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Thursday, January 21, 2021

WelTec graduate gets dream engineering job straight out of course

Philip Moore has long loved learning the mechanics of how things work, and as a child was always taking things apart and putting them back together.

To Infiniti and Formula 1: NZ’s best engineering students wanted

Calling all young Kiwi engineering students - one of the world's top auto manufactures and Formula 1 teams is looking for you.

Fast track to success

After years of being stuck inside for work, Christchurch man Rory Kennett wanted “a real outdoor job”.

Earning, learning and having fun

Esmey Parata can’t speak highly enough about her plumbing apprenticeship.

Bright spark: The life of an electrician

The first of our Q&A career profiles of real people, doing real jobs, as featured in 2019 JET magazine (out now!) is about Desiré, who loves being an electrician.

There’s more to plumbing than you think

Nikita Ward is in her third year of a plumbing apprenticeship and loving it.

Fencing firms struggle to find workers

Fencing firms around the country are crying out for workers.

Training seen as answer to roadworker shortage

More jobs are in the pipeline as infrastructure development continues to boom and construction companies juggle existing work and new projects.

Joining forces

Name: Shevonne Evans  Age: 21 Job: BCITO architectural aluminium joinery apprentice City/town: Tokoroa** What does your job entail? Manufacturing aluminium joinery i.e. aluminium windows and doors. How long have you been doing it? Two and a half years.  What attracted you to this...

Hawke’s Bay kids building $100,000 plane under guidance of aero club

A dozen Hawke's Bay teenagers are putting their weekends to good use by building a $100,000 aeroplane - becoming the region's latest aerospace manufacturer in the process.


The Privacy Act 2020 was passed by Parliament on 26 June...

Notifiable privacy breaches The main thing to consider is that the legal requirements of responding to a privacy breach are changing. The new Act will...