Nelson Marlborough Post

NZ Landcare Trust is recruiting to fill a key position at the top of the South Island. The Trust is seeking a highly motivated 'people person' to fill the position of Regional Coordinator in the Nelson/Marlborough region.

Regional Coordinators play an important role in delivering the NZ Landcare Trust’s Strategic Plan and work programmes. The purpose of this position is to develop and implement a range of sustainable land and water management initiatives across the Nelson/Marlborough Region. This position presents a unique opportunity for a suitably qualified and experienced person to facilitate, encourage and support the Landcare concept.

The successful applicant will need strong facilitation, networking and communication skills. The position requires a technical understanding of land use and water management issues. Experience with catchment management initiatives would be particularly advantageous. The ability to work with farmers, landowners and communities is essential to the role. 

This is a part time, fixed term position offering flexibility and variety. We offer a great working environment with the support of an innovative team. Information about the projects and work undertaken in this area can be found on the 'Top of the South' page>

Applicants must be able to legally work in New Zealand and have a current work visa if appropriate.

Read through the full Position Description for a more detailed account of the job and what's required:

If you feel you are the right person for the job, forward your CV and a covering letter to:

Alternatively you can post your details to the following address:

  • NZ Landcare Trust, PO Box 4305, Hamilton 3247

 

Please note the deadline for receipt of applications is noon Monday 10 April 2017.