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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 who are currently residing in New Zealand.

Total Record(s): 4

Building Support Officer

The Tasman region is thriving and we require an experienced administrator to compliment our busy Building Support Team. Does this sound like you? Apply today!

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5295773 | Closing Date: 09 Dec 2020

Building Technical Officer - Processing

We put all our energy into providing peace of mind through the delivery of quality building consent and inspection services across the Tasman District!

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5294252 | Closing Date: 08 Dec 2020

Project Manager (two roles)

Fantastic opportunity to manage some of Council's diverse range of infrastructure and corporate projects.

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5282543 | Closing Date: 08 Dec 2020

Consent Planners/Officers - Land Use

Resource consent processing background? Several exciting opportunities available for Consent Planners/Consent Officers. Permanent - Full Time. Takaka and Motueka or Richmond.

Location: Richmond | Job ID: 5284211 | Closing Date: 08 Dec 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 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.