Senior Adviser - Native Afforestation Nursery at Ministry for Primary Industries, National
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Job Title: Senior Adviser - Native Afforestation Nursery
Role type: Permanent Full-time
Salary range: $78,817 to $124,570 depending on skills and experience
Kōrero mō te Tūranga - About the Role
This is your opportunity to be part of a brand-new team and play a key role in supporting New Zealand to meet its climate targets. The Senior Adviser - Native Afforestation Nursery is responsible for supporting the development of, and putting in place training and other support needed within the native nursery sector to mitigate the current barriers for existing nurseries to expand.
Core responsibilities for the role:
- Support the work to build understanding of the current barriers for existing nurseries to expand.
- Support the development and implementation of mitigations for those barriers
- Design and deliver approaches to implement the work plan for nursery training and capability.
- Work with nurseries to build support networks.
- Contribute to the development, documentation, review and reporting of the wider Native Afforestation Project.
Mōu - About You
You're someone who loves to build collaborative relationships in order to get the work done and you know how to pull information apart to pull together a plan.
Our ideal candidate will have:
- Experience in the nursery sector or a similar working environment.
- Experience in establishing and effectively maintaining collaborative relationships with stakeholders, Maori and Government and non-governmental agencies.
- Experience in managing priority projects and work programmes
- Experience in education/training.
Mō tō mātou rōpū - About the team
These roles are part of the Forestry Engagement and Advice directorate within Te Uru Rākau – New Zealand Forest Service. Te Uru Rākau – New Zealand Forest Service is a branded business unit within the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) and is leading the Government's renewed focus on forestry, one of our country's most successful primary industries. You'll be joining a dynamic and diverse team who partner with tangata whenua, landowners and the forestry and wood processing sectors to ensure our people and forests are fit for now, fit for the future.
Mō te Manatū Ahu Matua - About MPI
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) partners with New Zealand's food and fibre sector to be the world's most sustainable provider of high-value food and primary products.
Ngā hua o te Mahi i te Manatū Ahu Matua - Benefits of working at MPI
- Up to three additional leave days
- Wellness benefit for employees
- Career development and internal opportunities across the branch and organisation
Wā Mahi Ngāwari - Flexible Working
We support flexible working arrangements and are happy to discuss these options with you.
Kua rite koe mō tēnei mahi whaitake? - Are you ready to make a difference?
We are committed to being a good partner under Te Tiriti o Waitangi which includes working closely with iwi, hapū, whanau and hāpori.
We aspire to reflect the diverse communities we serve, so we welcome applications from individuals of all backgrounds, and identities. As an organisation, we are committed to making Manatū Ahu Matua a great place to work for all.
In your cover letter we'd like to know about you, your values, your whakapapa; your interest and motivations for this role; the abilities, strengths, personal attributes and diverse perspectives you will bring to the role and this organisation, which may have also been gained outside of the workforce.
To view the position description and/or apply online, please click “APPLY FOR THIS JOB” or visit the MPI Careers Site. To apply, you must hold the right to work in New Zealand or be eligible to obtain it – click here to find out more about work visa eligibility and options.
Applications close at midnight on Sunday 27 November 2022
If you have any questions about the role, please email Nancy Nguyen on Nancy.Nguyen@mpi.govt.nz
Whāia ngā tuhononga ki MPI i konei – Follow MPI here
The Ministry for Primary Industries is committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values inclusion and diversity. Your unique talents and experience will help us deliver exceptional services to our communities in Aotearoa. In return you'll enjoy an inclusive and flexible working environment in a diverse team of people while you're growing your career here in NZ and internationally. We actively encourage applications from all backgrounds. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to tell us when you apply so that we can assist you through the recruitment process.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Ministry for Primary Industries|
|Position type:||Full Time|
|Category:||Science and Environment|
|Attachment:||PD - Senior Adviser NAFF Final.docx (Word, 74KB)
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