Careers

Current Vacancies

The Waimakariri District offers a wide range of recreational and lifestyle opportunities and is a very desirable location, being less than 30 minutes’ drive from Christchurch.

The Council has become an 'employer of choice', where employees can develop in a professional sense and have fun achieving their career goals. Find out some of the benefits of working for the Waimakariri District Council on our Employee Benefits page.

If you’d like to learn more about any of our current vacancies, please click on the links below.



Total Record(s): 5

Construction Management Engineer

This role will suit a qualified surveyor or technician and ideally applicants should have experience in surveying, draughting, civil engineering design principles, and construction techniques.

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 4649582



Geospatial Analyst/Developer Fixed Term Contract (2 Years)

We have an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, innovative and forward thinking individual to join our Geospatial Team on a fixed term contract for 2 years.

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 4645676 | Closing Date: 26 Apr 2019



Payroll Officer

The successful applicant will support the Payroll Supervisor by completing all tasks associated with the preparation of our pay cycle. Having a good understanding of Employment Legislations and knowledge of Technology One would be an advantage.

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 4644209



Governance Team Leader

This position involves being the primary contact for one Community Board and having an overview of three other Community Boards; providing on-going training and support to elected members and staff.

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 4644116



Policy Planner (Intermediate or Senior level)

Waimakariri District Council is seeking an experienced Policy Planner at an Intermediate or Senior level. We need someone who shares our community based values to contribute to the development of our District Plan Review.

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 4641758 | Closing Date: 28 Apr 2019