AECOM Environmental Planner in Christchurch, New Zealand

Business Line Environment

Position Title Environmental Planner

New Zealand - Canterbury


Job Summary

We are looking for an enthusiastic planner with a keen interest in environmental planning to join our team in Christchurch. This role would support the workload across the whole of the South Island.

You will work with experienced consultants on a variety of tasks including;

  • Providing support with the planning, management and delivery of projects (or components of)

  • Assisting with the preparation of planning applications (i.e. resource consent applications, plan change requests, notices of requirement, outline plans, etc), documentation, resources, budgets and timelines

  • Preparing business cases

  • Policy and plan development including submissions

  • Assisting with the preparation and presentation of proposals to clients

  • Developing and enhancing relationships with clients and AECOM staff and suppliers

Minimum Requirements

We are seeking a self-motivated individual with a 'can do' attitude and strong client focus who can demonstrate;

  • 2 - 5 years' experience (post graduate or part time during academic studies)

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Demonstrated time management and organisational skills

  • Knowledge of all aspects of Planning and Resource Management

  • Working knowledge of MS Office Suite

Preferred Qualifications

  • Appropriate tertiary qualification

  • Membership (graduate) of appropriate professional institute

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Planning

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 164738BR