Freedom Camping Ambassador
Fixed term, 10 hours per fortnight
As a Freedom Camping Ambassador you will be responsible for providing information and advice to visitors and the wider community through informal visitation and monitoring of freedom camp sites throughout Whanganui. In this role you will educate freedom campers in 'responsible camping' initiatives, provide assistance, answer public queries and collect relevant statistical data whilst showing our visitors and residents why Whanganui is such a great place to visit.
This role requires you to work autonomously and maintain a professional standard at all times. The ideal applicant will be well presented, confident and approachable with excellent communication skills being a key attribute. Knowledge of our city, parks and reserves is essential.
This is a fixed term role for a temporary period over the peak holiday (summer) season. Hours are flexible with a requirement of 10 hours per fortnight. Additionally a travel allowance will be provided for the provision and use of your own vehicle.
What you'll need:
- A current full NZ driver's license
- Provision and use of a compliant personal vehicle
- Previous customer service experience
- Effective communication both written and oral
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Eligibility to work in New Zealand
Successful applicants must undergo a Ministry of Justice criminal check and possess a satisfactory Police record in line with Council's employment requirements.
Enquiries about this vacancy can be made to Warrick Zander, Compliance Operations Manager on (06) 349 3097.
(Please do not send applications to this person, only online applications will be accepted).
Please visit our website www.whanganui.govt.nz for more information.
Applications close: Sunday 29 September 2019