Training Advisor

Location: Wellington
Job Type: Full-time
Specialisation: Education & Training
Reference: 52117
  • Water industry
  • Wellington CBD
  • Supportive team

The Company
Water New Zealand is a national not-for-profit sector organisation comprising approximately 1900 corporate and individual members in New Zealand and overseas. Water New Zealand is the principal voice for the water sector, focusing on the sustainable management and promotion of the water environment and encompassing the three waters; drinking water, waste and storm waters.

The Role
Represent Water New Zealand in changes to the vocational education system and communicate these changes to the sector. This will require the Training Advisor to build relationships with external stakeholders, including the new Construction and Infrastructure Workforce Development Council. Implementing a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) scheme for operators as well as managing the member database and enrolments is also a pivotal part of this role. Knowledge of NZQA standards and systems is ideal but knowledge of the water industry is essential.


  • Advise and educate external stakeholders
  • Implement a CPD scheme
  • Manage member database and enrolments

Skills & Experience

  • NZ water industry knowledge
  • NZQA standards and systems understanding
  • Excellent relationship skills
  • Competent written and oral communication
  • Ability to multitask productively

What’s on Offer?
Join a supportive team in an Association focusing on the sustainable management and promotion of the water environment.

How to Apply?
If this role sounds like you, apply to Ingrid by clicking on the Apply button now. Please direct all applications to Ingrid at Kinetic. Direct applications to New Zealand Water will not be considered.