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Due to the government announcement regarding COVID-19 restrictions throughout New Zealand, all recruitment will be deferred for the forseeable future. We will be in contact with any applicants when business is able to resume. Thank you for your understanding.


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): 4

Building Support Officer

Want a job where you can add value every day? The Tasman region is thriving and we require an experienced administrator to complement our busy Building Support Team.

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5067995 | Closing Date: 30 Apr 2020

Administation Officer - Property Services

Behind any great team there is an even greater administrator. We currently have a vacancy that will provide the opportunity for you to shine.

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5062139 | Closing Date: 30 Apr 2020

Customer Services Officer - Motueka

Are you an energetic and enthusiastic individual committed to providing excellent customer service? If yes, then this role is for you.

Location: Motueka | Job ID: 5058950 | Closing Date: 30 Apr 2020

Senior Coastal Consent Planner

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a passionate team who are committed to improving an already vibrant and innovative community. Great salary on offer, including relocation assistance and a customisable benefits package.

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5058980 | Closing Date: 30 Apr 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.