Planning Administrator

Full Time / Permanent

Tararua offers you the country lifestyle you have always dreamed of. Take advantage of scenic attractions, great outdoors and country hospitality at their best! If you are keen on tramping, hunting, fishing, mountain biking, camping or kayaking, you will be spoilt for choice. All the facilities are nearby, swimming pools, gyms, tennis courts, sports clubs, and championship golf courses. The Tararua District provides you with an enviable lifestyle and work location.

The Planning Administrator is responsible for supporting the Planning Services team to receive and process resource consent applications and all associated correspondence.

We are looking for someone with confidence and initiative that has excellent organisational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects and prioritise tasks and initiatives from inception to completion.

You will need to be a team player and it is essential that you are a good communicator and can work to statutory timeframes and be cool under pressure. You will need to have excellent Microsoft office skills and be able to quickly learn to operate a range of computer software and have a personal commitment to delivering excellent customer service.

We are committed to diversity, have a culture built on trust and valuing individual contributions, and are driven to provide the right outcomes for our customers and our environment.

To view the position description and download an application form, please visit our website -

Application forms are also available at all Council Service Centres.

For more information please call 06-374-4080 or email:

Applications close Friday 17th February 2023. 

Please ensure you complete the application form and submit it along with your CV and cover letter.

Application Form - Planning Administrator
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Position Description - Planning Administrator
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