Jun 122019

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Category: Legal/Compliance
  • Location: Hamilton
  • Date Advertised: 10-JUN-19
  • Job Reference: DOC/100/2214I
  • Job Title: Solicitor, Legal Services Unit, Corporate Services Group, Hamilton
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DOC’s Legal Services Unit is looking for a solicitor with at least +4 years experience in Resource Management Act matters.  

While the focus of the position is on RMA matters, knowledge of or interest in Treaty of Waitangi and administrative law issues would also be useful.

The position will be based in Hamilton and the solicitor will work alongside other solicitors in the wider team on RMA matters.

We’re looking for a team player who enjoys collaboration and is also capable of working on their own and on a variety of issues.


Full time, flexible working hours and part time hours considered.

Eligibility to work in New Zealand is mandatory, including a valid work visa covering the whole period of employment if applying internationally.


Please apply online via the DOC Careers CentreApplications must include:

  • a cover letter;
  • CV; and
  • evidence of the required capabilities as set out in the role description.  Please ensure that you give examples as to how you have demonstrated or could demonstrate these capabilities. Note: This is an important part of your application.


For any queries, please contact Ash McCrone,, quoting vacancy 100/2214.


Applications close at 5pm, Monday 1 July 2019.

DOC is committed to diversity in its workforce and an inclusive workplace culture.

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