Summer Student Opportunities 2020/2021

The Taranaki Regional Council invite applications from University students who wish to apply for summer holiday work with the Council, for a duration of usually 12 weeks between November 2020 and February 2021. Examples of types of summer work that might be available this summer are hydrology, scientific field work and administrative assistance.

Please note, to be eligible for these roles:


  • you must be enrolled in a tertiary qualification
  • you must have completed a minimum of one year of study
  • you must be intending to return to full time study in 2021
  • you must have at least a restricted drivers licence and be able to competently drive a manual car.


We do get a large number of applications for our Summer roles and preference is given to returning students and students who are children of current staff.

The closing date for applications is 18 September 2020  Your application must be in by this time to be considered.  Placement for these summer roles will commence in early October 2020.

Vacational / Holiday

Job no: GQAL07385

Location: Stratford, Pukeiti, Tupare

Closing Date: Friday, 18 September 2020