Land Management Advisor - Far North

We have a vacancy for an experienced Land Management Advisor in our Far North Land Team.

The position has a range of key functions including working closely with landowners and other key stakeholders to promote sustainable land use (including water quality and soil conservation management) practices throughout the Mid to Far North of the Northland region.

The position is based in the sub-tropical Far North area, either the Waipapa or Kaitaia Office (location to be discussed with preferred applicant).

You will ideally have a Degree Level Qualification in Agriculture, Forestry, Environmental Management or similar.

You will have at least 4 years’ experience in a similar role and an in-depth understanding and abilities in riparian management, soil conservation, sustainable land management and farming practices or catchment management. You will have previously worked with landowners, industry, community and environmental care groups

We are seeking someone who is motivated about sustainable land management – someone who can build relationships and comes to work each day with enthusiasm and a positive attitude.

Position description

To find out more about this position, click on the link below to view the job description.

Download the position description (PDF, 503 KB)

You can also pick up a copy from any regional council office or have one sent to you by phoning 0800 002 004

Further information

Enquiries about this position should be directed to Lester Bridson, Far North Land Manager  phone 0800 002 004 or email

Apply online now

Complete your application via our online application form

Application closing date

Online applications close at 4pm on Friday, 18 January 2019.