Job Vacancies

Job vacancies at Heritage New Zealand are advertised on this website, and across a range of other appropriate media including daily newspapers.

Visitor Hosts -  Kerikeri Stone Store and Kemp House ( 2 positions)

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to be part of a dedicated organisation that is committed to telling our national and Northland stories and reflecting on our unique place in the South Pacific.

We are seeking a committed and motivated team player who will organise and strengthen our front of house functions while keeping the site well maintained. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to enter the tourism business and gain experience at one of Northland's busiest tourist destinations at the Kerikeri Mission Station. The role is rostered on 3-4 days per week and will include weekend work.

This role requires you to:

  • Communicate effectively with all visitors to the site
  • Manage tour groups including school groups
  • Participate in the day to day customer service operations of the Stone Store and manage the stocking and operating of our retail area
  • Balance till floats and use  Point of Sale system
  • Promote Heritage New Zealand properties by way of selling memberships.

To be successful in this role, you will need to demonstrate:

  • Highly developed communication, people management skills and initiative
  • How to be a team player, adaptable and proactive
  • Display confidence in public speaking
  • Strong accuracy and attention to detail
  • Have an understanding of  conservation and museum practices
  • Strong awareness of Health & Safety within the workplace.

You must be eligible to work in New Zealand to apply for this position.

Applications close at 5pm on Tuesday 27th February 2018.

For further information and an application form contact

Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga
PO Box 2629
Wellington 6140
tel: (04) 472 4341

Administration Assistant - Auckland

Are you looking for a change in direction and an opportunity to grow your skills in a varied, busy and supportive environment?

Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga is New Zealand’s lead agency for heritage protection and advocacy. Based in our Mid-Northern office in Auckland, you will be the first point of contact for telephone enquiries and visitors to Heritage New Zealand’s regional office. Your role will include a wide range of duties, reception, meeting and travel arrangements, record and file management, maintaining office supplies and support for a team of heritage professionals.

You must have initiative, be customer-focused, have an eye for detail, excellent communication and organisation skills and be proficient in Microsoft Office.

The role is full-time but 4 days a week would be considered

Applications close at 5pm on Monday 5 March 2018.

For further information and an application form contact:

Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga
PO Box 2629
Wellington 6140.
tel: (04) 472 4341