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Temporary & Contract jobs with Hays

Looking for a temporary or contract job in New Zealand?

If you are considering temporary or contract work, know that you do not have to navigate this journey alone. Hays is a specialist recruiter with a long history of experience in placing candidates like you with reputable companies across New Zealand into temporary and contract roles. You can rely on Hays to guide you into your next short-term assignment.

Many employers in sectors such as IT, trades and construction, and office support use temporary and contract staff to support them through peak periods or on specific projects, so if you aren't open to this form of working, you could be passing valuable opportunities by.

Temporary assignments allow you to gain experience in new industries and business cultures, as well as develop new skills and contacts. Dive into topics such as working as a contractor through an agency and furthering your career prospects with contract jobs in our career advice hub. Our popular articles will help you gain a stronger foothold in the jobs market and present yourself as top prospective talent in your field of expertise.

Already working with us or looking to work with Hays?

In this section you can find out what to expect working with Hays as a temporary or contract worker, including Hays payroll information and frequently asked questions.

To learn more about the benefits of temporary work and discuss current opportunities talk to a Hays consultant today.

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Find helpful answers to popular questions about working as a temp or contractor for Hays.

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Payroll information

Learn about how to set up and receive pay for work undertaken as a temporary worker contractor with Hays. 

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Working with Hays

Discover essential tips and tricks for when working on behalf on Hays as a temorary worker or contractor. 

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Health & Safety

Browse our series of online articles about health and safety measures in the workplace.

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Temp work survival guide

Know the essentials to get the most of your temporary assignment or contract role.

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Benefits of temporary assignments & contracts

Discover the upsides of working as a temporary worker or contractor.

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