Auckland Council Kickstart Your Career: Opportunities to Shape Your City

Auckland Council

Auckland Council is not just the governing body of New Zealand’s largest city; it’s a dynamic employer with diverse career paths, a commitment to its community, and a drive for innovation. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or just starting your journey, Auckland Council offers exciting opportunities to contribute to a thriving and sustainable future.

Why Choose Auckland Council?

  • Diverse Career Paths: From urban planning and environmental science to engineering, community development, and creative roles, Auckland Council offers a wide range of career possibilities to match your interests and skills.
  • Impactful Work: Your work at Auckland Council directly impacts the lives of Aucklanders. You’ll contribute to projects that enhance the city’s infrastructure, protect its natural environment, and enrich its cultural landscape.
  • Work-Life Balance: Auckland Council values its employees’ well-being and offers flexible work arrangements, competitive benefits, and a supportive work environment.
  • Professional Development: The council invests in its employees’ growth through ongoing training, mentorship programs, and opportunities for advancement.
  • Community-Focused: Auckland Council is committed to building strong communities and creating a vibrant and inclusive city for all.

Job Opportunities at Auckland Council:

Auckland Council is continually seeking talented individuals to join its team. Current job openings span a wide range of areas, including:

  • Planning and Design: Shape the city’s future through urban planning, landscape architecture, and infrastructure projects.
  • Environmental Management: Protect Auckland’s natural resources, biodiversity, and waterways.
  • Community Services: Provide essential services to residents, such as libraries, parks, and recreational facilities.
  • Engineering and Infrastructure: Design and maintain the city’s roads, bridges, water systems, and public transport.
  • Arts and Culture: Support Auckland’s vibrant arts scene and cultural heritage.
  • Corporate Services: Contribute to the council’s efficient operation through finance, HR, IT, and communications.

How to Find and Apply for Jobs:

To explore the current job opportunities at Auckland Council,  there are lists of jobs below, click on your desired jobs and apply


  • Team Member | Recreation Assistant – Birkenhead Pool and Leisure Centre
  • Gallery Assistant | Papakura Art Gallery
  •  Team Member | Glenfield Pool and Leisure Centre
  • Pou Takawaenga
  • Keeper – Multi Team
  •  Gallery Assistant (Fresh Gallery)
  •  Head of Platforms
  •  Team Leader Regulatory Support
  •  Fitness Consultant | Stanmore Bay Pool and Leisure Centre
  •  Holiday Park Assistant
  •  Animal Shelter Officer – Silverdale Animal Shelter
  •  Programme Manager
  • Alcohol Licensing Inspector – Central Team
  • Senior Data Lead – Analytics Automation
  • Animal Shelter Officer – Henderson Animal Shelter
  • Fitness Team Member | Takapuna
  •  Volunteering & Programmes Team Manager
  •  Senior Legal Counsel
  • Election Programme Manager
  • Animal Shelter Officer – Manukau Animal Shelter
  • Senior Healthy Waters Specialist
  •  Lifeguard | Papatoetoe Centennial Pool and Leisure Centre
  • Whānau Learning Specialist
  •  Senior Strategist – Growth and Spatial Planning
  • Fitness Consultant
  • Event Planner – Conventions & Expos (Auckland Zoo)
  • Competency & Technical Assessor – Building Control
  •  Librarian
  • Mental Health & Wellbeing Advisor
  •  Senior Ecologist
  • Accounts Receivable Team Member
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Advisor
  • Casual Lifeguard | Manurewa Pool and Leisure Centre
  •  Democracy Advisor
  •  2x Casual Lifeguard Opportunities | Takapuna Pool and Leisure Centre
  •  Housekeeping Attendant
  •  Auckland Council Group – Group Shared Services Board, Independent Chair
  •  Resource Consent Planners, Intermediates & Seniors | Expressions of Interest | Auckland
  • Principal Transport Advisor
  • Kaihautu Hotaka Tupuna Maunga
  •  2x Casual Lifeguard Opportunities | Ōtara Pool and Leisure Centre
  •  Manager Cafe Operations
  •  Claims Officer
  • Customer Service Assistant
  •  Learn to Swim Instructor | West wave
  • Animal Compliance Officer – Central Auckland
  • Grants Coordinator
  •  Learn to Swim Instructor | Glenfield
  •  Lifeguard
  • Programme Coordinator
  • Team Leader Learn to Swim
  •  Community Programme Specialist
  •  Event Services Manager
  • Lead Advisor – Business Planning
  •  Animal Shelter Manager – Manukau
  •  Volunteer Programme Coordinator
  •  Animal Trainer Presenter – Intern
  • Zookeeper – Intern
  •  Senior Wastewater Advisor – Resource Consents
  •  Educator | NZ Maritime Museum
  • Regulatory Support Officer | Expressions of Interest | Albany or Auckland Central
  • Building Surveyor Inspector | Henderson
  • Senior Strategic Project Manager
  • Poutaiao – Rangatahi Projects Advisor

Building a Better Auckland Together

Join Auckland Council and become part of a team dedicated to making Auckland a world-class city. Your skills and passion can help shape a brighter future for all who call Auckland home. For application please visit the official registration page or website ofAuckland Council (

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