Capital Works Programme Delivery Manager

Date: 16-Jan-2023

Location: Central Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council


E ngā mana, e ngā reo, e ngā karangatanga o te motu, Tēnei te mihi maioha ki a koutou katoa. E ngā pītau whakarei o ngā mata waka, he mihi, he tangi atu ki a koutou kua tangohia e te ringa aituā. Nui ngā whetū ki te rangi, mau tonu, mau tonu, whatungaro kit e pō Anei te Kaunihera o Tāmaki Makaurau, E rapuhia ki uta, e rapuhia ki tai E rapuhia mō te tangata koi, mō tēnei tūranga. Mehemea ko koe te tangata pai mo te mahi nei – Kōkiri mai! Tono mai.


Our purpose as Te Waka Tairanga Whenua is to support Co-governance entities to protect and manage sites of significance by delivering outstanding operational services including project management of capital works projects. 


The co-governance entities we support include: 


  • The Tūpuna Maunga Authority 
  • Te Pōari o Kaipatiki
  • Ngāti Whātua Orakei Reserves Board
  • Pukekiwiriki Joint Management Committee
  • Te Motu a Hiaroa Management Trust 


He angitūtanga: The opportunity 

As Capital Works Programme Delivery Manager you will ensure the successful and timely delivery of capital work projects on cultural sites of significance from across the Co-Governance work programme to support the aspirations of Mana Whenua for their whenua

We are looking for an individual with a real passion for managing capital projects that protect the values of Mana Whenua.


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He kōrero mōu: About you

Able to build and maintain excellent relationships with Mana Whenua, you’ll need to have proven stakeholder engagement experience, and excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills. With strong project management skills, including project delivery and managing project budgets and reporting, you’ll have the ability to work in a complex environment. 

You’ll bring a strong understanding of working on sites of cultural significance, including a high understanding of cultural design and concepts, and a good understanding of Te Ao Māori will come with you. Competence in Te Reo Māori would be highly regarded.  

You’ll have knowledge of current legislation and consenting requirements for conservation and heritage within Auckland, and be comfortable working in high public profile situations.  

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

This is a fantastic opportunity to make an incredible personal contribution to this complex group of Tūpuna Maunga and play your part in protecting them now and for future generations to come.


Applications close Monday, 30th January 2023

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.


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