Public Spaces Officer – Key Urban


Tihei mauri ora!

Nau mai, haere mai, tahuti mai ki Heretaunga!

Heretaunga haukūnui, Heretaunga ararau, Heretaunga haaro te kaahu, Heretaunga takoto noa!

Welcome to Heretaunga, the area renowned for its rich and fertile landscape that is sustained by its life-giving dews and waterways. Welcome to Heretaunga, whose beauty is observed by the sharp eye of the harrier hawk; a landscape rich in history and with an esteemed legacy of caring and providing for its inhabitants.

Taitara Mahi –Public Spaces Officer – Key Urban

Permanent Full-time

We are looking for a full time Public Spaces Officer- Key Urban to join the Public Spaces & Buildings team within the Asset Management Group.

This role will assist and support the Public Spaces Operations Manager in the coordination of operations and maintenance activities in high profile public areas.  The role is responsible for the daily auditing of the condition of key public areas and for the directing of service providers and contractors to ensure high levels of amenity are maintained on key routeways, town centres and premier parks.

The successful candidate will need to have:

  • A relevant qualifications and experience in open space operations and contract management.

  • Proven experience in garden beds and landscape elements in parks and open spaces

  • Contract management experience

  • Developed Computer skills and experience

  • The ability to communicate professionally, both in writing and verbally

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • A commitment to working alongside contractors and the community to provide quality outcomes

We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. Are you keen to be a part of our journey? If so, please register and submit your application by uploading your CV and Cover Letter.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: FGAL939321

Location: Hastings

Closing Date: Friday, 21 June 2019