Are you looking for a rewarding career?
Choosing a career
Great careers bring together many things: your passion, your skills, and opportunities to do something useful, gain experience and learn new things.
Some tips for choosing a great career:
We all have things we enjoy doing: making things, working outdoors, being creative... Think about what excites you.
you're good at
Everyone has skills. Look at what you've already achieved in life - big and small. Then identify the skills that got you there.
Talk to our Competenz careers team (0800 526 1800), a schools careers advisor and people doing jobs you're interested in. Check out the Careers NZ website.
It's a great way to check out a career, gain some skills and build your networks. And if you shine, you may even get a job offer.
Bring it all together in a plan: what do you need to do to make your chosen career happen?
Our Competenz industries offer rewarding careers
Trade skills are in demand. And the trades offer lots of opportunities: to have an interesting career, to travel, and maybe even to own your own business.
Got a Trade!
We’re right behind national Got a Trade Week - a campaign of events and activities around the country that celebrate trades careers. Find out more here: www.gotatrade.co.nz