AECOM Principal Environmental Planner in Auckland, New Zealand

New Zealand - Auckland, Auckland

Job Summary

The Role

Our Auckland team is seeking an experienced resource management planner to join our growing team in Auckland as they deliver exceptional planning services to our public and private clients. You will play a lead role in growing our business by developing and enhancing client relationships and winning work.

Day to day responsibilities will include;

  • Maintain and develop key client relationships

  • Identify and develop new business development initiatives

  • Prepare, manage and support applications requiring statutory approval (i.e resource consents, plan change requests, notices of requirement, etc)

  • Represent clients and/or provide expert evidence at statutory hearings

  • Provide mentoring and career development for team members

Minimum Requirements

About You

We are seeking a self-motivated individual with a strong client focus who is able to demonstrate;

  • 15 years New Zealand planning experience, preferably in a consulting environment

  • Demonstrate wide range of technical experience including, infrastructure planning, statutory policy and landuse planning experience

  • Confident in preparing and presenting evidence at Council and/or Environment Court

  • Previous experience in providing support and mentorship to team members

Preferred Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Appropriate tertiary qualification

  • Strong knowledge of the Resource Management Act 1991, associated National Policy Statements and National Environmental Standards and any proposed and/or enacted amendments

  • NZPI member

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Planning

Business Line Environment

Business Group

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198276BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.