Job Vacancies

e offer an environment where our staff are proud of the part they play in making the Gore District a great place to live and work.

To discover what the Gore District has to offer go to or we have this handy brochure with information about the Gore District [PDF, 3.2 MB]

Find out why a career in local government is for you here.

How to apply for a job

You can apply for any of our vacancies online by filling in the application form provided. You should include a current CV.

You can also apply by downloading the application form and filling it in. It can then be either emailed to our Human Resources/Administration Manager Susan Jones at or posted to us at PO Box 8, Gore 9740. Please ensure you write Confidential on the envelope.


Current Vacancies

Assistant Gardener

(fixed term, parental leave cover)

We are seeking an experienced keen gardener to join our dedicated team to cover a staff member on maternity leave. Key duties include horticultural and gardening maintenance and development work to best trade practice standards.

The position is available for up to nine months, until early February 2020.

You can download an application form and job description below or collect from the Council office, 29 Bowler Avenue, Gore. You can also apply online.

Applications close with the Human Resources Manager Susan Jones at 5.00pm on Monday 29 April 2019.

Assistant Gardener job description [PDF, 161 KB]

Assistant Gardener application form [PDF, 186 KB]

Asset Information / GIS Officer

If you have an interest in information technology, engineering, geography, maps or GPS, then read on.

We now have a vacancy for an Asset Information/GIS Officer. GIS is used for a wide range of functions such as looking after the Council’s roading, water, parks and reserves assets as well as defining property boundaries.

Download a copy of the job description and application form below or apply online.

Applications close with the Human Resources Manager Susan Jones on Friday 26 April 2019.

Asset Information / GIS Officer job description [PDF, 171 KB]

Asset Information / GIS Officer application form [PDF, 189 KB]

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