Assistant Customs Officers

Assistant Customs Officers

Listed: Sep 10, 2021
Contract – full-time
Closing: Oct 10, 2021
Canterbury / Timaru
Other

We’re looking for Assistant Customs Officers (Maritime) to work at the Port of Timaru on a fixed term contract basis until 30th June 2022.


You'll be helping protect New Zealand's maritime border by providing advice, assistance, support and direction to crew, passengers and all persons working in port operations in order to reduce the risk of COVID-19 entering Aotearoa via ports and marinas.


What you'll be doing | He aha tau e mahi ana . . .



  • Working across a 24/7 roster, monitoring ports via physical patrols, CCTV and other systems

  • Interacting with vessel crew and passengers – questioning and identifying any non-compliance with the Maritime Order

  • Informing and advising crew, passengers and port workers of the Maritime Border Order requirements should non-compliance be detected or suspected

  • Issuing infringement notices where breaches of the Maritime Border Order have occurred

  • Fostering cooperative relationships with stakeholders, agencies and colleagues to achieve Customs’ objectives


You’ll need to be physically fit and able to sit, stand and walk around for long periods of time.


To find out more, and apply online, please visit our careers site: https://careers.customs.govt.nz