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

Human Resources Administrator

Exciting opportunity for a Human Resources Administrator to join our HR Team in this part-time position, 30 hours a week. Reporting to the HR Manager, you will support all administrative tasks across the HR function for the 28 different business units within the council.

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 5656082 | Closing Date: 03 Oct 2021



Lifeguard Supervisor

The Council is currently seeking applications for a Lifeguard Supervisor based at the Dudley Park Aquatic Centre. You will be working with a team to ensure the comfort, safety and security of our customers while they visit our facilities.

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 5654087 | Closing Date: 03 Oct 2021



Expressions of Interest for Trustee of Enterprise North Canterbury

Enterprise North Canterbury is a Trust established by Waimakariri and Hurunui District Councils with the vision to inspire, attract and retain individuals, businesses and social enterprises to invest in our region.

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 5649050 | Closing Date: 04 Oct 2021



Special Projects Team Leader

Do you have experience in Civil, Water and/or Environmental Engineering techniques? Are you an inquisitive, People & Solutions focused leader? Do you seek the challenges of dealing with a wide variety of engineering matters? Looking for a role where you can have a positive, lasting impact on your community?

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 5649023 | Closing Date: 03 Oct 2021



Project Coordinator - Stimulus and Shovel Ready

The successful applicant will be responsible for providing administrative support including files management, filing & record keeping, organising meetings, and taking minutes. Project coordination will be part of your day-to-day responsibilities.

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 5641049 | Closing Date: 24 Sep 2021



Environmental Services Team Leader

The Waimakariri District Council are looking for an Environmental Services Team Leader to lead our busy and professional Animal Management Officers and General Inspectors who support the Council with regulatory compliance and enforcement across the district.

Location: Rangiora | Job ID: 5634632 | Closing Date: 28 Sep 2021