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At Hays, we know finding the right job can transform your life. We see it happen every day. New opportunities are out there. Our job? Finding them for you. Discover the power of our people at Hays

Making a career move is a big life decision that can be challenging. However, at Hays we will make your move as easy as possible with thousands of jobs in New Zealand  advertised regularly.

Whether you’re looking to find a new job to advance your career, find a temporary or contract role that gives you more flexibility or are after a complete career change, our dedicated recruitment experts are here to support you.

Use our job search below or browse by your area of expertise to find a job in New Zealand. We also encourage you to sign up for Hays job alerts to receive the latest jobs as they are advertised.

And finally, explore our career advice hub for practical job seeker tips whether you've just started searching for a jobwriting your CV or preparing for an interview.

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Find jobs across a range of industries & locations

Whatever your area of expertise, we have thousands of jobs across a range of different industries spread across New Zealand inluding in key cities such as Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington.

Our database of jobs in New Zealand covers industries like accounting & finance, ITmarketing & digitalhuman resources, construction, trades, office support and lots more. Here’s the full range of industries and sectors we recruit for.

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Browse temporary, contract or permanent jobs in New Zealand with Hays

At Hays, we understand that some professionals want flexibility with their jobs. In our database, we have thousands of temporary, contract or permanent jobs that so you have the freedom to choose the job that fits your current requirements.

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Returning to New Zealand or have a work visa, we can provide you access to job opportunities.

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View templates and tips to help you start your job search journey.

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Access expert advice for all stages of the job hunting process.

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Master the art of job interviews with helpful articles and tips.

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Discover tips and actions you can take to enhance your career path.


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