Manager Service Planning

  • Leadership role in a changing sector.
  • Investment & asset management focus to deliver strategic outcomes.
  • Success through strong relationship building & influencing.

It is an exciting time to be working in the water sector. You will be at the forefront of looking after our most precious assets: water, human health and welfare and the environment. In addition, changes proposed to the sector are increasing awareness around the importance of managing the three waters and creating new opportunities.

Wellington Water provides key water infrastructure services – drinking water, storm water and wastewater – across the Wellington region. It is a nationally recognised leader in the sector and is co-owned by Greater Wellington Regional Council, South Wairarapa District Council, and the Hutt, Porirua, Upper Hutt and Wellington City Councils.

The role of Manager Service Planning is a senior role that leads the Service Planning Team in delivering investment advice and leading asset management practises for Wellington Water, ensuring alignment with the organisation’s strategic goals and the region’s future infrastructure needs.

The role requires a skilled people, strategic and technical leader, with experience in asset or infrastructure management and a track record of process improvements and leading change in a dynamic environment. You’ll have a customer-centric approach and be able to communicate effectively within the organisation, including with our operational teams to bring their views into investment plans and asset management practices. Experience in the management of water assets and/or local government experience will be highly valued in this role. 

People work at Wellington Water because they want to make a difference. We are based in Petone with magnificent views of the harbour.  We have a collaborative culture where you’ll be empowered to do your best and grow your career.

Apply now and join our people-focused, dynamic and evolving organisation.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Wednesday, 4 November 2020

FURTHER ENQUIRIES: Ginny Fail or Annabel McCallum on +64 4 550 8000

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