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Working with us

Working for us means you get to work for the good of the environment in the company of a diverse range of highly-skilled specialists who achieve tremendous satisfaction from their work. And at Hawke's Bay Regional Council there are more benefits to work than just a salary.

Working with us

There aren’t many employers who offer career and lifestyle in a single package, but we're proudly one of them. We offer job opportunities in a range of fields, with lifestyle benefits and a values-driven culture.

We are committed to helping our people to truly be their best. We work hard to develop and nurture our people and ensure everyone has the opportunity to be successful.

Meaningful work... do what you love

Our people do some pretty extraordinary things in their day-to-day. You'll be developing your career with other professionals passionate about making a difference in our community and all working towards the same vision.

Whoever you are, whatever your skills, if you share in our values of partnership and collaboration, accountability, transparency and excellence then there may be an opportunity for you!

We work with our community to protect and manage the region’s precious taonga of rivers, lakes, soils, air, coast and biodiversity for health, wellbeing and connectivity and our vision is for a healthy environment and a resilient and prosperous community – we invite you to join us.

What's in it for you? 

We pride ourselves in paying the market rate for our super talented staff.  We want to retain those we are lucky enough to have and entice those who can help us be even better.

We also want you to feel welcome and valued. That’s why we’ve developed a comprehensive range of benefits focused on our employees’ lifestyle, health, safety and wellbeing.

  • Flexible Working
  • Manaakitanga Leave
  • Bus Travel
  • Cycling
  • Vehicles
  • Branded clothing

Wellbeing initiatives:

As per handbook…..




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