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Are you keen to do your bit to grow conservation? Are you good at leading a small highly effective team, planning, and multi-tasking? Do you know how to get others engaged and active in supporting conservation?
As a Supervisor – Community, you will be a leader in a hard-working, passionate and focused Operations team working on important conservation initiatives across the Waikato district.
You will be responsible for:
- Leading and developing 4-7 highly effective Community Rangers
- Delivering on statutory obligations such as processing applications for DOC concessions, assessment of effects and reporting on Resource Management Act (RMA) applications and statutory land administration
- Leading DOC’s working level involvement in multi-stakeholder projects within the District.
- iwi relationships; council relationships; statutory advocacy, RMA communication and events
- Effective community work programme development, weekly work planning, budgeting, and ensuring quality work delivery.
- Being a constructive and engaged member of the District’s Core Leadership Team.
- Enacting the District Community Business Plan.
- Leading a District team-wide approach to working with others for conservation growth and in doing so, ensuring effective relationships are fostered and deliver real conservation results.
- Develop and support partnership opportunities with local iwi, businesses and the community that deliver value to conservation
- Support in developing volunteer conservation projects
The ideal applicant will have:
- Demonstrated experience or a natural passion in leading people
- Knowledge of people development and coaching
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
- Good understanding of tikanga maori
- Strong networking abilities, with positive working relationships across a broad range of groups;
- Understand and be able to support the priorities of the Department
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 examples of the required capabilities as per the role description.
For any queries, please contact Ray Scrimgeour, firstname.lastname@example.org or 0272929032.
Applications close at 5pm on Monday, 4 March 2019.
DOC is committed to a diverse workforce that represents the communities we serve, and to creating an inclusive workplace culture.
To apply for this job please visit careers.doc.govt.nz.