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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 who are currently residing in New Zealand.

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Total Record(s): 11

Team Leader - Environmental Health

If you enjoy being part of a collaborative team and have a passion for continuous improvement of environmental health services and standards we are keen to hear from you!

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5352230 | Closing Date: 14 Feb 2021

Consent Planner - Natural Resources

We offer a friendly and supportive working environment that will allow you to advance your professional career profile while also providing flexibility to achieve a successful work life balance.

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5350115 | Closing Date: 14 Feb 2021

Environmental Monitoring Officer

Do you have at least 3 years' experience collecting hydrological and other environmental data?

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5341979 | Closing Date: 07 Feb 2021

Building Officer - Compliance

This is a fabulous opportunity to join a performance and values-based organisation that invests in the development of its people.

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5340077 | Closing Date: 07 Feb 2021

Building Technical Officer - Processing

This is an integral role within our Building Assurance team, responsible for assessment and process ...

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5339912 | Closing Date: 04 Feb 2021

Assistant Finance Officer (Fixed Term)

Kick off the new year with this seven month fixed term (parental leave cover) opportunity to gain experience and develop your skills in a large finance department!

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5336735 | Closing Date: 27 Jan 2021

Team Leader - Building Consents

We are looking to build on our existing strengths and are on the hunt for the right person to take over the leadership of our Building Consents team responsible for processing around 1800 consents annually.

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5335163 | Closing Date: 08 Feb 2021

Digital Workplace Engineer

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

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5315459 | Closing Date: 31 Jan 2021

Value Stream Analyst

Looking for the best of both worlds? Want to be in an influential, hands-on Information Services role but also live in the Tasman District and enjoy the climate and lifestyle on offer in this region?

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5315420 | Closing Date: 29 Jan 2021

Senior Resource Scientist - Land & Soil

Are you an experienced Resource Scientist, with a desire to use science to manage and protect our District's environment?

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5326523 | Closing Date: 31 Jan 2021

Applications Specialist (SharePoint)

Are you a SharePoint Whizz looking for a change?

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5315657 | Closing Date: 27 Jan 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.

This year we 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.