Have you lost your job, or had hours reduced as a result of COVID-19? We can help.


As Auckland’s economic development agency, we’re here to help our region’s workers, businesses and economy be as resilient as possible in the face of COVID-19.

This page can help you find new employment opportunities by connecting you to businesses looking for staff. We’ve collated a list of ‘job-matching’ websites to make it easier to match your skills to current job vacancies.


Looking for work?

These websites will help you find companies looking for staff. Remember to check out Trademe Jobs, JobTed.co.nz and Seek.co.nz for further general job listings. 


Tourism / Hospitality

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Go with Tourism

This game-changing job platform has adjusted its focus to support New Zealand’s hard-hit tourism workforce. It offers a free support service with a range of resources to assist hospitality and tourism workers.


Building / Construction

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BuildAKL jobs board

Do you work in construction and infrastructure, or are you looking to move into construction? BuildAKL offers great advice and resources to help you understand what is involved and what employers are looking for. There are jobs currently available. 



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Kiwi Health Jobs

This site is 100% owned and supported by the 20 NZ District Health Boards (DHBs) and New Zealand Blood Service (NZBS). New job opportunities are added to Kiwi Health Jobs daily. From hospital jobs to community roles, Kiwi Health Jobs cover the full spectrum of clinical and non-clinical vacancies throughout New Zealand


Food & Fibre Sector

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Growing NZ

Growing and processing food are essential services. New Zealand needs talented people in jobs right now to help feed Kiwis and people around the world. If COVID-19 has impacted on your employment, our innovative food & fibre sectors will welcome your skills and experience. From seasonal job opportunities to longer-term career opportunities - there’s a role for every talent.

GoHort JobBoard

The GoHort JobBoard is a platform showcasing skilled career opportunities currently available in the horticultural sector.

Explore job opportunities that allow you to be a part of a sustainable, progressive and rewarding industry.



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Go Dairy

The dairy sector needs motivated and passionate people to help get New Zealand moving. The Go Dairy website explores roles, career pathways and job opportunities, with self-employed and career options available.


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Forestry Careers

From management, engineering, science and transportation, forestry roles involve much more than growing and harvesting plantation forests. There are opportunities to suit your needs and skills, from long-term positions to seasonal work.

Specialist Roles - Māori and Pacific focus

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Māori Pacific Jobs Board

This job board provides organisations with an option to advertise Māori and Pacific focused roles. Understanding of tikanga Māori, te ao Māori, cultural competence and understanding of Pasifika culture and practice may be required. Māori Pacific Jobs features roles from all over New Zealand; see their website for full time as well as part time and fixed term roles.



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Work and Income

He Hiranga Tangata is a service of the Ministry of Social Development. The Work and Income portal aims to connect employers from a wide range of services to people looking for work around the country.

E tū Job Match

This connects workers looking for jobs with employers in industries that are seeing a surge in demand right now. This is a worker-controlled network run by E tū – a union of 54,000 workers standing strong across Aotearoa NZ.Union members will be given priority in job placements.


Many talented people have already lost their jobs, with more expected to follow. AirTree wants to help them get back to work quickly, so it has asked startups still hiring in Australia and New Zealand to list their jobs.

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AuSAE Job Assistance in New Zealand

This website is to assist organisations that have staff potentially looking for jobs, or companies that are needing extra staff over this difficult time.



KEA - Job Board

is the place for global employment opportunities for New Zealanders everywhere. If you're hiring for your company at any and all levels in any and all countries, list your job opportunity where Kiwis can find it.


Ministry of Social Development - Work the seasons

Many industries have been devastated by the COVID-19 crisis but some sectors are crying out for workers. Work the Seasons connects employers with Job seekers or those looking for work in seasonal sectors such as horticulture and food manufacturing.

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Powered by Auckland Chamber, Jobzone is a connection platform for both employers searching for quality staff and for people who are ready and willing to work. As New Zealand’s largest business organisation, the Chamber has the resources and connections to help you.



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