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Free career advice in Northland

Come along for a free one-to-one session with a career expert that can help you make a personalised career plan.

This session can provide you with advice on:

  • studying or training
  • changing careers
  • preparing your CV and cover letter
  • job appplications.

When: Services are available across the week - you must book.
Where: Whangarei & Kaipara Connected Centre, 4 Albert Street, Whangarei or online, via Zoom

Make a booking with Muriel Willem, or call 027 633 4171


Kiwifruit pruner

Do you enjoy working outdoors? Orchard work a plenty.

There are several vacancy opportunities for Kiwifruit pruners around Northland.

You will need to be physically fit and able to work on your feet.

You will ideally be good at time management.

Reliable transport and being contactable are critical to these roles.

No experience needed, full training is available.

Kerikeri opportunity (external site)

Bay of Islands opportunity (external site)

Customer service people wanted

Are you a people person? Can you deliver warm, friendly and helpful customer service? 

Do you want to help make people feel heard and responded to? Mitre 10 Mega are on the hunt for mulitple full and part-time team members. 

You will need to be physically fit and reliable with a focus on delivering excellent customer service.

Training will be provided to motivated applicants.

They are looking for:

Customer service assistants (external site)

Security guard roles

A range of career options within the security industry.

Control Room Operators, Security Officers and Mobile Patrol Officers are required.

There are opportunities for experienced and new entrants.

Assistance will be provided to obtain your Certificate of Approval (a clean police record is required). 

You will need to be 18 years of age, with a restricted licence, transport and physically fit.

You will need to be available to work on a rotating shift roster.

Covid Vaccination is a requirement for these roles.

Find out more (external link)

Berry picker

Far North opportunites to work in berry picking and packing.

You will ideally be:

  • Physically fit
  • Able to communicate and easily contactable via text or WhatsApp

You will be notified prior to the days work of the piece rate, however, it works out to a minimum of $21.20 per hour for hours worked, work is subject to weather.

Find out more (external link)

Concrete Labourers

Grab this opportunity to be part of the construction industry.

Join an established construction company that is seeking carpentry and concrete workers for both commercial and residential sites.

Work includes:

  • boxing,
  • form work,
  • compacting,
  • roofing, and
  • more.

Health and safety is valued, while there are no vaccination requirements for these roles.

Being physically fit is important.

Full drivers licence is preferred.

Find out more (external link)

Cleaning opportunities

Various cleaning roles are available across Whangārei and Northland.

You will carrying out all aspects of cleaning, including:

  • vacuuming,
  • mopping,
  • dusting,
  • rubbish removal in offices, kitchens and toilets.

Part-time and full-time positions around Whangārei and Northland.

You will need to be reliable, physically fit, flexible to do shift work, transport and ability to pass police and drug test are vital.

Find out more (external link)

Fast food crew

Can you provide each customer with a memorable experience of the service they received?

Join the Whangarei crew in this high energy environment.

Do you have a passion for delivering excellent customer service?

Ideally, you will:

  • Be a team player
  • Be a good communicator
  • Be friendly and polite

Previous experience in a customer service role is preferred, but training will be provided.

To find out more:

Whangarei (external site)

More Northland jobs

Looking for other work? Check out Find a Job, Work and Income’s recruitment website.

Find a Job is for anyone looking for work – you don’t have to be on a benefit. If you find a job you’re interested in, contact Work and Income to be put in touch with the employer.  

Visit Find a Job (external link)

Book a careers kōrero

Book a careers kōrero with a study advisor from Northtec to better understand your goals and study options.

Mid year courses are not far away from starting! What will your next step be?

The career conversation is 15 to 30 minutes where an advisor will explore your current situation with you on phone or zoom.

Book your career kōrero (external link)

Choose your course

Whatever level you’d like to study at, you can find a course to suit you in Northland.

Click on the link below to find the field of study and type of qualification to interest you. Qualifications range from certificate level 1-3 to doctorates.

Find your course now (external link)
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Your business and tax

Inland Revenue offers free webinars to help you set up correctly to meet your tax obligations whether you are new to business, GST or employing staff.

Inland Revenue offers three different practical webinars:

  • Starting a business? Introduction to Business is a two hour seminar. Learn about the different ways to structure your business, expenses you can claim, and how income tax and provisional tax works.
  • Are you registered for GST or thinking of registering for GST? Attend the two hour webinar on GST. Learn about who needs to register for GST, what GST is charged on, what information must be recorded and how to send this to us, and ceasing your GST registration.
  • Are you employing? In the Employers webinar learn about who needs to register as an employer, and what information must be recorded and how to send to IR.

These webinars are run on a fortnightly rotation, register today!

Introduction to Business

Wednesday 10 August, 7pm (external site)

Tuesday 16 August, 4pm (external site)


Tuesday 9 August, 10am (external site)

Tuesday 6 September, 10am (external site)


Tuesday 23 August, 10am (external site)

Tuesday 20 September, 10am (external site)

Northland business continuity

Providing businesses guidance and support when needed.

Northland Inc has a group of business advisors who are available to help business reponse to the Covid 19 pandemic.

Business supports has been grouped in to health, wellbeing, economy and Iwi and communities. 

Find out more (external link)

Kerikeri Business After 5

Creating a clean and thiving Aotearoa.

Digital Wings and Bay of Islands Computers invites the business community to a Business After 5. 

The Digital Wings Trust is committed to a clean and thriving Aotearoa. They offer businesses the opportunity to responsibly dispose of electronic equipment, while helping young New Zealanders flourish, with sustainable business models to fulfil your social and environmental goals. 

When: Wednesday 3 August, 5:30pm - 7pm

Where:Biz Space Kerikeri, Level 1, 3 Cobham Road, Kerikeri

Find out more and register (external link)

Whakarite hui ki te toro atu ki tō pokapū Connected ā-rohe kia ako ai koe me pēhea e taea ai e ngā pūtahi kāwanatanga te āwhina i a koe ki te kimi mahi, whakangungu, tautoko pakihi rānei.


Pokapū Mahi Te Manatū Whakahiato Ora/Te Hiranga Tangata
Keri Centre, 2 Fairway Drive
Kerikeri 0230


Pokapū Mahi Te Manatū Whakahiato Ora/Te Hiranga Tangata
Walton Plaza
4 Albert Street
Whangārei 0110