Recreation Officer

Waitaki District Council - Recreation Officer


Growing interest in the Alps to Ocean and the experience Waitaki has to offer has resulted in a new role to support these activities.

The Alps to Ocean is the 'Jewel in the Crown' of New Zealand Great Rides and with beaches, lakes, mountains and more, Waitaki offers a lifestyle to be envied. Based in Oamaru we offer an opportunity to make your mark on developing the Alps to Ocean, Councils' camping areas and community recreation facilities.

This role requires an excellent project manager with sound business sense, outstanding time management skills, and an excellent communicator with a proactive approach, someone who is passionate about project management and familiar with Councils role in tourism.

As the ideal candidate, you will have:

At least 5 years' experience in project management Business experience Experience in delivering a wide range of projects within the property and parks environment Experience of working in local authority, or other related public organisations An understanding of current relevant legislation relating to Parks (e.g. The Building Act 2004; camping Ground Regulations 1985 and Reserves Act 1977) Intermediate level knowledge of the MS Office suite of programmes (primarily Outlook, Word and Excel)

If you're looking for a job with variety, challenge and the opportunity to use your experience and knowledge in a district that offers an enviable lifestyle, please apply today.

Enquiries can be made to Eric van der Spek, Recreation Manager on 03 433 0300

Applications Closing date: Friday 21st June 2019

To apply for this job go to: ,ref code: 4719017.

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