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Environmental Restoration Officer - Ref 058

Kāpiti Coast District Council has a strong and growing reputation for leading the way in environmental sustainability.  We are looking for a person with a passion for the environment, knowledge of native flora, and experience in environmental restoration.  The role will also provide practical field assistance to community environmental restoration groups.

A significant portion of time will be spent working outdoors undertaking manual physical tasks such as lifting and digging, therefore there is a need for a high level of physical fitness. The role will also require driving and the operation of machinery therefore appropriate current and valid operator certification and a NZ Driver Licence is essential. Consideration may be given to applicants who are willing to undertake or have commenced gaining operating certification.

If your vision is to be part of a progressive organisation that is working towards making a real difference in our community and the environment, you’ll want to find out more about this role.

Enquiries about this position should be made directly to Chris Heenan, Parks & Reserves Supervisor on 04 296 4700 or free phone 0800 486 486.

Applicants will need to undergo the usual pre-employment drug and alcohol screening.  Please note you must be eligible to work in New Zealand.

Applications must be received by 12 noon, Wednesday 7 March 2018.  Please email your cover letter, CV, completed Council Application, copy of your work visa (if applicable) and Drivers Licence marked “Environmental Restoration Officer – Ref 058” to

Job Description

2016 01 15 JD - Environmental Restoration Officer.pdf


Kapiti Coast District Council Application form:

Application for Employment (WORD)

 Application for Employment (PDF)

* This document must accompany every application submitted