Senior Resource Management Planning Consultant


Hill Young Cooper is a New Zealand-owned resource management and planning consultancy with offices in central Auckland and Wellington. We are currently looking for an astute planner to be part of our Auckland-based team.

We provide expert policy advice and carry out research and analysis on a wide range of district and regional planning, infrastructure and resource management issues; prepare and review resource consents, notices of requirement and plan changes; and act as Independent Hearing Commissioners. The position will involve working alongside the company's Directors and Senior Consultants on a diverse range of urban, infrastructure and natural resource-based projects.

Our preferred applicant will have experience in the preparation and review of resource consents; be solution-orientated; enjoy working with a diverse range of clients and colleagues and be able to progress projects on their own initiative while also developing their own workload. The position will likely involve a mix of consent and policy-orientated work.

You will have a tertiary qualification in resource management/planning and will have already demonstrated your capability through experience in a range of resource management projects and environments. Applicants should have at least 7 years experience and must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

The position is on a full or part time (minimum 20 hours - 2 and half days per week) basis. We operate a flexible, family friendly workplace.

We offer exposure to a wide range of resource management and environmental policy work throughout the country, a strong commitment to continuing professional development, competitive remuneration depending on your experience and competence, and a generous, engaging and enabling company culture. If this interests you, send us your CV and covering letter to or to the address below.

Applications close 5pm, Friday 23 February 2018

Hill Young Cooper Ltd
P O Box 106828