Sustainability & Development Officer

  • Queenstown, New Zealand
  • Jun 04, 2024
Part-Time Housing and Homelessness Services

Job Description

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Supporting the design and project management functions of QLCHT’s residential housing projects.
  • Monitor and report on asset management across the portfolio.
  • Drive sustainability initiatives, both in the ‘built environment’ and QLCHTs internal organisation processes and management reporting.
  • Monitor various sustainability initiatives, funding opportunities and reporting requirements.


Skills and experience

  • Experience and understanding of residential construction, house design and project management.
  • Demonstrated experience in sustainability, along with an understanding of embodied carbon, carbon emissions and carbon reporting.
  • Experience in the implementation of sustainability change and process improvement.
  • Understanding of the resource consent and environmental planning experience helpful.
  • Experience in Homestar, universal design and use of OSM methodologies advantageous.


Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

Job Summary

This is a new role for a property professional with a drive for sustainability and building innovative, affordable housing.


$75k – $95k FTE (pro-rated for 25-30 hours pw)

How to apply


Not for Profit

Cause (Sustainable Development Goals)

Good Health and Wellbeing, Affordable and Clean Energy, Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure, Reduced Inequalities, Sustainable Cities and Communities, Other

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