Senior Biosecurity Advisor – Waikato Regional Council – Hamilton


  • Full Time
  • Hamilton
  • 01/10/2018

Website Waikato Regional Council

Are you action oriented, energetic and up for a challenge?

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Biosecurity Advisor to join our Integrated Catchment Services team.

The focus of the Advisor’s role is to assist the team; in strategic and technical initiatives; to support and lead strategic planning processes; lead an integrated and multi-disciplinary approach to problem solving; communicate the value of biosecurity work to internal and external stakeholders; represent the team on cross organisational initiatives.

To be successful in this role you will possess excellent communication skills both written and oral: be a strategic thinker and planner; be able to critically review a wide range of issues and topic areas; work with experts from a variety of disciplines, and produce outputs that demonstrate successful integration of economic and technical information from multiple sources for a variety of audiences.

You will have a good understanding of the relevant legislation, together with strong analytical skills, a high level of independence and be an excellent relationship manager.

Ideally applicants should have experience working in central and/or local government across a range of environmental disciplines.

For further information and a copy of the position description visit our careers webpage

Applications close: Monday, 1 October 2018.

 

Waikato Regional Council

To apply for this job please visit careers.waikatoregion.govt.nz.