Do you have what it takes to join our team?

Wairoa district, the ‘Outdoors Capital of Aotearoa’, is home to Te Urewera and the legendary Lake Waikaremoana, as well as the magnificent Mahia Peninsula – famed for its beaches and surfing.
The Wairoa District Council exists so that residents and visitors alike can enjoy the community in which they live and visit, supported by local decision-making to promote the social, economic, environmental and cultural well-being of the Wairoa District in the present and for the future.  As an employer, we believe that our employees are our most important asset so as part of our team, you will receive ongoing training, mentoring and support. Our vision for our district and the mission for our organisation are underpinned by Wairoa District Council's commitment to our fundamental core values:
Our Mission

Connected Communities

Desirable Lifestyles

Treasured Environments‚Äč

Our Values

Communication, Customer First, Innovation and Excellence,
Valuing Employees and Partnerships, Visionary Leadership.

We are a Council that appreciates the value of quality communications across all operational areas and working for us will see you enjoy variety, challenge and the opportunity to be part of a fantastic rural community.
Click the "Wairoa. You're Invited" image below to view our Live in Wairoa flyer:
Applying for a Job at Wairoa District Council
When you apply for a job at the Wairoa District Council, you will increase your chances of being short-listed for a position by:
  • Ensuring you have read and understood the Position Description
  • Know what tasks you would be expected to do
  • Know what sort of behaviour would be expected of you
  • Know who you would report to
  • Know what qualifications are required
  • Know what knowledge and experience you would be expected to bring to the job
  • Ensuring that you address the Key Result Areas in the Position Description within your application
"The Wairoa District Council is an equal opportunities employer."