Regional Stormwater Policy Advisor

Career areas     Water

Job description

In this job you will provide advice and support to regional councils on the implementation of planning provisions as well as new and emerging water-related policy and be responsible for promoting consistent approaches to development issues and stormwater quality management across local government boundaries.

Required qualification/experience

To undertake this job you require a tertiary qualification in Urban Design, Planning, Civil Engineering, Science, Resource Management or related field, have experience in assessing design plans, development applications and planning schemes to determine whether stormwater environmental quality objectives can be achieved, together with excellent communication skills and a passion for the environment and the ability to work with a wide range of stakeholders.