South Island Job Sites

If you are looking for work in the South Island there are the main nationwide websites to search, such as:

www.seek.co.nz
www.trademe.co.nz
www.backpackerboard.co.nz

There are also some websites that are more South Island specific. These include:

CanStaff and AgStaff
www.canstaff.co.nz and www.agstaff.co.nz – this company specialise in placements in factories, orchards, farms, roadworks in the Canterbury region.

Otago Daily Times
www.odt.co.nz - this is the Otago Daily Times newspaper website. If you click of their jobs link at the top of the site you will be taken through to the job listings section. Most positions are based in Dunedin and if you look under the tourism link there will be the bar/cafe/hospo type jobs listed.

Queenstown and Wanaka Jobs
www.queenstownjobs.co.nz and www.wanakajobs.co.nz – this job agency could be worth checking in with for all types of local work.

Seasonal Work Sites
www.jobscentral.co.nz – this is the Seasonal Solutions website for the Central Otago region

Certain backpackers will help you find seasonal work while providing you with accommodation.

There are also South Island ski fields that will have employment links on their websites.