Find a job in Auckland

Look for jobs online and find recruitment companies in your sector.

General information and services

Careers New Zealand Regional Job Matcher
Match your skills and interests to jobs in Auckland.

New Kiwis
Free guidance on how to find work in your industry.

NZ Now
General information about finding work in New Zealand, including tips on CVs and job interviews.

Work here
Connecting global top talent to Auckland and New Zealand-based companies with in-demand jobs.

Working in New Zealand
Search for jobs and employers.

Are you an overseas student wanting to work in Auckland? Find out more here about working while you study, or visit the Immigration New Zealand website.


Key job search sites


Trade Me (also good for searching property to rent and buy)


Search jobs in Auckland:


IT & telecommunications recruitment agencies

Absolute IT
A recruitment company that focuses on IT.

Candle New Zealand
A recruitment site specialising in the information technology and communications industry.

A contract and permanent recruitment consultancy working with IT and telecommunications professionals.

Davidson Tech
Technology recruitment services.

Global Attract
Specialist technology and digital recruitment company.

Pinnacle Recruitment
Vacancies in the information technology and technical electronics sector.

Find jobs in the information technology sector.


Construction & engineering recruitment agencies

Agoge Recruitment
Specialises in the transport, logistics, infrastructure and manufacturing industries.

Allerton Recruitment
Focusing on the construction, civil engineering and other specific engineering sectors.

AWF Group
Supplies temporary staff to industry employers.

Building Recruitment
Permanent, temporary and contract recruitment, servicing a wide range of roles within building and construction.

Dare Contract Services 
Specialises in recruiting engineers in the oil and gas, mining and infrastructure industries.

Specialises in technical and trade recruitment.

Number 8
Can assist skilled workers in finding a job and relocating to Auckland.

Refocus Recruitment
Jobs for engineers, technical staff and tradespeople. 

Rob Law Max Recruitment 
Specialises in engineering, technical and infrastructure positions.

Tandr Recruitment 
Specialises in engineering, construction and infrastructure jobs.

Team Reliance
Specialises in the industrial employment, electronic and manufacturing sectors.

Supplies temporary and permanent workers to the trade sector.


Auckland-based recruitment agencies


Local government jobs

Auckland Council Careers


Making connections

Building relationships and making connections is important when you’re working in Auckland.

Some of the best ways to do this include joining industry associations, attending local networking events, and using professional online profiles such as LinkedIn to broaden your network of contacts. You’ll find it easier to make connections here than in many other cities, and it’s common for businesses – particularly in the tech sector – to collaborate.


Key industry associations