Job opportunity with NZ Transport Agency

Published 16 Jun 2016 by NZ Transport Agency

Principal Environmental Specialist with NZ Transport Agency
Highways and Network Operations, Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch

The NZ Transport Agency shapes New Zealand’s transport networks and people’s safe and efficient use of them. Working with others, the NZ Transport Agency invest NZ $3 billion a year to make sure that however you travel - by car, bus, bike or train - you get there safely and on time

Building, maintaining and operating a safe, reliable and resilient state highway network is the top priority for our Highways and Network Operations group. Everything they do is aimed at delivering a better, safer customer experience.

This role exists to allow the national Environment and Urban Design team to provide transport-related environmental and social responsibility technical services to the Highways and Network Operation Group and the wider Transport Agency. The focus of the role is to provide technical, relationship management and strategic leadership, enabling the Transport Agency to deliver organisational goals, legal compliance and policy commitments in this outcome area.

To be successful here and in this role you will bring:
•    Be held in high regard by your peers
•    Your experience with positive working relationships
•    Vision and motivation to deliver effective outcomes
•    Your ability to deliver complex strategic outcomes.

You will be able to influence and effect change whilst being involved in interesting and challenging projects of significant scope and scale.  This is your opportunity to make a difference and help shape the future of NZ.

Applications close: 15 July 2016

Apply here

General enquiries: careers@nzta.govt.nz or phone Lesley Hardy on (04) 894 6327.

Role specific enquiries:  Rob.Hannaby@nzta.govt.nz or call Rob Hannaby on (09) 928 8761.

To be considered for this position you must have a legal right to live and work in New Zealand.