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Your career can take off in Whanganui

There are some great local employers looking for new staff. Whanganui has opportunities from entry level to executive positions in a wide range of fields. Check the listings to find your dream job.

If you don’t see a perfect fit listed, try approaching employers directly. Many Whanganui businesses will create a role for the right person.

Top 10 Largest Employing Industries

Whanganui’s diverse economy means there are job opportunities for people with all skills and backgrounds.

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senior sous chef

Senior Sous Chef



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upholstery division team leader

Growing successful family company seeking experienced Upholsterer for exciting newly created leadership role. Excellent company culture.



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commercial carpenters - fifo essential work abroad

Commercial Carpenters required for essential work on a remote project in the Pacific. Paid in NZ $



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finance manager

Pacific Helmets based in Whanganui are seeking a Finance Manager to strategically enhance the company's growth within the manufacturing industry.



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crane operator

Positions available for immediate start for skilled, experienced Crawler, Mobile or Hiab Crane operators for our fleet of 5t – 250t cranes.



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builder required

Job may work for older experienced tradesman / Handy man who would like a bit of jobbing work also. Or younger tradesman looking for variety of work.



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process workers

We're gearing up for our busy season and are putting together motivated teams at our modern processing facility in Imlay, Wanganui.



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process workers

We're gearing up for our busy season and are putting together motivated teams at our modern processing facility in Castlecliff, Whanganui.



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nightshift cleaner

AFFCO is one of New Zealand’s leading manufacturers of premium beef and lamb products.



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support worker

Our Support Workers assist people who access our services to live as independently as possible, in their community.



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research manager

Health benefits, Professional development, EAP, mobile phone (additional to renumeration). See ad for more details.



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researcher

Health benefits, Professional development, EAP, mobile phone (additional to renumeration). See ad for more details.



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support worker - whanganui

Are you looking for a rewarding role where no two days are the same? A job where you get to make a difference in peoples lives.



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administration role

We are a tiling company based in Wanganui New Zealand, serving the Central and Lower North Island. We have an opening for an administrative role!



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full time sales professional whanganui

Perform diamond presentations, receive accredited training, build own client base, earn uncapped bonuses, attend awards nights with a global company.



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qualified mechanic/foreman

Seeking a Qualified Automotive Technician



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real estate lifestyle specialist

Heard about the opportunities in Whanganui? It's going ahead in leaps and bounds and as a lifestyle expert, you'll enjoy all we have to offer.



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truck drivers/runners

Seeking class 2 & 4 truck drivers & runners. Very competitive pay, all work local within Whanganui city. Stable hours.



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call centre representative

Working in a Call Centre, Contacting customers when their alarm systems detect movement and answering incoming calls.



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head breaker out

Seeking a Head Breaker out to join our crew.



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customer service representative - bp wanganui

We have an exciting opportunity for a motivated and customer focused individual to join our friendly team!



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plumber/drainlayer

Piping Hot Plumbing are looking for a qualified Plumber/Drainlayer to join our team working on residential maintenance & light commercial projects



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qualified teacher (beststart glasgow street)

Are you a passionate and qualified teacher looking for a rewarding career within an awesome team? Apply today! Part time position available!



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workshop labourer

Workshop based role cutting & bending reinforcing



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