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Recruitment & Job Agencies for Travellers

A great way to find work whilst travelling is to sign up with a job or recruitment agency. They can assist you in finding work and get you a higher paid job if you have skills from back home that are valuable. Some agencies cover certain areas of New Zealand whereas others have offices all over NZ.


Travellers Contact Point
Travellers Contact Point runs a comprehensive Job Search facility in conjunction with local businesses and 'traveller friendly' Recruitment Agencies in New Zealand. TCP's aim is to help people on Working Holiday Visas find employment.
Canstaff specialise in Construction and Engineering recruitment as well as local and global candidate sourcing. If you are moving to New Zealand or Australia from the UK, or an Australian or Kiwi resident looking for work, Canstaff can help.
Helping Hands Ltd
We need awesome chefs, bar staff, waiters & baristas for Auckland and Queenstown. Experience preferred, but heaps of personality even better! Casual shifts to full time. List your profile on line with Helpinghands, by going directly to https://www.helpinghands.co.nz/find-work/ and let the coolest venues connect with YOU. DO NOT APPLY IF YOU ARE NOT IN NEW ZEALAND, THANKS.
Quinn Staff Recruiters
On a working holiday or looking for temp or contract work? We have a huge variety of exciting office, administration and support jobs across a range of industries. As one of the highest performing Auckland temp agencies, Quinn Temporaries has a real edge in the contracting and temping market.
Alpha Recruitment
Are you looking for temporary work to keep you going during your working holiday in New Zealand? Come Temping with us! Alpha has offices in Auckland and Wellington and offers a wide range of Temporary positions from Office Administration right through to Cleaners in Auckland City Hospital. Before applying for work with us you must ensure you have a valid New Zealand Working Holiday Visa or Work Visa.
1st Call Recruitment
1st Call Recruitment is a 100% New Zealand owned and operated Recruitment Agency. If you’re looking for a short-term temp assignment whilst your in-between jobs or visiting New Zealand on a working holiday talk to 1st Call Recruitment today.
Drake Medox
Drake Medox is a leading nursing, homecare and disability support staff agency. On a daily basis, we recruit and place general to specialist nursing, disability care, homecare support and allied health. We recruit both temporary and permanent roles, across New Zealand.
FRENZ Recruitment
FRENZ is recruiting for New Zealand farmers in both Islands. We offer great conditions. You receive full pay, rent free accommodation, subsidised/ free travel to place of employment. We can assist you to travel New Zealand from job to job, region to region. We assist you with all the practical stuff on arrival and during your stay.
Recruitment is our craft. We specialise in Permanent, Temp and Contract recruitment across 5 key functional areas; Accounting & Finance, Business/Office Support, Operations, Sales & Marketing and Supply Chain and Logistics. If your background is in our key areas, then our temp team would love to help you find a temporary role that suits you.
Key Skills Recruitment
Key Skills are specialists in North Island Recruitment, with offices in Wellington and Tauranga we can cater to your North Island employment needs. We have jobs in Office administration, Construction, Engineering, Logistics and Manufacturing. We can cater to those travelling through or settling for a while, call today :)
New Zealand owned and operating for over 15 years, Tradestaff is NZs premier Industrial Recruitment Organisation. While we have branches nationwide, we see ourselves as being local in every market. We are passionate about what we do; providing our clients and candidates with an exceptional experience is what keeps them coming back for more.
AWF has over 30 branches across NZ. Earn money for your travels by working in manufacturing & logistics, trades and general labouring. Our team will do their best to keep you busy in between your adventures in our amazing country. We are always recruiting for temporary staff for assignments ranging from one day to several months so get in touch with AWF today.
Lowie Recruitment International
Lowie Recruitment brings businesses and people together to realise their full potential by taking the time to value, respect and appreciate the unique qualities they have to offer. We specialise in temp/contract work across Warehousing, Logistics, and Manufacturing areas. For more information contact us NOW Freephone 0800 639 856
The Labour Exchange Ltd
The Labour Exchange has been operating for 20 years providing an efficient labour supply to the greater Auckland area. We specialise in Civil and Construction work. If you are looking for short or long term work in Auckland, contact us NOW
Personnel Placements Ltd
Personnel Placements have it all - seasonal, long-term and temporary work available all year round. Dont spend all your time in the big centres, try the more relaxed pace of smaller towns. We have branches in Ashburton and Timaru. In many cases transport will be provided to site. Call 027 308 9675 today!
Seasonal Solutions
Seasonal Solutions head office is based in Alexandra. We cover the Central Otago, Canterbury & Malborough regions providing a service for people looking for work. We can also help you get your IRD tax number. Earn $$ in the orchards and vineyards while travelling.
Providore Hospitality Recruitment
Have you recently arrived in Auckland and need to earn $$$ for travelling? Providore is Auckland's busiest and friendliest hospitality temp agency. Our fun team work st sports stadiums, rock concerts, weddings and more... Don't wait until tomorrow, contact us now!