Careers and Employment Opportunities

Our Careers and Employment Directory provides our students with access to local, national and international employers and employment opportunities in one place.  We want to ensure our students have access to as many local employers and employment opportunities as possible. 

Visit the careers directory: NorthTec - Tai Tokerau Wānanga Careers and Employment Opportunities (

Career guidance and information

There is  plenty of information and advice available to support you with career and study decisions.  NorthTec has a section in the library that provides career information – search the library’s online catalogue to see what's available.

NorthTec also works closely with Careers New Zealand who has a comprehensive website on career-related matters.
Click on the links below to find what you need:​

Careers New Zealand's website also has a number of interactive tools to help you to:

You can also contact your Student Navigators to get advice and support with your career questions. Student Nagivators are based on each campus or you can email us or call 0800 808 856.


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Useful Links

Explore a list of New Zealand job vacancy and recruitment agency websites at Careers NZ.

  • Career Match - Are you unsure of what career might suit you? Check out Career Match via the Whangarei Library website. It generates a comprehensive report. You'll need to be a library member to do it.

  • Create an online profile at LinkedIn

  • Compare job outlooks at Employment NZ.