Compliance and Resolutions Officer

at New Zealand Police
Published May 29, 2023
Location Levin, New Zealand
Category Other  
Job Type Full-time  


Compliance and Resolutions Officer New Zealand Police location Manawatu. Salary starting from $62,670.00.

Company description New Zealand Police is working with the community to make New Zealanders be safe and feel safe. With over 13,000 staff, we provide policing services 24 hours a day, every day. We operate by land, sea and air, manage over 860,000 emergency calls a year and are always actively preventing crime and crashes.

We're working towards specific goals and targets that highlight our intent to work collaboratively with iwi and communities, other government sectors and business partners to deliver ‘Our Business' and achieve long-term change. Te Tari Pūreke regulates the Arms Act 1983 and Arms Regulations 1992 to promote and control the safe possession and use of firearms and other weapons. We are modernising how we do this by introducing new ways to improve regulatory outcomes and service experience.

The role of a Compliance & Resolutions Officer is integral in ensuring regulatory and legislative requirements are met by our firearms licence community. The role supports overall regulatory compliance and delivers a high-quality service the public deserve and expect. This is an office-based position, and no firearms experience is required.

Key accountabilities assess licence applications, permits and endorsements. Ensuring licence holders understand their responsibilities through education and intervention in order to improve compliance.

Once trained, understand the application of improvement notices, prescribed conditions, warning letters, temporary suspensions, revocations, and refusals. Providing accurate and information and recommendations. Ensuring compliance activities are completed in a timely, efficient, and effective manner. Maintain accurate, and detailed records.

What you'll bring being part of the Police whānau is about being our best to ensure our communities are safe and feel safe. Whilst we are looking for skills, knowledge, and experience relevant to the role, we also place high importance on your state of mind, the alignment of your values with ours.

Specifically, you will bring good computer and great writing skills. Excellent time management and the ability to work in a busy environment with frequent interruptions. Ability to understand and read New Zealand legislation (once trained ) to do so. The capability to build relationships both internally and externally.

Solid interpersonal skills and self -confidence. Excellent admin skills, a keen eye for detail, and pride in your work. This role is set at Individual Contributor level, this means your key purpose is "to deliver or enable others to deliver Our Business".

About us our mission is to prevent crime and harm through exceptional policing. Our vision is to be the safest country. Our purpose is to ensure everybody can be safe and feel safe.