Development Planner

Posted 17 October 2021
LocationAuckland
Job type Permanent
DisciplineConstruction, Commercial Property
Reference244335

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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