Find a job

Advice on how to search for jobs and how to advertise jobs if you’re an employer.

Many people's circumstances have changed due to COVID-19. 

If you have lost your job, or want a change in career, now is a good time to look for a new challenge. Many industries need people to keep New Zealand moving. 

Search for jobs

If you are looking for work, you can create a job finder profile on the Keep New Zealand Working website. This site can connect you to businesses that need work-ready people to help support New Zealand through COVID-19.

Create a job finder profile (external link)

You can search from a range of available jobs across the country from the Keep New Zealand Working website.

Search job vacancies (external link)

If you need help hiring additional staff, you can advertise jobs for free to access work-ready people easily.

Advertise jobs for free (external link)

Employment support

Connected is a service to help New Zealanders connect to the wide range of employment, education and training support and advice available through government agencies.

To find options for choosing, improving or changing your work journey call 0800 264 737 or visit the Connected website:

Connected.govt.nz (external link)

In-demand industries

There are many jobs available at the moment in the food and fibre, horticulture, dairy and forestry industries.

Information about in-demand industries

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