Grads, interns and cadets

Tūhono mai ki tā matou hōtaka tauira mahi
Join our Cadet programme  

Auckland Council offers 12-month fixed-term opportunities for career starters to gain paid work experience and training within our Cadetship Programme. To ensure you get the most out of your experience we will connect you with a team of people to support, guide and develop you throughout the programme.

Join our Internship programme

Auckland Council offers a paid three-month Internship Programme to students in their penultimate year of a bachelor’s degree, in an aligned discipline. This summer internship programme runs from November to February each year and will provide you with interesting, paid, full-time work as well as career development while you study. 

Join our Graduate programme

Auckland Council offers a two-year rotational programme to students who have completed a bachelor’s degree in an aligned discipline. As part of our Graduate programme, you will be offered a permanent position with us from day one. Our programme will provide you with accelerated learning and development, and rotations ensuring you have relevant hands-on experience.

Watch to learn more

Auckland Council is proud of our commitment to youth employment through our Early Career Pathways Programmes. We offer a two-year graduate rotational programme, as well as opportunities for second year students in relevant bachelor’s degree programmes to gain work experience with us in paid three-month internships. Further supporting this youth employment commitment is our annual cadetship programme.

Watch jobs in this category

Save Category as RSS Feed