Work at HUD

The Ministry of Housing and Urban Development was formed on 1 October 2018. We offer an exciting and challenging range of career opportunities for talented people who want to make a positive difference in the lives of others.

What we do

We're a new Ministry, and our work across housing and urban development is complex and critical.

We're responsible for delivering the Government’s ambitious housing and urban development programme to:

  • end homelessness
  • make room for growth in our urban centres, and
  • help create thriving communities.

By joining HUD you’ll be part of an organisation that is tackling one of the country’s biggest challenges, and providing solutions for growing our urban centres and communities to improve the wellbeing of all New Zealanders.

What we do

What we offer

Our people are fundamental to our success, and we're always on the lookout for those who share our drive, passion and expertise.

We support diversity and encourage people from many backgrounds to join us.

We offer opportunities for people to share their expertise, and build careers in:

  • policy
  • research and evaluation
  • information technology
  • human resources
  • finance
  • communications, and
  • legal services.

We also offer:

  • on-the-job career development
  • secondments within the Ministry and to other government agencies,
  • management support, and
  • leadership training.

Published: March 6, 2019