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Simply complete your personal details below, then answer our questionnaire which is specific to this vacancy. Your answers to the questionnaire will enable us to process your application faster. At the very bottom of this page please upload your resume and a covering letter or supporting documents if relevant. We accept files in PDF, .doc or .docx formats, under 2MB


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Application Form

(All fields are required)

1. Advertising Avenue:
Where did you see this role advertised?

2. Residency:
Which best describes your residency status?

3. Employee:
Are you a current employee at Waitaki District Council?

4. Employment:
If you have previously worked for the Waitaki District Council please list any former roles below.

5. Spouse/Partner:
Do you have a spouse, partner or relative currently working for Waitaki District Council?

6. Criminal Convictions:
Do you have any criminal convictions or are you under investigation for any criminal matter?

7. Health and Safety:
Do you have, or have you had, any injury or medical condition that may affect your ability to fully and effectively carry out the tasks and responsibilities described in the Position Description for the role you are applying for?

8. Drivers Licence:
Do you hold a current, full New Zealand Drivers Licence?

9. Driving:
Are you confident driving a manual/auto/4WD?

10. Security Checks:
If required, do you consent to the Waitaki District Council undertaking the following security checks? Criminal History/ Police Checks, Drivers Licence, Credit Checks, Dismissal Register, Other (if relevant)

11. Salary Expectations:
Please indicate your expected salary range

12. Qualifications:
Do you have a university degree in planning or a related subject?

13. Experience:
Do you have at least two years experience in a planning role?

14. Referees:
Please give names and contact phone numbers of at least two (2) work related referees, preferably where there has been a direct reporting relationship (i.e: Supervisor/Manager)if not already captured in your CV.

15. Declaration:
I consent to the Waitaki District Council obtaining confidential, verbal or written information about me from my nominated referees or the author of any written reference or statement of service that I have provided for the purpose of assessing my suitability for this position. I declare that the information I have supplied in this application (and other supporting information including the attached CV) is true to the best of my knowledge. I accept that false declaration or failure to disclose relevant information could result in immediate dismissal. I also understand that any false information given in relation to my medical history may result in my loss of entitlement for any compensation from the Waitaki District Council's or other workplace insurer. By stating your name below means you agree to this above declaration.


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