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Tauranga City Council

Strategic Property Advisor

Full Time - 40 hours per week

Closing Date: 01/8/18

At Tauranga City Council, we are working hard to meet the challenges of current growth and the future needs and wellbeing of our communities. Our aspiration is for Tauranga to become an internationally competitive city.

The Council's City Development team has a position available for a Strategic Property Advisor.

This team facilitates the planning and delivery of Council-led projects that support healthy, happy communities. This work includes land purchases to support the growth and infrastructure projects in greenfields and brownfields areas, including parks and other community-focused developments, and roads and other city infrastructure needs.  This is a challenging, diverse and rewarding role, which encompasses a wide range of property and development matters. This role involves engaging with land owners and the development community, and working closely with the wider council organisation and other technical experts to deliver development outcomes.

We are looking for someone who has a tertiary qualification in property, planning, law, social sciences or other relevant fields and preferably local government exposure. Ideally, you will be an experienced professional, but consideration will be given to a suitable person who could be at the beginning of their career, as they can learn from our highly experienced team.

We are looking for someone with the following;

  • Proven ability in property, planning, law or other relevant local or central government fields
  • Knowledge of the growth and development issues Tauranga is facing, and the cultural, social, and economic context for our work
  • Knowledge of Public Works, Reserves, Local Government, Resource Management and building/construction legislation - highly desirable
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Positive and self-motivated

You will also be someone who is a strong communicator, works collaboratively, is an agile problem solver with good business acumen, and will make a positive contribution to the team.

If you are looking for a new role where you can be a part of a team that is facilitating and leading change to our city, apply now or contact Brigid McDonald for more information 07 577 7000.

Applications close 1st August 2018

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Dunedin City Council

Group Manager - Property Services

Full Time - 40 hours per week

Closing Date: 20/7/18

Dunedin is an amazing place to live and work, and if you were to ask anyone living here, they’ll tell you that there’s something indescribably special about our city. It’s small enough to feel like you’re part of a community, but big enough to ensure that there’s always something going on. From the great outdoors to arts, culture and education, all within 10 minutes of the city centre. Dunedin has so much to offer, so why not come and feel just how special it is?

We are looking for an energetic, intelligent, hands-on manager who leads by example and can be instrumental in the delivery of excellent property services. Property and facilities management experience is a must, as is a head for business, combined with mid to long term strategic thinking capability. You will need to simultaneously manage the dollars, deliver on expectations and demonstrate an ability to be of service to both internal and external customers.

Reporting to the General Manager Infrastructure and Network, you will manage a team of 20 plus talented officers, and advise the CEO and Councillors on property portfolio matters.

This is a senior management role leading and delivering all aspects of the property services activity for Dunedin City Council. You will be a member of the Senior Leadership team and an absolute influencer in our organisation.

You will be developing and driving strategy, working closely with the rest of Council, with overall responsibility for a diverse range of facilities, from the Town Hall to community housing. Managing an array of operational activities, including maintenance, tenants, leasing, sale and acquisition, and of course improving the way we do things around here.

If you are eager to be part of a great team, and you have what it takes to succeed in this role, we look forward to receiving your application.

Applications close Friday, 20th July 2018.

To find out more about this exciting opportunity and to apply visit our website:

www.dcc.jobs

http://dcc.recruitmenthub.co.nz/Vacancies/4236707/title/Group-Manager-Property-Serviceshttp://dcc.recruitmenthub.co.nz/Vacancies/4236707/title/Group-Manager-Property-Services

Dunedin City Council

Facilities Coordinator

Full Time - 40 hours per week

Closing Date: 20/7/18

Dunedin is an amazing place to live and work, and if you were to ask anyone living here, they’ll tell you that there’s something indescribably special about our city. It’s small enough to feel like you’re part of a community, but big enough to ensure that there’s always something going on. From the great outdoors to arts, culture and education, all within 10 minutes of the city centre. Dunedin has so much to offer, so why not come and feel just how special it is?

The Dunedin City Council’s Asset and Facilities Management Group is responsible for the operations and maintenance of the City’s extensive property network. We are offering you the opportunity to grow your career in the delivery of efficient and effective facilities/property administrative and support services.

The purpose of the role is to deliver strategic and operational performance by:

  • monitoring service levels and work programmes, reporting on progress and taking proactive steps to inform and resolve outstanding or overdue work
  • ensuring systems and information are efficient and accurate
  • providing a high level of customer service
  • identifying opportunities to improve systems and processes to support the Operations team
  • contributing to a range of administrative, reporting and service activities to support the operations team
  • providing administrative and general support to the Facilities Operations Team Leader and Facilities Operations team.

You will have good interpersonal skills, strong verbal and written communication skills, be well organised and focused on delivery of services to high standards.

So, if you want to further your career, are eager to be part of a great team, and have the drive and motivation to succeed, then we look forward to hearing from you.

Applications close Friday, 20th July 2018.

To find out more about this exciting opportunity and to apply visit our website:

www.dcc.jobs

http://dcc.recruitmenthub.co.nz/Vacancies/4236545/title/Facilities-Coordinatorhttp://dcc.recruitmenthub.co.nz/Vacancies/4236545/title/Facilities-Coordinator

Dunedin City Council

Trades Supervisor

Full Time - 40 hours per week

Closing Date: 20/7/18

Dunedin is an amazing place to live and work, and if you were to ask anyone living here, they’ll tell you that there’s something indescribably special about our city. It’s small enough to feel like you’re part of a community, but big enough to ensure that there’s always something going on. From the great outdoors to arts, culture and education, all within 10 minutes of the city centre. Dunedin has so much to offer, so why not come and feel just how special it is?

The Dunedin City Council’s Asset and Facilities Management Group is responsible for the operations and maintenance of the City’s extensive property network. We are offering you the opportunity to grow your career in assisting the Asset & Facilities Maintenance team at Dunedin City Council. You will get to work within a supportive and professional environment, and be part of a team which is responsible for ensuring the city’s property assets are maintained to the appropriate standard.

We are looking for a motivated individual with trades experience in carpentry, plumbing, electrical or other utility environment, who will be working as part of the team which ensures the delivery of Dunedin’s property maintenance services.

You will be responsible for the programming approval, inspection and auditing of maintenance activities, liaising with contractors and dealing with customer service requests. You will have good interpersonal skills, strong verbal and written communication skills, be well organised, and focused on completing tasks promptly to high professional standards.

So, if you want to further your career, are eager to be part of a great team, and have the drive and motivation to succeed, then we look forward to hearing from you.

Applications close Friday, 20th July 2018.

To find out more about this exciting opportunity and to apply visit our website:

www.dcc.jobs

http://dcc.recruitmenthub.co.nz/Vacancies/4236578/title/Trades-Supervisor http://dcc.recruitmenthub.co.nz/Vacancies/4236578/title/Trades-Supervisor

Dunedin City Council

Service Delivery Manager

Full Time - 40 hours per week

Closing Date: 20/7/18

Dunedin is an amazing place to live and work, and if you were to ask anyone living here, they’ll tell you that there’s something indescribably special about our city. It’s small enough to feel like you’re part of a community, but big enough to ensure that there’s always something going on. From the great outdoors to arts, culture and education, all within 10 minutes of the city centre. Dunedin has so much to offer, so why not come and feel just how special it is?

The Dunedin City Council’s Asset and Facilities Management Group is responsible for the operations and maintenance of the City’s extensive property network. We are offering you the opportunity to grow your career in providing asset and facility management together with people leadership, for the delivery of high quality facilities in Dunedin.

You will be a highly motivated individual with asset and facility management experience, who will be responsible for ensuring the team delivers quality contracted and internally delivered services in a timely and cost-effective manner. You will need to develop and sustain strong working relationships with key stakeholders, tenants and community users, and provide a positive leadership profile for Council.

You will have good interpersonal skills, strong verbal and written communication skills, be well organised, and focused on delivery of services to high professional standards.

If this exciting opportunity sounds like you and you are a team player who wants to be part of one of the world’s great small cities, we look forward to hearing from you.

Applications close Friday, 20th July 2018.

To find out more about this exciting opportunity and to apply visit our website:

www.dcc.jobs

http://dcc.recruitmenthub.co.nz/Vacancies/4236521/title/Service-Delivery-Manager http://dcc.recruitmenthub.co.nz/Vacancies/4236521/title/Service-Delivery-Manager