Job Vacancies

We offer an environment where our staff are proud of the part they play in making the Gore District a great place to live and work.

To discover what the Gore District has to offer go to or we have this handy brochure with information about the Gore District [PDF, 3.2 MB]

Find out why a career in local government is for you here.

How to apply for a job

You can apply for any of our vacancies online by filling in the application form provided. You should include a current CV.

You can also apply by downloading the application form and filling it in. It can then be either emailed to our Human Resources/Administration Manager Susan Jones at or posted to us at PO Box 8, Gore 9740. Please ensure you write Confidential on the envelope.


Current Vacancies

Facilities Administration Officer

Want to escape the daily grind and relish Rural City Living in the Gore District?

We provide a lifestyle unrivalled by most and our community and recreational facilities are exceptional. With ski fields, national parks, ice skating and major urban centres within driving distance, Gore is a wonderful place to live!

The Council also offers real career development opportunities, competitive remuneration and a genuine belief in work/life balance.

We are looking for a Facilities Administration Officer to join us and deliver service excellence to the community. This is a newly created position and will be responsible for

  • Supervision of Council contractors, the provision of quality and timely services and property advice to internal and external customers.
  • Actioning the building maintenance plan and ensuring programmed works are completed on time and within budget.
  • To administer and manage all leases and licences in the Council’s property portfolio.

We need you to have high-level communication and organisational skills with a strong focus on health and safety practices. Good computer skills are essential and strong attention to detail. A positive attitude and awesome personality will be key to success in this role!

A tertiary qualification in a relevant field and expert knowledge of facilities management principles is preferred.

This is an outstanding opportunity for you to make a real impact in our district.

Download the job description and application form below, or apply online. Applications close with the Human Resources Manager Susan Jones at 5.00pm on Monday 22 July 2019.

Facilities Administration Officer Job Description [PDF, 208 KB]

Facilities Administration Officer Application Form [PDF, 190 KB]

Gore District Council 29 Bowler Avenue Gore P: 03 209 0330 E: