Your Auckland Council

Tō Kaunihera o Tāmaki Makaurau

Why join us?

He aha e hono mai ai ki a mātou?

A career at Auckland Council offers endless possibilities to impact Auckland

Ko te mahi i Te Kaunihera o Tāmaki Makaurau he angitutanga mutunga kore hei whakaaweawe i a Tāmaki Makaurau

Auckland Council is one of the most diverse organisations in New Zealand. Right now, we are working on large-scale projects across our thriving region that are creating the future of our city.

From parks, law, engineering and environmental services, urban design, planning though to finance and chartered accountancy, ICT, human resources, strategy and governance – we offer endless possibilities to take your career further.

As an Auckland Council graduate or intern you’ll get the chance to gain experience in a complex, large organisation with endless possibilities to get involved with real projects and enjoy challenging and meaningful work.

As part of our commitment to youth employment, we offer a two year graduate rotational programme, as well as a paid three month internship for students in relevant degree programmes.

With annual graduate and intern intakes across Auckland Council, you will not only be gaining valuable experience, but making a real difference towards shaping Auckland into a world-class city.

Making a real difference to the lives of Aucklanders

We believe that it’s our talented people who make our region a better place to live, work and play.

We’re looking for passionate, talented people who genuinely want to make a difference to Aucklanders.

We have a bold vision: for Auckland to be a world-class city. It is a vision that unites us and drives our 9,500 employees to deliver world-class services and experiences every day for our 1.5 million Aucklanders.

We value our people

At Auckland Council, we believe that taking care of Auckland starts and ends with taking care of our people. This is at the core of everything we do.

As an employer, we want to acknowledge and support employee performance, their contribution and the value they add to our organisation.

Our employee benefits, well-being programmes, good employer initiatives and staff discounts include a variety of packages, offerings and support services.

My focus is

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Auckland Emergency Management (AEM) Graduate

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As an AEM Graduate, you will be a part of a team that develops and maintains an effective capacity across the 4 R’s – Reduction, Readiness, Response and Recovery, as outlined in the Civil Defense Emergency Act (2002).

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1 job available

Community Facilities Graduate

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As a Community Facilities Graduate, you’ll contribute to activities and projects that assist in providing a lifecycle approach to asset solutions, building, maintaining and renewing Auckland’s facilities.

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1 job available

Legal Graduate

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As a Legal Services Graduate, you’ll work both independently and within a team, gaining experience across commercial, enforcement, property, litigation, regulatory, and public law.

Position Description

1 job available

People & Performance Graduate

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As a People and Performance Graduate, you’ll gain experience in a range of areas including business partnerships, employment relations, people operations, health safety and well being, recruitment and talent, strategy and capability, and digital and transformation.

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Finance Graduate

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Rotating through key functional teams, you’ll enjoy a broad mix of on-the-job learning and have the opportunity to work on a range of projects and contribute to relevant activities.

Position Description

2 jobs available

Waste Solutions Graduate

Role not yet Available

As a Waste Solutions Graduate, you’ll provide support to a range of environmental services and programmes to deliver the Zero Waste aspirations of the Waste Management and Minimisation Plan.

Position Description

Development Programme Office (DPO) Graduate

Role not yet Available

As the DPO Graduate, you’ll be involved in the planning, management and execution of complex infrastructure projects, providing input into developing business cases, monitoring, executing and coordinating projects. You’ll have the opportunity to get stuck into some significant and challenging work that has a direct impact on the future of Auckland.

Position Description

2 jobs available

Panuku Graduate – Project Management

Role not yet Available

Panuku’s vision is “Shaping spaces for Aucklanders to Love”. As a Panuku Graduate you’ll be involved in projects that rejuvenate urban Auckland, from small projects that refresh a site or building, right through to major transformations of town centres.

Position Description

 

Panuku Graduate – Property Management

Role not yet Available

Panuku’s vision is “Shaping spaces for Aucklanders to Love”. As a Panuku Graduate you’ll be involved in projects that rejuvenate urban Auckland, from small projects that refresh a site or building, right through to major transformations of town centres.

Position Description

1 job available

People & Performance Graduate

Role not yet Available

As a People and Performance Graduate, you’ll gain experience in a range of areas including business partnerships, employment relations, people operations, health safety and well being, recruitment and talent, strategy and capability, and digital and transformation.

Position Description

1 job available

Strategy Graduate – Regional Facilities Auckland

Role not yet Available

As a part of Regional Facilities Auckland’s Strategy team, you will work on initiatives that align RFA and its divisions (from Auckland Live to New Zealand Maritime Museum) with the wider council group, to create rewarding visitor experiences for Auckland.

1 job available

Community Facilities Graduate

Role not yet Available

As a Community Facilities Graduate, you’ll contribute to activities and projects that assist in providing a lifecycle approach to asset solutions, building, maintaining and renewing Auckland’s facilities.

Position Description

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Community Facilities Graduate

Role not yet Available

As a Community Facilities Graduate, you’ll contribute to activities and projects that assist in providing a lifecycle approach to asset solutions, building, maintaining and renewing Auckland’s facilities.

Position Description

0 jobs available

2 jobs available

Waste Solutions Graduate

Role not yet Available

As a Waste Solutions Graduate, you’ll provide support to a range of environmental services and programmes to deliver the Zero Waste aspirations of the Waste Management and Minimisation Plan.

Position Description

Development Programme Office (DPO) Graduate

Role not yet Available

As the DPO Graduate, you’ll be involved in the planning, management and execution of complex infrastructure projects, providing input into developing business cases, monitoring, executing and coordinating projects. You’ll have the opportunity to get stuck into some significant and challenging work that has a direct impact on the future of Auckland.

Position Description

2 jobs available

Environmental Health Graduate

Role not yet Available

As an Environmental Health Graduate,  you will gain a broad range of environmental health experience and have the opportunity to contribute to projects, such as developing initiatives to fill knowledge gaps in the community through education.

Position Description

Building Consents Graduate

Role not yet Available

Assisting in a variety of areas including site inspections, complaint investigations and promoting safe work practices, you will gain valuable knowledge and experience in the monitoring of building work.

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1 job available

Community Facilities Graduate

Role not yet Available

As a Community Facilities Graduate, you’ll contribute to activities and projects that assist in providing a lifecycle approach to asset solutions, building, maintaining and renewing Auckland’s facilities.

Position Description

2 jobs available

Environmental Health Graduate

Role not yet Available

As an Environmental Health Graduate,  you will gain a broad range of environmental health experience and have the opportunity to contribute to projects, such as developing initiatives to fill knowledge gaps in the community through education.

Position Description

Building Consents Graduate

Role not yet Available

Assisting in a variety of areas including site inspections, complaint investigations and promoting safe work practices, you will gain valuable knowledge and experience in the monitoring of building work.

Position Description

1 job available

Engineering Graduate

Role not yet Available

Working within key teams, you’ll enjoy on-the-job learning, be involved in key engineering projects and build relevant engineering competencies.

Position Description

Additional Information

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2 jobs available

Waste Solutions Graduate

Role not yet Available

As a Waste Solutions Graduate, you’ll provide support to a range of environmental services and programmes to deliver the Zero Waste aspirations of the Waste Management and Minimisation Plan.

Position Description

Development Programme Office (DPO) Graduate

Role not yet Available

As the DPO Graduate, you’ll be involved in the planning, management and execution of complex infrastructure projects, providing input into developing business cases, monitoring, executing and coordinating projects. You’ll have the opportunity to get stuck into some significant and challenging work that has a direct impact on the future of Auckland.

Position Description

1 job available

Strategy Graduate – Regional Facilities Auckland

Role not yet Available

As a part of Regional Facilities Auckland’s Strategy team, you will work on initiatives that align RFA and its divisions (from Auckland Live to New Zealand Maritime Museum) with the wider council group, to create rewarding visitor experiences for Auckland.

0 jobs available

1 job available

People & Performance Graduate

Role not yet Available

As a People and Performance Graduate, you’ll gain experience in a range of areas including business partnerships, employment relations, people operations, health safety and well being, recruitment and talent, strategy and capability, and digital and transformation.

Position Description

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1 job available

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Graduate

Role not yet Available

As an ICT graduate, you will rotate through key functional teams and experience a mixture of allocated work and on-the-job learning.

Position Description

2 jobs available

Environmental Health Graduate

Role not yet Available

As an Environmental Health Graduate,  you will gain a broad range of environmental health experience and have the opportunity to contribute to projects, such as developing initiatives to fill knowledge gaps in the community through education.

Position Description

Building Consents Graduate

Role not yet Available

Assisting in a variety of areas including site inspections, complaint investigations and promoting safe work practices, you will gain valuable knowledge and experience in the monitoring of building work.

Position Description

1 job available

Engineering Graduate

Role not yet Available

Working within key teams, you’ll enjoy on-the-job learning, be involved in key engineering projects and build relevant engineering competencies.

Position Description

Additional Information

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1 job available

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Graduate

Role not yet Available

As an ICT graduate, you will rotate through key functional teams and experience a mixture of allocated work and on-the-job learning.

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3 jobs available

Compliance Monitoring Intern

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Here, you’ll look after look after many aspects that affect Aucklanders from the food we eat to assessing buildings, consenting applications, engineering input and granting permits and licenses.

Position Description

Summer Compliance Intern

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Here, you will be patrolling our popular parks, reserves and beaches to help enforce Auckland’s bylaws on freedom camping and dogs.

Position Description

Building Consents Intern

Role not yet Available

Here, you will gain an understanding of the standard and quality of documentation that is required in order to accept building consents at lodgement. You will also spend time onsite with a building inspector.

Position Description

1 job available

Engineering Intern

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Here, you gain tangible work-experience in Regulatory Services and Infrastructure & Environmental Services to gain kick-start your Engineering Career.

Position Description

Additional Information

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1 job available

Planning Intern

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Here, you’ll develop and refine your skills within our Chief Planning Office that provides assistance and professional expertise in many aspects of planning and Regulatory Services.

Position Description – Plans and Places

Position Description – Resource Consents Support

1 job available

Communications (Environmental Services) Intern

Role not yet Available

Here, you’ll work in our Infrastructure & Environmental Services department who improve environmental outcomes and demonstrate how these are integral to the delivery of Māori wellbeing, community wellbeing and an improved economy.

 

Position Description

3 jobs available

Compliance Monitoring Intern

Role not yet Available

Here, you’ll look after look after many aspects that affect Aucklanders from the food we eat to assessing buildings, consenting applications, engineering input and granting permits and licenses.

Position Description

Summer Compliance Intern

Role not yet Available

Here, you will be patrolling our popular parks, reserves and beaches to help enforce Auckland’s bylaws on freedom camping and dogs.

Position Description

Building Consents Intern

Role not yet Available

Here, you will gain an understanding of the standard and quality of documentation that is required in order to accept building consents at lodgement. You will also spend time onsite with a building inspector.

Position Description

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0 jobs available

1 job available

Communications (Environmental Services) Intern

Role not yet Available

Here, you’ll work in our Infrastructure & Environmental Services department who improve environmental outcomes and demonstrate how these are integral to the delivery of Māori wellbeing, community wellbeing and an improved economy.

 

Position Description

0 jobs available

1 job available

People & Performance Intern

Role not yet Available

Our people are at the heart of everything we do. Here you’ll be involved in projects that drive a high-performing culture and back our people to deliver for Aucklanders.

Position Description

0 jobs available

0 jobs available

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0 jobs available

1 job available

Planning Intern

Role not yet Available

Here, you’ll develop and refine your skills within our Chief Planning Office that provides assistance and professional expertise in many aspects of planning and Regulatory Services.

Position Description – Plans and Places

Position Description – Resource Consents Support

0 jobs available

2 jobs available

Arts, Community and Events (Youth Development) Intern

Role not yet Available

Here you’ll have the opportunity working with Local Board Youth programme and take community actions and help develop a youth/child action framework.

Position Description

Communications (Active Recreation) Intern

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Here you’ll be at the frontline of developing your communication and marketing skills. Working directly with the change manager, you will be assisting in the creation and delivery of new internal frameworks.

Position Description

0 jobs available

1 job available

People & Performance Intern

Role not yet Available

Our people are at the heart of everything we do. Here you’ll be involved in projects that drive a high-performing culture and back our people to deliver for Aucklanders.

Position Description

0 jobs available

Find a role in these departments

0 jobs available

3 jobs available

Compliance Monitoring Intern

Role not yet Available

Here, you’ll look after look after many aspects that affect Aucklanders from the food we eat to assessing buildings, consenting applications, engineering input and granting permits and licenses.

Position Description

Summer Compliance Intern

Role not yet Available

Here, you will be patrolling our popular parks, reserves and beaches to help enforce Auckland’s bylaws on freedom camping and dogs.

Position Description

Building Consents Intern

Role not yet Available

Here, you will gain an understanding of the standard and quality of documentation that is required in order to accept building consents at lodgement. You will also spend time onsite with a building inspector.

Position Description

1 job available

Engineering Intern

Role not yet Available

Here, you gain tangible work-experience in Regulatory Services and Infrastructure & Environmental Services to gain kick-start your Engineering Career.

Position Description

Additional Information

Find a role in these departments

1 job available

Communications (Environmental Services) Intern

Role not yet Available

Here, you’ll work in our Infrastructure & Environmental Services department who improve environmental outcomes and demonstrate how these are integral to the delivery of Māori wellbeing, community wellbeing and an improved economy.

 

Position Description

0 jobs available

0 jobs available

1 job available

People & Performance Intern

Role not yet Available

Our people are at the heart of everything we do. Here you’ll be involved in projects that drive a high-performing culture and back our people to deliver for Aucklanders.

Position Description

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0 jobs available

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2 jobs available

Auckland Design Office – Design Review Intern

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Here, you will work in our Auckland Design Office to reviews major Private Sector resource consents and developments as well as overseeing a range of Urban Design Panels. You will also works to ensure quality urban design outcomes across all of Auckland outside of the city centre.

Position Description

Auckland Design Office – Design Strategy Intern

Role not yet Available

Here, you will work in our Auckland Design Office to reviews major Private Sector resource consents and developments as well as overseeing a range of Urban Design Panels. You will also works to ensure quality urban design outcomes across all of Auckland outside of the city centre.

Position Description