Tauranga is New Zealand’s fifth largest city, and one of the fastest growing in the country. Offering locals a great lifestyle living by the beach, as well as the entertainment, dining and shopping opportunities you expect to see in a cosmopolitan city, it’s easy to see why people from all around the world want to call Tauranga home. Tauranga City Council serves the population of more than 130,000 residents.
We provide and maintain infrastructure for our growing city, deliver efficient services to our communities, and invest in Tauranga’s future to ensure it is, and continues to be, a great place to live, work and play. As one of Tauranga’s largest employers, we are always looking to attract great talent to join our driven, passionate and community-focused team. With more than 600 staff members fulfilling a diverse range of roles, there are always plenty of career choices with room to move. Job opportunities range from building officers, planners, engineers, lawyers and accountants, to librarians, parks officers and environmental specialists, to name a few.
Tauranga City Council adopted the following community outcomes in November 2017 as part of the Long Term Plan 2018-2028 process.
Community outcomes describes what Tauranga will look and feel like in the future. We will strive to deliver a city that:
- Protects and enhances the natural environment
- Is well planned, with a variety of successful and thriving compact centres
- Attracts businesses, people and visitors
- Is inclusive, safe, resilient and healthy
- Has predictable travel times and transport choice