Sep-2019
Job Details
Land Management/Nursery
Position Type:
Permanent - Full Time
Job Reference:
Note clipWorks Coordinator JD August 2019.pdf (PDF, 522KB)
Job Description

Application Fact Sheet.pdf (PDF, 252KB)

An opportunity is available to join the Land Management team in a very important role at the Greater Wellington Regional Council. Based in the Masterton office, you will primarily be involved in the co-ordination of the works programme for the department and manage the Works Supervisors and contract labour force.


Your key responsibilities will be to:


  • Manage the contract labour force and their supervision for delivery of the departments work programme
  • Liaise between Akura Nursery, department staff and contractors
  • Take a lead role in catchment scheme matters – planning to auditing
  • Oversee the management of the departments fleet
  • Assist with forestry related matters both internally and externally
  • Foster relationships with other Council staff, landowners, community groups and iwi
  • Develop relationships with industry partners, environmental agencies, research providers, cultural and educational organisations
  • Contribute to the development of relevant land management policy


Your key attributes will include:


  • Knowledge, training and experience in forestry, engineering or agriculture
  • An ability to plan, implement and monitor a range of sustainable land management programmes
  • Experience in financial management within set budgets
  • An empathy and ability to build relationships
  • Innovation, and a desire to improve on current best management practice
  • An ability to function in, and contribute to a team environment
  • Well organised and able to prioritise duties
  • Highly effective oral and written communication skills


To apply for this position please view the job description and apply with a cover letter and CV via the link below.


For further information, please contact Scott Ihaka, Team Leader Operations on 027 217 5170.


Applications close: Friday, 27 September 2019