Regional Planning Manager, Hauraki/Waikato/Taranaki Region, Operations Group

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    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    5 months ago
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    Govt Jobs
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  • Category: Operational Planning
  • Location: Hamilton
  • Date Advertised: 18-OCT-19
  • Job Reference: DOC/400/9480I
  • Job Title: Regional Planning Manager, Hauraki/Waikato/Taranaki Region, Operations Group
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  • Summary:

The Regional Planning Team supports the Regions in prioritising and planning the delivery of their work programmes, leads the inspection of visitor assets, and provides a service to Regional Directors for the construction of capital assets.


The Role:

This is an opportunity to lead a dynamic team committed to provide highly valued support and advice to the Regional Operations Team. It is a highly influential and rewarding role that touches on every aspect of the department’s work.



  • Skilled people leader
  • A good understanding of conservation management, including natural and historic heritage, community and visitor aspirations
  • Experience management of a team that deals with systems and processes
  • Strength in establishing and maintaining working relationships, specially internally


Why work for us?

Aside from being the multiple award winner of the most attractive employer in the public sector (and second overall) we all offer:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment
  • Respect, recognition and opportunities for personal growth
  • Excellent employee wellbeing initiatives including the employee assistance program and discounted insurance
  • Free accommodation in our backcountry huts and campsites as well as general travel and accommodation discounts
  • Job satisfaction from contributing to crucial and meaningful work


Eligibility to work in New Zealand is mandatory, including a valid work visa covering the whole period of employment if applying internationally.

Please apply online at the DOC Careers centre. Applications must include a cover letter, CV and evidence of the required capabilities as per the role description. To view a copy of the role description, click the apply button.

For more information, please contact Andrea Tarelli at atarelli@doc.govt.nzquoting vacancy 400/9480.

Applications close at 5pm, Monday 18 November 2019.

DOC is committed to a diverse workforce that represents the communities we serve, and to creating an inclusive workplace culture.