Work for Us

​Welcome to Ashburton District Council

If you're interested in joining a dynamic local government organisation that offers its people rewarding and varied opportunities, we'd really like to hear from you.

We provide services and support to one of New Zealand's fastest growing and thriving communities. With a fast paced and changing community, we have an array of interesting projects and initiatives going on. With a diverse and passionate workforce of 230 employees spanning all Council activities, we're dedicated to delivering only the best to our community.

Joining Ashburton District Council will not only give you the chance to make your mark within our organisation, it will also enable you to contribute to Ashburton District becoming a better place to work, live and do business.

Working in a friendly atmosphere, you'll be supported and encouraged to enhance and further your career. 

Our values are all about doing what's right, making things happen and working as one team so if we sound like the type of organisation you want to join, I encourage you to get in touch with us.

Hamish Riach

Employment Opportunities

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Working at Council

What you can expect when working at Ashburton District Council



As a place to work, Ashburton District Council has a lot to offer

Recruitment Process

How our People and Capability team manage the recruitment process