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Planner/Scheduler Jobs

Planner/Scheduler Jobs

How to Enter

To become a Planner/Scheduler within the Civil Infrastructure industry, most New Zealand employers expect candidates to hold a Bachelor or Master of Planning, a Bachelor or Master of Resource and Environmental Planning or a Master of Environmental Policy.

Typical Responsibilities

The typical job responsibilities of a Planner/Schedule can include any of the following:

  • Planning buildings, streets, car parks, recreational parks, reserves, facilities and utilities

  • Analysing the development of residential, environmental and commercial areas

  • Researching and reporting the effects of proposed developments, particularly on the environment

  • Collecting and analysing social, environmental and economic data

  • Presenting reports to Government, local councils, companies and clients


Planners/Schedulers can progress their careers by moving into more specialist or senior-level roles within the Civil Infrastructure or Planning and Surveying industries, such as specialising in Town, Urban or Recreational Planning, or even Policy Administration.

Salary Range

61K – 103K per annum (NZD)