Development Planner

Posted 17 October 2021
Job type Permanent
DisciplineConstruction, Commercial Property

Job description

Client Details
Due to growth in the Auckland office an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Planner to join this well-known property developer. You will be responsible for managing the town planning of projects nationally within the industrial, commercial and residential sectors, and will work as a part of a supportive and collaborative team.

You will need to have knowledge of:
  • local and national government processes
  • environmental and economic issues
  • different building methods
  • planning legislation such as the Resource Management Act and the Local Government Act
  • the processes for zone changes and relevant planning methods
  • geological reports
  • HAIL site regulations
  • cultural interests
  • hydrological and ecological development restrictions
  • soil types and classifications  
You will know how to do the following:
  • plan and design buildings, streets, subdivisions
  • prepare plans up to 20 years ahead
  • examine how areas are developing and the effect of proposed developments
  • collect and analyse economic, social and environmental data
  • assist in the management of projects
  • write and present/submit/ Interpret reports for council resource consent, environmental, and other hearings
Required Qualifications and Experience:
  • Planning experience in New Zealand Resource Management
  • A sound understanding of the Resource Management Act and the resource consent process
  • An understanding of Structure Planning and Plan Change processes would be advantageous, but not a requirement
  • A great attitude, and willingness to learn and develop your career with a property developer
Job Offer
On offer is an excellent opportunity to work as part of a private business with a flat management structure. An attractive salary package will be put in place for the successful candidate.

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