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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.

Total Record(s): 5

Building Support Officer

Join our busy Richmond based Building Support team in this diverse full time, fixed term role.

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5033912 | Closing Date: 03 Mar 2020


Policy Planner/Principal Planner - Environmental Policy

Do you want to develop your policy expertise in a Unitary Authority context? Our district is experiencing high levels of growth, providing Council with a variety of development challenges and opportunities.

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5027237 | Closing Date: 02 Mar 2020


Environmental Monitoring Officer

Do you enjoy working with data and seek a mix of outdoor and office work? We are seeking someone to join our Environmental Monitoring team, responsible for collecting a wide variety of environmental data.

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5026085 | Closing Date: 01 Mar 2020


Senior Coastal Consent Planner

Tasman District Council are looking for someone to be our new coastal consenting expert. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a passionate team who are committed to improving an already vibrant and innovative community.

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5022449 | Closing Date: 26 Feb 2020


Finance Officer - Accounts Receivable and Revenue

Do you want a job where you can add value every day? We are currently looking for a new addition to complement our dedicated Revenue Team.

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5021144 | Closing Date: 26 Feb 2020




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 Vacancies page.

NMIT Student Employment Scholarships

Tasman District Council supports the Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT) Employment Scholarship Scheme to provide young people with a pathway from school to the workplace. The NMIT Employment Scholarship scheme is for business administration students. It works in a similar way to an apprenticeship with students working full or part-time in a business administration role while studying in a supported class for three hours a week at NMIT to gain business administration skills and a qualification at the end of it.

  • 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.