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Make a difference with your next career move

Thanks for your interest in working for the Tasman District Council. All applications for our current vacancies are captured online – simply click on the role that’s of interest to you, and then hit the ‘Apply Now’ button. You’ll also find the job description for the role there too.

If you’ve made the decision to apply, you’ll need to complete the application form and attach copies of your CV and cover letter. So have those prepared in advance to make things easier – saved as a PDF is best.

Please note: At this time we are only considering applicants who are New Zealand citizens or permanent residents.

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Total Record(s): 8

Consent Planner - Natural Resources

Are you an environmental planner, ready to take the next step in your career. We are a Unitary Authority managing both Dist ...

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5400740 | Closing Date: 05 Apr 2021

Building Technical Officer/Trainee Building Technical Officer

 This is a fabulous opportunity to join a performance and values-based organisati ...

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5398043 | Closing Date: 05 Apr 2021

Senior Revenue Accountant

Are you a ratings whizz looking for a change?

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5393183 | Closing Date: 21 Mar 2021

Environmental Monitoring Officer

Do you have industry experience collecting hydrological and other environmental data?

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5379680 | Closing Date: 21 Mar 2021

Senior Resource Scientist/Resource Scientist - Soils/Land Use

Are you an experienced Resource Scientist or a land use manager with a soils history and a desire to ...

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5390378 | Closing Date: 24 Mar 2021

Digital Workplace Engineer

Are you an IT systems and infrastructure guru looking for a change?

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5386739 | Closing Date: 16 Mar 2021

Building Officer - Compliance

This is a hands-on role responsible for conducting timely building compliance inspections and taking appropriate actions where non-compliance issues are identified under the Building Act. Join us today.

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5383229 | Closing Date: 14 Mar 2021

Team Leader - Building Consents

People are attracted to our unique environment to experience life beyond the ordinary, will you be one of them?

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5383217 | Closing Date: 17 Mar 2021

Other career opportunities

Summer students

Every year we employ a number of Summer Students across the Council, to work for a period of 12-16 weeks over the summer months (mid-November to February). Recruitment for Summer Students begins in early July. All applications must be submitted online via the vacancy on our Vacancies page between 1 July and 31 July each year.

We typically have vacancies in Engineering Services, Environmental Policy, Environmental Information (Hydrology, Resource Science and Biosecurity), and Regulatory (Compliance Monitoring and Harbourmaster).


  • Why Tasman?

    Climate and lifestyle are two of the major factors for people choosing to live and work in the Tasman District. Building great communities through employing great people. Will you be one of them?

  • What's in it for you?

    Ample learning and development opportunities, flexible working options and a benefits package to suit your preferences - just some of the reasons to join our team.

  • Meet the team

    Knowing about the people you are going to be working with is a critical part of selecting your next job – we understand that. So, come and meet some of the people in our team.