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From manufacturing to ICT, health to retail, NGO’s to local and central government we provide Stars for a wide range of industries in a wide variety of roles

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Current Vacancies

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Property Manager

We have an opportunity for an experienced property manager to join a busy and enthusiastic team, specialising in quality residential property management.   Managing a mature existing portfolio within the office, your role will involve:

- providing excellent communication with property owners and tenants
- marketing properties and processing applications from prospective tenants
- coordinating maintenance and property inspections
- ensuring record keeping is accurate, up to date and to standard.

The person we are looking for will be:

• Experienced in residential property management, and able to demonstrate managing a residential property portfolio 
• Computer literate and a competent user of MS Word and Excel
• Able to demonstrate commitment, flexibility, resilience and determination
• Highly motivated, thorough and organised, with good time management skills
• A team player with a positive outlook and a great attitude with a sense of humour

Customer focus and great communication skills complete what we are looking for. We expect you will have a mature outlook and will have plenty of life experience behind you, and you will understand the requirements of being a property manager.

You will also require a current, clean class 1 driver’s license.

If this sounds like you please apply without delay, by sending your cv to

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Sales Rep - Waikato / Bay of Plenty

If you have a keeness for craft beer, a sturdy knowledge of the industry and would like future potential conversations to go something like this ...

"What do you do for a job?" 

"Beer." ... this Tuatara sales rep opportunity could definitely be the one for you.

Requirements for Success

  • Demonstrated sales success with leading consumer brand(s)
  • Passion for craft beer and Tuatara
  • Outstanding people and communication skills, able to easily engage with a wide range of people
  • Strong presentation skills, in particular the ability to structure a presentation,
  • present material in a way that resonates with the audience, summarise key
  • points, finish on a strong note, and close the sale
  • Customer focussed, problem solver and able to turn issues into opportunities
  • Strong organisation and planning skills, with superb focus and attention to detail
  • Strong Microsoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint skills
  • Full and clean driver's licence
  • Highly adaptable and able to work well in a high growth environment
  • Commercial, able to translate interest into sales
  • Team Player
  • Enthusiastic with a can-do, go get’em attitude
  • Committed to Tuatara’s brand values

If you're interested in finding out more please email your cv to or give her a call 04 293 4833

Business development administrator

Local web design company requires an administrator and telemarketer for their call centre in Paraparaumu - responsible for the diary management and appointment making for the sales team, this role will involvemaking calls to business and using an online programme to make appointments and follow up leads.

Some call centre experience would be great along with a lively personality and excellent phone manner (full training will be given).

Interested? Want to know more? Email - don't forget to attach your cv

Junior/apprentice hairdresser

Join this busy salon where you will be trained in top level customer service and be assisted through your hairdressing apprenticeship. 

You must have good people skills for this entry level role, and love the thought of a career in hairdressing.  You will be willing to learn, able to take direction and be prepared to provide excellent service to clients as well as being able to work well in a small team environment.  If this sounds like you, get in touch without delay.

If you're interested in finding out more please email your cv to or give her a call 04 293 4833

Personal Assistant/Office Administrator - Part-time

Banking experience is a MUST for this position where you'll beworking with the business owner to grow a home loans and insurance franchise.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation, collation and follow-up of all documentation related to home loan and insurance applications, including insurance quotes
  • Attendance at client meetings
  • Maintenance of client diary system

You'll need:

  • Excellent written and oral communciations skills
  • Proven PA skills
  • Second-to-none organisational skills
  • Excellent keyboard skills and demonstrated experience with the Miscrosoft Office suite of programmes
  • Honesty, integrity, professionalism, initiative and the ability to work unsupervised

You'll also be required to attend seminars, conferences and courses related to financial products.

Sounds like your next move? Email your cv to or give her a call on 04 293 4833

Senior Draftsperson or Qualified Architect

We're looking for a senior draftsperson or qualified Architect who is interested in preparing documentation for construction and building consent on a project by project basis. 

This position could be based anywhere (work from home), but someone in the Wellington or Manawatu region would be preferred.

You'll be responsible for preparation of drawings and documentation for construction  and building consent. Work will include residential and commercial projects. 

We're looking for someone who has the following skillset:

  • A Senior draftsperson or qualified architect
  • Autocad or Revit preferred
  • Able to produce complete documentation and 3D illustrations
  • Conversant with NZ Building Code and Local Body procedures

To become part of an established business with an excellent reputation, with the opportunity for partnership or ownership within this practice, please email with your cv without delay, or for further information please call 04 293 483

Automotive Technician European Vehicles

Our client is excited to be busy enough to require another automotive technician to join their independent team of European vehicle experts.

As a qualified Automotive Technician, you will ideally already have some experience with European vehicles. However, attitude is important to us, so someone who has experience with other makes of vehicles, with the right attitude would also be considered.

Skills you must have:

  • an automotive technician qualification
  • 3 years plus experience in the trade
  • preferably have experience servicing European vehicles
  • a full, clean, drivers licence

The qualities we are looking for are:

  • a team player
  • reliable, honest
  • keen to learn
  • great communication skills
  • likes to provide good customer service
  • a sense of humour and a positive attitude

The hours of work are Monday to Friday 8am to 4.30pm.

If you have the qualities above and if you're someone who will go the extra mile for your customers, we'd love to hear from you as soon as possible.

Please send your cv to, or give her a call on 021 480 740 if you need more information

Qualified Carpenter

Full-time position with Kapiti-based building company who are into residential property maintenance, home renovations, landscaping, extentions, decks, pergolas...

If you're a qualified carpenter (LBP would be useful) with a great work ethic who likes solving problems and getting out-and-about this could be your next move. Hourly rate, plus car & fuel, plus phone.

For more information send your cv to

Property, Commercial & Trust Lawyer

Want to work close to home?

Waikanae-based opportunity for a lawyer with 5+ years PQE and experience in property, commercial and trust law.

This is a full-time position and the role includes responsibility for files relating to -

  • Residential and commercial property transactions
  • Commercial business sale and purchase transactions and shareholder agreements
  • Relationship property matters
  • Family trusts
  • Estate planning

If you have excellent communication skills,  enjoy lots of client contact and are great at managing your time send your cv to Julia -

Legal Executive

Here's a great opportunity to work close to home. If you have 3+ years PQE with experience in Property Law (conveyancing) and Trusts and fantastic communication skills to work with a broad range of clients this could be the role for you.

Based in Waikanae this position is full-time and includes responsibility for files relating to - 

  • Residential property transactions
  • Assisting on Relationship Property matters/Family Court
  • Drafting Family Trusts
  • Estate administration
  • Wills
  • Enduring Powers of Attorney

Interested? Send your cv to Julia -

Intermediate Network Engineer

Based in Wellington, this full time permanent role is for an intermediate level network engineer, who wants to learn from the best in the business - working on diverse projects regionally and nationally, there is a great deal of opportunity to grow in this role.  Your primary role will be to provide network support and operational support services to clients.  You will have experience with maintenance of WAN/LANs, Unix/Linux systems support, Cisco and Juniper switching, firewalls and routing experience AND you must be able to produce clear documentation.    

Salary range $60 - 80k, email your cv to 


Duty Manager

We are looking for an experienced Duty Manager whose roles and responsibilities will include

  • Knowing how to create a positive customer experience through great personality and service
  • Ability to manage and organise small team when on duty
  • Ensuring presentation of venue is at the highest standard
  • Experienced in running activities for example Quiz Night, Bingo or Poker
  • TAB/Gaming experience beneficial but not essential - you will be trained
  • Must hold General Managers Certificate
  • Ensure the presentation of venue is at the highest standard..
  • Starting ASAP/ per hour rate dependant on experience and skills

Part-time Bar Staff

  • Must be available weekends
  • Well represented
  • Welcoming personality
  • Work well within team environment

Sous chef

Brunch, lunch and dinner service - full time, weekends will be part of the roster.

Call Julia 04 293 4833 or email that cv to 


Jeepers!  Where have all our tradies gone! We are looking for:

  • Full time Plumber/Gasfitter - excellent company and remuneration
  • Qualified Builder - $30 - $36 per hour
  • Registered Electrician salary bracket $60k - 80k - great for someone who's sick of house calls!
  • Plasterer $25 - 28 per hour
  • Landscape builders - senior and junior landscaping positions available locally
  • Steel Fixers
  • Civil construction people - excavators, concrete placers, truck drivers

Who do you know that wants a change in scene and a payrise - call Julia 04 293 4833 or email your cv to 

Accounts Staff

We have ongoing requirements for staff with general office administration and accounts skills in the following software -

  • MYOB
  • Xero
  • Quickbooks
  • Accredo

Roles vary and include temporary, part time and full time positions. Please email us your cv if you're interested in looking at any accounts roles -

Temps, Minute Takers & Dicta typists

We're always looking for good temps, minute takers and Dicta typists with speeds over 70wpm - if you're interested in temping give us a call 04 293 4833 or email

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