Job Vacancies

Job vacancies at Heritage New Zealand are advertised on this website, and across a range of other appropriate media including daily newspapers.

Archaeologists on the Hauiti marae
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Achieving the sustainable development of the historic environment is a global objective. You can make a difference in New Zealand for the conservation and protection of historic heritage in planning work under the Resource Management Act 1991 and Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act 2014. Your everyday business will involve working with councils, property owners and developers, infra structure agencies, iwi and local communities involved with a diverse range of heritage places. 

RMA Planner Wellington

Heritage New Zealand is New Zealand's primary agency for cultural heritage protection and advocacy. There is a vacancy for an experienced Planner in the Central Region office in Wellington. The Central Region includes Wellington, Hawkes Bay, Taranaki, Nelson and Marlborough Districts.  Some travel within these areas will be involved.

This position provides a real opportunity to make a highly significant contribution as part of Heritage New Zealand’s Central region team in advocating for the protection and conservation of New Zealand's important historic places.

There is a variety of planning work including assessments of and submissions on resource consent and District plans and policies as well as the opportunity to work with and learn from passionate heritage professionals.

A post graduate qualification in RMA Planning, as well as a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience is essential.

Applications for this position close at 5pm on 29th August 2018.  You must complete an application form to be eligible for this role.

For further information and an application form contact:

Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga
PO Box 2629
Wellington 6140
tel: (04) 472 4341
fax (04) 499 0669
email: information@heritage.org.nz


Visitor Host - Retail and Guiding: Kerikeri Mission Station Stone Store

This is an exciting opportunity to work at the Kerikeri Mission Station, to ensure a coherent and engaging experience for all our visitors.

The Visitor Host - Retail and Guiding will organise, manage and promote the retail and merchandising area at the Stone Store. The role will also be involved in providing visitor hospitality, tour guiding, and associated administrative services.

A relevant qualification and/or experience in retail and merchandising, customer services, and presenting to the public is desirable.

Applications for this role close at 5pm on Sunday 2 September 2018.

For further information and an application form contact: 

Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga,
PO Box 2629
Wellington 6140
tel: (04) 472 4341
email: information@heritage.org.nz.