Danske Mobler - Upholstery Trainee.  Skills and personal attributes required for this role are: Must have a basic understanding of measurements, be able to take instruction and work unsupervised but also work as part of a team, be physically fit, have a strong motivation to work,be able to keep time and have reliable transport to get to and from work.  Work hours are Monday to Friday - 7am - 3.30pm, overtime will be worked when needed before and after normal hours and Saturday mornings.  Applicants must have NZ residency.  To apply for this position email your CV to or ph (09) 625 0914 between 9am and 5pm.

Watts Engineering in Avondale - Career in Engineering.  Students must be honest, reliable, punctual, have attention to detail, good communication skills and be presentable.  You need to be good at maths and science/physics.  You will need to have a drivers licence and be able to drive a manual vehicle.  Own transport is not essential but preferable.  Contact Richard Smart on email: or ph 09 828 3888.

TCI - Plastic moulding company in Avondale.  Plastic Technician apprenticeship.  You need engineering and a mechanical interest.  For more information contact Ashwin Kumar on

Automotive Tech - Apprenticeship with outboard motor service shop in Glen Eden.  For more information contact Jason on Ph 813 1240.

The Plant People - Apprenticeships available in horticulture industry.  Contact Ricky on Ph 027 517 9126 or 527 3115 or email

Full Time Work

Food Production Company, Avondale - Factory Worker required to work in small specialist food production factory.  Must have sound numerical and verbal reasoning skills in order to work with recipes, weights and measures. Attention to detail, clean habits, punctual, hardworking and be willing to learn required.  Be physically fit as lifting of bags and buckets between 10kg and 25kg required.  Forward CV and covering letter to

Part Time Work

Lab Assistant -  Assure Quality in Boundary Rd, Hillsborough are looking for a student for full time summer job.  Shifts are 8hrs between 6am and 8pm.  Must be strong as heavy lifting involved along with packing and cleaning.  Minimum wage of $18.90/hr.  An advantage would be to have studied science and worked part time in a cafe, kitchenhand role or supermarket.  Apply with CV online at: 

West Auckland Hospice  - Volunteers needed to work in their op shops in New Lynn, Glen Eden or Henderson.  Ring Verity on 09 834 9750 Ext 729 or email

Kiwi Valley Farm Park - Volunteers must be over 13years old, must have excellent communication skills, lots of enthusiasm, be physically fit, reliable and a team player.  For an application form email:

Foster Cats over December and January - Gain experience in animal handling techniques by fostering cats that need to be rehomed.  Need a quiet home where family will be mostly at home over the holidays.  Support is provided.  Based in West Auckland.  Useful for students considering vet nursing.  Reference will be provided at the end.  Contact Maria on 022 0209 068 for more information.

See noticeboard in Careers Dept - A19 for further part time jobs.