Now hiring – jobs in Dunedin
The wider Dunedin job market is in growth mode with hundreds of vacancies across a number of sectors from professional services, education and healthcare through to construction, engineering, tech and everything in between.
The local economy has experienced steady growth over the last 5 years and this is set continue with a medium-term boom forecast for the city and numerous large-scale projects about to get underway so there’s never been better time to make the move.
Roles in high demand
Tech - software developers, computer game developers, systems engineers, database administrators
Higher level finance Jobs – accountants, financial controllers, CFO’s, COO’s
Medical staff – especially critical care nurses and registered medical officers
Civil construction – traffic controllers, experienced machinery operators, experienced roading & paving workers
Engineering - skilled engineers, stainless steel fabricators, fitters / machinists
Manufacturing & production – experienced & efficient operators, multi-skilled production line workers, class 2 to 4 experienced truck drivers.
Trades – across the construction industry, especially skilled and experienced carpenters & plumbers
Labourers and hammerhands – with experience and some level of skill
You can find details of opportunities with some of Dunedin’s major employers here:
Dunedin also has a number of specialist recruitment agencies that can assist you in your search, see the list here
Otherwise, jobs are regularly listed on the following websites:
If you've just moved, or are thinking of moving to Dunedin, you’ll find practical information about living here on the Dunedin City Council website.