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): 6

Lifeguards and Lifeguard Supervisor

Do you thrive working within the community as part of a team to deliver high quality results? The Council is currently seeking applications for Lifeguards and a Lifeguard Supervisor.

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 5169902 | Closing Date: 26 Aug 2020



Library Customer Service Assistants

The Waimakariri District Council is seeking to appoint Library Customer Service Assistants (x3) for our District Libraries based in Kaiapoi and Rangiora. These part time, permanent contracts offer motivated candidates the opportunity to experience a challenging work environment where our staff make a difference.

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 5158727 | Closing Date: 16 Aug 2020



Summer Intern Engineer(s) (Fixed Term) - Civil/3 Waters

The Council is seeking up to two Summer Intern Engineers to work within the Project Delivery Unit, based in Rangiora. The Project Delivery Unit provides asset management and engineering planning, design, delivery and development consultancy services to the Utilities and Roading Department and the wider Council.

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 5154398 | Closing Date: 23 Aug 2020



Health, Safety & Quality Manager

Do you have extensive experience in the health safety and wellbeing industry and a passion to share your knowledge with others? Do you love building partnerships with people and communities? Join our team now!

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 5153978 | Closing Date: 16 Aug 2020



Land Development Engineer

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated, skilled and experienced engineer to join a progressive and customer-focused Council. This is a permanent term full-time position with the responsibility of providing land development engineering delivery in a long-term sustainable manner.

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 5154251 | Closing Date: 16 Aug 2020



Graduate Engineer

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and skilled engineer to join a progressive and customer-focused Council. This is a permanent full-time position with the responsibility of providing hydraulic modelling, asset management, and project delivery in a long-term sustainable manner. We currently have some exciting projects underway in where

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 5154095 | Closing Date: 16 Aug 2020