Principal Planner


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$100,000.00 per year


Construction, Construction & architecture, Engineering

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Employment Type:

Full time

Job Description:

Principal Planner
  • Competitive remuneration + insurance and healthcare
  • Established consultancy
  • Work/life balance
The company
An opportunity has arisen to join a leading and well-respected, multi-disciplinary practice of geotechnical, environmental, civil and structural engineers, surveyors, and planners working on projects throughout the South Island. The successful candidate will focus on projects from Nelson to Queenstown.
The role
Our search is for a qualified and experienced planner who can supervise and mentor team members and comfortably work with a wide range of commercial and residential developments.

Job Requirements:

  • A degree qualification in Planning
  • Have a minimum of six years of relevant New Zealand experience
  • Full membership to NZPI (or eligible for it)
  • Experience in project management and leadership, including leading multidisciplinary project teams
  • Prepare expert advice and attend hearings
  • Enjoy working with clients, local and regional authorities and other stakeholders
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, with an acute attention to detail
  • Enjoy creating strong relationships with other experts such as Architects, Landscape Architects, Urban Designers, Acoustic and Transport Engineers
  • Commercial awareness and be committed to excellent client service
This position will be a balance of office and field work and will involve working with both our geotechnical and environmental engineering teams, as well as a range of clients and contractors.
The position has flexibility to be full time, or part time and could also involve a combination of work within the office and from home if required. This can be discussed further during the interview process.
On a personal level, we are looking for candidates who are practical and pragmatic in their approach, who have good communication skills, are well presented and a have strong work ethic. 
You will get a strong and supportive team environment and a company-wide culture that will assist your career development and extend your knowledge while you work on a range of exciting projects. The successful applicant will be offered excellent remuneration and a great work life balance.
For more information on the roles available, please contact or call on 021 120 33 32
To Apply
  • Email your CV and covering letter to OR
  • click Ápply for this job' and upload your CV and covering letter or call us
  • You must hold a current and valid NZ work visa
Company Info
Neocruit Limited

Canterbury, New Zealand

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