Team Leader Environment - Whakatane District Council

Closes : 22/10/2021

Posted : 06/10/2021

Team Leader Environment - Whakatane District Council

Team Leader Environment - Building and Environmental Services

Are you a leader with regulatory leadership experience in environmental health, food verification or associated areas? Looking for a role that sits you with passionate, engaged teams where you can further develop your coaching and leadership skills? Read on...

Why work with us?

Here at Whakatāne District Council, we are passionate about delivering well-needed services to our communities, making sure that we are providing what is needed to support our communities to be the best they can be and support our vision of being the place of choice for people to live, work and play. Working with us means being part of a close-knit, customer-focused team in one of New Zealand's sunniest locations. We pride ourselves on employing talented professionals who like to have fun, embody our values of trust, excellence, learning and teamwork and enjoy living in our superb environment. In a world full of turmoil, come and enjoy some more life in life!

What we're looking for:

Our Team Leader Environment role is pivotal to our success and we need a superstar with the understanding of how to coach and lead staff to achieve outcomes.

You will be people-focused and want to work in a rewarding role where you can add value to our community. You will be someone who has experience in applying legislation and regulations to real life, you will be process and solution-focused and have an understanding of environmental health and liquor regulations. You will have excellent communication skills and above all else, a great sense of humour and good teamwork skills.

We are looking for someone with a relevant tertiary qualification or experience, however, if you are willing to upskill and have what we're looking for, we want to invest in your professional development and support you in your journey.

What can we offer you?

We are proud of our passionate hard-working staff and the services we deliver to our community. We are looking for the right person to lead the Health and Liquor teams. In return for your skills and experience, we will offer competitive pay, excellent benefits and a passion for professional development.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please contact Christine Watkinson, Manager Building and Environmental Services, or a member of our People & Capability team on 07 306 0500, or apply now.

Applications close Friday 22 October 2021

To apply for this job go to: & enter ref code: 5675966.