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

Visitor Centre Consultant

Fixed term, part-time, parental leave cover

We are looking for a person to join our team of Gore District ambassadors on a fixed term (parental leave) for up to 12 months from February 2019.

If you

  • Enjoy working with people,
  • have previous customer service and/or tourism experience, and
  • enjoy working in a small team

then the Gore Visitor Centre is looking for you.

We need a dedicated and passionate person who will leave a lasting impression on our local and international customers.

To be successful in this fast-paced role, the kay attributes you will need include:

  • excellent customer service with the ability to communicate at all levels;
  • a clear, friendly telephone personality;
  • efficient and accurate computer skills (typing and data entry); and
  • confidence with figures and cash transactions

This position is part-time Wednesday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm, as well as every second weekend 9.00am to 3.00pm. The successful applicant may also be required to work public holidays.

Download the job description and application form below, or apply online. Applications close with the Human Resources Manager Susan Jones at 5.00pm on Friday 7 December 2018.

Visitor Centre Consultant Job Description [PDF, 296 KB]

Visitor Centre Consultant Application Form [PDF, 189 KB]

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