Senior Leadership Team
The Mayor and District Councillors employ the Chief Executive who, in turn, manages Council staff. The Chief Executive heads a team of Directors, each of whom manages key areas.
Council staff provide the elected Council with policy advice and implement policies under the direction of the Chief Executive. The staff initiate methods and means of achieving the goals to implement the policies set down by Council.
Position: Director - Environmental Services
Areas: Bylaws, Planning, Resource Consents, Monitoring, Building Control, Environmental Health, Hazardous Substances, Liquor Licensing, Animal Control, General Inspections, Parking Control.
Position: Director - Assets
Areas: Roading, Water Supply, Wastewater, Stormwater, Solid Waste, Parks and Reserves, Sports Fields, Council Properties and the Holiday Park.
Position: Director - Community Services
Areas: Community Development, Economic Development, Service Centre, Information Centre, Library, Aquatic Services, Promotions, Communication, Administration, Events.
Position: Director - Corporate Services
Areas: Rating, Accounting, Financial, Reporting, Treasury, Debt Collection, Records Management, Information Technology.