Job vacancies

SWDC is small district Council in the beautiful South Wairarapa, compiling of approximately 60 staff.  Its aim is to support the people of Martinborough, Featherston, Greytown and the surrounding area to meet community needs in the areas of Infrastructure, Environment, Planning, and Public Protection.

Building Control Officer – We are seeking someone to join our Building Control team. Located out of our Greytown sub office, you will maintain close ties with our parent office in Martinborough, and report to the Building Manager.

Committee Advisor We are looking for an experienced and capable person to take on this role, which provides a link between the Officers of the Council with its elected members, through providing governance advice and managing public meetings.

Library Assistant – The Wairarapa Library Service (WLS), a joint initiative between South Wairarapa District Council (SWDC) and Carterton District Council (CDC), is recruiting for a Library Assistant to work in our team part time (32 hrs per week) fixed term until 30th June 2022.  More than just liking to read, you’ll ideally have recent library experience, but if not, you’ll be familiar with using computer systems and helping others to use them effectively.  You’ll have an eye for detail, have customer service experience and be genuinely interested in the role of modern public libraries in our communities. 

Environmental Health Officer – We are currently seeking a new team member for our Environmental Services team. This role covers a wide range of responsibilities for food licensing, licensing of Health Act 1956 premises, environmental issues, trade waste, noise monitoring, infectious diseases, bylaws enforcement and ensuring compliance in these areas.

Customer Service Specialist – We are looking for a competent, confident and well-presented person to become part of our amazing team. Your primary role is to be the key point of contact for enquiries coming into Council. This is so much more than the usual customer services team. We want you to pick up a good understanding of all parts of what we do so that you can help respond to queries. 


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