Trade Waste Officer - Timaru District Council

Timaru District Council is looking for their next Trade Waste Officer to drive the trade waste programme and tackle commercial waste!

Your challenge will be the collection and preparation of compliance monitoring samples and data analysis. You’ll be involved in everything from carrying out regular inspections to ensuring compliance with bylaws.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a dynamic team and to really make your mark within the Drainage and Water Unit. You will be a team player, willing to make a difference and passionate about what they do.

Bring your:

  • Strong communication skills and ‘can do’ attitude.
  • Competence in using laboratory and field measurement equipment.
  • Willingness to learn new skills and concepts.
  • The ability to collect, analyse and interpret test results of wastewater.

If you like what you have seen above - we want to hear from you! Applications close 5:00pm, Thursday 25 April 2019 and can be registered through our careers website. Visit us at for further information and a position description, or you can email us at

All applicants are required to be either a New Zealand Citizen or have a current New Zealand work visa.