School Leaver / Student Job Search

General Hand - Silverdale

A young person who has an interest in woodwork and possibly progressing to an apprenticeship in stair making. They will need a restricted drivers licence, physically fit to lift stairs for delivery.

Please contact e-mail your CV and cover letter to Catherine Sherwood at csherwood@advantagebusiness.co.nz

Shopfitter Apprenticeship
Woodland Shopfitting is a joinery manufacturing company that was started in Australia 30 years ago and has thrived here in Auckland since January 2018.
Looking for a young person, who is keen and ready to learn. Restricted licence would be good but not essential. Start date would be the 28th of January 2019 and if you are interested then please contact Angela Sneddon on 09 222 3113 or mobile 022 5654 373

Carpentry Apprenticeship
Bestnest Building Company are looking again for a young person who is interested in building, enthusiastic and can show up on time. You will start initially as a labourer and if they are happy with your work and commitment they will then move you into the Apprenticeship in Carpentry.
Locations of work would be Devonport and CBD so essential to have a licence.
If you are keen please contact Luke Jones on 021 440 7777 http://bestnestbuildingco.co.nz/

HVAC Apprenticeship - (Installation of Heating, Ventilation and Air Con)
Ventilation Systems are a locally owned family operated business looking for a couple of school leavers. Must be:
Fit and Health, willing and eager to learn, able to get to site, good command of the English language, punctual and be able to follow instructions.
Please contact Cameron Staples on 021 5077 16 - cam@ventl8.co.nz

Marine Apprenticeship in Power Boat Systems Servicing and Repair
NZ Marine have an employer based in Glenfield who is interested in offering a keen individual the opportunity to gain their Level 4 (Technician) and work experience.
Please contact Tracey Eaton at tracey@nzmarine.com for further details

Office Junior / Customer Service position available in Whangaparaoa

Full time Mon – Fri starting ASAP – 12 Month Contract
Must be computer literate, have attention to detail, be honest & reliable with excellent communication skills.
For an application form & job description phone Sally on 424 2642 option 7


Joinery position available locally

A local kitchen manufacturing company is looking for someone interested in joinery. This position would lead to an apprenticeship, for the right person. Please see Mrs McIntyre in E2 or email me your CV: suemc@wgpcollege.school.nz

Below are a few articles that will be particularly useful for school leavers and any students thinking about their futures.
Figuring out life after high school part 1:
And part 2:
For those interested in apprenticeships, we have loads of info here:

The construction sector in Auckland is in a rapid growth phase. The BCITO has employers looking for young people to take on as apprentices.
If you have anyone who is ready to enter the workforce and the construction industry is an option for them please encourage them to take time to visit our website.

BCITO have apprenticeships in 48 qualifications that lead to honourable careers, not just jobs.
There are not too many prerequisites for a construction industry apprenticeship a basic Maths and English (level 2) and perhaps the most important this to have to gain employment in construction is a drivers licence.
The BCITO will be attending a number of career expos in the near future, please encourage your students to come and see us to talk about their options to “Earn while they Learn”.
Whangaparaoa College incorporates the best educational practice from New Zealand and around the world. The school delivers an innovative curriculum with intensive use of modern technologies within an environmentally aware site.
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