Summer Student Opportunities 2022/2023


We will being confirming job placements from 19 September - please ensure you have your application in as soon as possible.


We have an exciting opportunity for tertiary students who are keen to gain work experience with Taranaki Regional Council during their summer holidays. These summer roles will provide you with interesting, paid, full-time work with various opportunities in the areas of Environmental Data, Scientific field work, Gardening, and Administration.


Mō mātou | About us

The Taranaki Regional Council works with the Taranaki community to help make the region a fantastic place to live, play and do business.

Our mission is to work for a thriving Taranaki by promoting the sustainable use, development, and protection of Taranaki’s natural and physical resources, while advocating for the region's interests. 


Mōu | About you

To be eligible for these roles you must:

  • be enrolled in a tertiary qualification;
  • have completed a minimum of one year of study;
  • be intending to return to full time study in 2023;
  • and have at least a restricted driver's licence (it is advantageous to be able to competently drive a manual car however this is not a requirement).


Interested? Here’s how to apply

Hit Apply Now below to fill out our application form and add your CV and cover letter. For further details or any other questions please contact Fiona Norton, People and Wellness Graduate on (06) 765 7127. 

Applications close on Monday 3 October 2022. Your application must be in by this time to be considered. Please note placement for these summer roles will commence between early October and mid-November 2022 depending on exam schedules. 

The Council is committed to the concept of equal employment opportunities.


Apply Now

Vacational / Holiday

Job no: HJAQ27576

Location: Stratford, Pukeiti, Tupare

Closing Date: Monday, 3 October 2022