Administrator Reassessments at Environmental Protection Authority, Wellington
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
As New Zealand's environmental regulator, the work we do today helps shape the future of our tomorrow.
Our purpose | To tatou Kaupapa
We are the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA), New Zealand’s independent environmental regulator. Our role is important; to help protect our country’s unique way of life by looking out for the health of its environment, its economy, and its people.
Our kaupapa is about making the right decisions, based on evidence, mātauranga, and science. We are passionate people working as one EPA to encourage big ideas and bold goals.
What we achieve today helps shape the future of New Zealand for generations to come. We welcome you to join us on our journey to a healthy environment that benefits us all.
Jump in the waka - make history with us.
About our group | Mō te roopu
The purpose of the Hazardous Substances & New Organisms Group is to manage consent application and reassessment processes.
This role includes providing advice and support to applicants and delegated decision makers, and to conduct delegated decision making for the manufacture and import of hazardous substances, the import or release of new organisms; the reassessment of hazardous substances; the import and export of hazardous waste and ozone depleting substances; liaison with a range of stakeholders (including submitters, applicants and other government and international agencies) on statutory decision making.
About the role | Mō te tūnga
The Reassessments Administrator will provide administrative support for reassessments processing and decision making under the HSNO Act. This will also include providing administration support to project teams, logistical support for stakeholder meetings/conferences, management of finances, document management and support for the distribution of documents.
An excellent opportunity for someone to demonstrate their proficient organisation and communication skills who is looking to work as part of a cohesive team.
About you | Mōhou ake
We are looking for an individual with a range of skills and capabilities – if you have some or all of the below, we would love to hear from you
- Self-motivated, driven to deliver, able to manage multiple tasks and have strong attention to detail. Sound judgment, common sense and a pragmatic approach are key
- Experience working with legislative requirements
- Skilled user of Microsoft office products
- Have the ability to work, and deliver, under pressure, set priorities, and achieve results in tight deadlines
- Strong communication skills, and a focus on providing good customer service
- A supportive, positive attitude
- Experience with process development and/or process improvement
- Availability to travel overnight occasionally
- An interest in science, environmental or international regulation (desirable)
What’s in it for you | Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou
There are a range of benefits that our people value:
- Flexible working culture
- Flexible sick leave provisions
- Three paid ‘Board Holidays’ in addition to four weeks annual leave
- $400 non-taxable payment for at home flexible working set up
- Paid annual EPA Environment Day supporting the community on environmental initiatives
- Variety of in-house Māori language and tikanga workshops
- Learning opportunities including the annual Science Symposium
- Active social club and diverse range of groups and support networks
- Organisation wide awards recognising both individual and team effort.
- Relocation assistance for those moving to NZ from overseas
Salary Range |
$49,192 - $72,516 per annum (midpoint $60,430).
This is the full salary range. Appointments are made within the range depending on skills and experience.
How to apply | Me pēhea te tuku tono
Apply directly by completing the online application form and submitting your CV and cover letter.
Please note: your cover letter will form a key part of our assessment process. Please highlight how your experience relates to the requirements for this role and tell us about you, your values and/or whakapapa and motivations for the role.
Applications close | Rā Katinga
5pm, Wednesday 5 October 2022.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Environmental Protection Authority|
|Position type:||Ongoing - Full Time|
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