Careers

Passion, initiative, drive.

These are words you’ll find on every recruitment page. And yes, these are the notable characteristics we’re looking for – but we want more than characteristics from our new team members – we want character.  

Do you strive to make a difference? Really desire to forge a place for yourself on a national and international stage? Where you can be part of change, of progress, whilst carefully nurturing heritage, culture and identity?  

Do you see yourself being able to embrace sensitive issues with respect and integrity and resolve complex challenges with knowledge and wisdom? 

Do you want to be part of an engaged, lively and professional team that works on some of New Zealand’s most challenging and interesting projects?

Are you able to express yourself and confidently project your informed opinion?

Do you have the right qualifications and experience working with the RMA? 

Then you might just be the person we’re looking for.

Send your resume to careers@mitchelldaysh.co.nz and let’s start the conversation.

 

Current Vacancies

Looking for damn good Team Leaders 

Are you an experienced consultant/resource management planner looking to make your mark? Do you have the enthusiasm to drive the continuous development of a business that offers something different?

We have an opportunity for a Resource Management Team Leader to join our established teams in both Wellington and Auckland.

Mitchell Daysh is a specialist environmental consultancy with a presence in every region nationally. We provide specialist advice around complex planning and resource management issues and are involved in interesting projects of all scales for a range of dynamic clients. Our culture and the quality of our team sets us apart – we boast many of New Zealand’s most respected, knowledgeable and innovative professionals and all our staff get their hands dirty and work closely on projects, forging long term partnerships with clients.

This is a fast paced, high productivity, deadline-based business so we are looking for someone who thrives in this kind of environment and will the enjoy the challenges of this busy role.

You will need to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Planning, Resource Management, Environmental Science or Law Qualification (post graduate level is preferred but not essential)
  • 10 years + relevant experience within private practise, public sector or an inhouse planning role
  • Strong technical planning and resource consent capability within the RMA

To express an interest in this opportunity, send your resume and covering letter to Rebekah Jenkins at rebekah.jenkins@mitchelldaysh.co.nz or call for a confidential discussion on 021 470 098.

Looking for damn good Consultants

Are you an experienced consultant/resource management planner looking to make your mark? Do you have the enthusiasm to drive the continuous development of a business that offers something different?

We have an opportunity for a Resource Management Consultant to join our established teams located in Dunedin, Napier and Hamilton.

Mitchell Daysh is a specialist environmental consultancy with a presence in every region nationally. We provide specialist advice around complex planning and resource management issues and are involved in interesting projects of all scales for a range of dynamic clients. Our culture and the quality of our team sets us apart – we boast many of New Zealand’s most respected, knowledgeable and innovative professionals and all our staff get their hands dirty and work closely on projects, forging long term partnerships with clients.

This is a fast paced, high productivity, deadline-based business so we are looking for someone who thrives in this kind of environment and will the enjoy the challenges of this busy role.

You will need to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Planning, Resource Management, Environmental Science or Law Qualification (post graduate level is preferred but not essential)
  • 5 years + relevant experience within private practise, public sector or an inhouse planning role (however if you are good enough you are experienced enough, so while we are not looking for grads if you back yourself get in touch)
  • Strong technical planning and resource consent capability within the RMA

To express an interest in this opportunity, send your resume and covering letter to Rebekah Jenkins at rebekah.jenkins@mitchelldaysh.co.nz or call for a confidential discussion on 021 470 098.