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Auckland tourism jobs listings bucks falls – Trade Me
25 Jan 2021  

Auckland tourism jobs listings bucks falls – Trade Me

Auckland hospitality and tourism sector employers looked to staff up in the final quarter of the year after deep cuts earlier in 2020.


Franz Josef fears: more tourism layoffs, asset sales – report
22 Jan 2021  

Franz Josef fears: more tourism layoffs, asset sales – report

There are fears of a second round of tourism redundancies and the offloading of businesses, says a new report.


Employment confidence up, except for tourism – Westpac
22 Jan 2021  

Employment confidence up, except for tourism – Westpac

The Westpac McDermott Miller Employment Confidence Index rose to 97.6 in December, a 10.2 point increase compared to the September survey.


Job opportunity for displaced tourism workers launches
20 Jan 2021  

Job opportunity for displaced tourism workers launches

A $620,000 project to tackle wilding pines in Tasman will help create jobs for unemployed tourism workers, says the Government. 


Tourist hotspots hit by biggest jobs falls – Stats NZ
9 Dec 2020   /

Tourist hotspots hit by biggest jobs falls – Stats NZ

Key tourism destinations Queenstown, Rotorua, and Auckland suffered some of the largest drops in filled jobs, says Stats NZ.


Great South hosts tourism, hospo jobs sessions
8 Dec 2020   /

Great South hosts tourism, hospo jobs sessions

Great South is holding two free one-day information sessions in Te Anau this month for those wanting work in hospitality and tourism over the summer.


Queenstown operators relieved at visa changes, hope for more
3 Dec 2020  

Queenstown operators relieved at visa changes, hope for more

Queenstown tourism operators are relieved Immigration New Zealand has relaxed some migrant visa requirements but as asking for more support to help plug labour shortages.


Queenstown beckons with Kiwi OE
3 Dec 2020  

Queenstown beckons with Kiwi OE

Queenstown-based recruitment firm Remarkable Labour has launched its Kiwi OE scheme to attract young workers to the resort.


Boult welcomes tourism, hospo employment changes
2 Dec 2020  

Boult welcomes tourism, hospo employment changes

Queenstown Lakes mayor Jim Boult has welcome Government changes that will make it easier to fill tourism and hospitality roles in the district.


Govt moves to double sick leave from 5 to 10 days
2 Dec 2020  

Govt moves to double sick leave from 5 to 10 days

The Government has introduced a bill to Parliament to expand sick leave entitlements from five days to ten days a year.


Tourism should “close the door” on imported labour – NZIER
1 Dec 2020  

Tourism should “close the door” on imported labour – NZIER

New Zealand should “close the door” on cheap imported labour to fill roles in sectors such as tourism that can be filled by New Zealanders with the same levels of skills and education, says the New Zealand Institute of Economic Research.


Operators to attend Queenstown jobs event
16 Nov 2020  

Operators to attend Queenstown jobs event

Queenstown Lakes District Council will host the Central Lakes Jobs Fair, which aims to connect employers with members of the community looking for work.


20k women lose tourism-related employment – Stats NZ
5 Nov 2020   /

20k women lose tourism-related employment – Stats NZ

Women’s jobs in the sector have suffered during the pandemic, according to the latest employment figures.


Air NZ confirms 935 cabin crew roles to go
30 Oct 2020   /

Air NZ confirms 935 cabin crew roles to go

The airline says there is not enough international flying to maintain cabin crew numbers.


Young Kiwis encouraged to explore regions by new jobs platform
29 Oct 2020  

Young Kiwis encouraged to explore regions by new jobs platform

Young Kiwis are being encouraged to explore regional New Zealand by a new online job service for fruit pickers.


Go with Tourism launches career pathway tool
29 Oct 2020  

Go with Tourism launches career pathway tool

Go with Tourism has launched World of Tourism, a new web tool allowing users to explore career pathways in tourism and hospitality.


Māori Council slams worker shortage “whinging” from tourism
23 Oct 2020  

Māori Council slams worker shortage “whinging” from tourism

The executive director of the New Zealand Māori Council is hitting back against the tourism industry after some businesses have found it hard to find local workers.


Risk of labour, skill shortages in tourism sector – TIA
13 Oct 2020   /

Risk of labour, skill shortages in tourism sector – TIA

There is a risk of labour and skill shortages in the tourism sector if we permanently lose staff displaced by Covid-19.


Accommodation workers most pessimistic about jobs – survey
17 Sep 2020   /

Accommodation workers most pessimistic about jobs – survey

Only 11% of those working in the sector expect to stay employed in the year ahead.


385 more cabin crew jobs to go at Air NZ
17 Sep 2020   /

385 more cabin crew jobs to go at Air NZ

The airline says reduced services to America means there is not enough flying to maintain current rosters.


Closed border impacts on tourism to increase unemployment – Govt
14 Sep 2020  

Closed border impacts on tourism to increase unemployment – Govt

The unemployment rate is expected to rise over the next two quarters due to the impact on tourism from restrictions at the border and the end of the wage subsidy.


Govt changes critical workers border exception rule
14 Sep 2020  

Govt changes critical workers border exception rule

The Government has changed the assessment criteria for employers wanting to request a border exception for workers under the ‘other critical worker’ category.


Travel agents report low job security – Stats NZ
9 Sep 2020   /

Travel agents report low job security – Stats NZ

Around 1 in 14 workers say they expect to lose their job or business by mid-2021, says Stats NZ.


Almost half of Manawatū tourism businesses to cut staff
28 Aug 2020   /

Almost half of Manawatū tourism businesses to cut staff

One in five businesses in the Manawatū remain significantly concerned about revenue, says CEDA.


Pilots matched with agri sector needs
28 Aug 2020   /

Pilots matched with agri sector needs

New Zealand pilots waiting for international aviation to restart will be able to use their skills to meet an urgent need for heavy agriculture machinery operators.


Coach operators plead for help after 2000 drivers lose jobs
27 Aug 2020   /

Coach operators plead for help after 2000 drivers lose jobs

Bus and Coach Association chief executive Dr Pim Borren says the tour coach business is at a virtual standstill.


Govt injects $7.5m into environmental projects
27 Aug 2020   /

Govt injects $7.5m into environmental projects

The Government will inject $7.5m into environmental projects in Otago-Southland, Manawatū-Whanganui, Tairāwhiti and Hawke’s Bay.


Female tourism workers bear brunt of Covid impact
24 Aug 2020   /

Female tourism workers bear brunt of Covid impact

There were 11,300 fewer women working in tourism in June than the same month last year, says Stats NZ.


Further wage subsidy extensions possible – Robertson
18 Aug 2020   /

Further wage subsidy extensions possible – Robertson

The finance minister has outlined the details on the financial support available for businesses and individuals affected by current alert level restrictions.


Wage subsidy extension details at 3pm today – Govt
17 Aug 2020   /

Wage subsidy extension details at 3pm today – Govt

The latest extension will apply nationwide and last as long as the level 3 lockdown.


Govt launches one-stop ‘jobs and training’ shop 
11 Aug 2020   /

Govt launches one-stop ‘jobs and training’ shop 

The Government has launched a new online, phone and onsite service to help New Zealanders connect to a range of employment support and products for workers and businesses affected by Covid-19.


Go with Tourism launches student placement programme
11 Aug 2020   /

Go with Tourism launches student placement programme

Pledge A Placement will match a tourism or hospitality operator to those searching for work experience.


Unemployment falls to 4% in June quarter – Stats NZ
6 Aug 2020   /

Unemployment falls to 4% in June quarter – Stats NZ

With the country in Covid-19 lockdown when the quarter began, fewer people who did not have a job were actively seeking work.


ATEED calls crisis summit as businesses seek help
5 Aug 2020   /

ATEED calls crisis summit as businesses seek help

Up to 50,000 people across the Auckland region could lose their jobs as the recession takes hold, says the agency.


More than 13k jobs created by PGF – Jones
4 Aug 2020   /

More than 13k jobs created by PGF – Jones

The Provincial Growth Fund has created 13,217 jobs, says regional economic development minister Shane Jones.


Go with Tourism launches industry expert web series
4 Aug 2020   /

Go with Tourism launches industry expert web series

Go with Tourism is launching a weekly web series, The Itinerary, to help inform those considering a career in tourism.


Collins unveils plan for entrepreneurs to tap KiwiSaver
30 Jul 2020   /

Collins unveils plan for entrepreneurs to tap KiwiSaver

National Party leader Judith Collins has unveiled the party’s BusinessStart policy to help Kiwis set up a small business.


Accom, hospo jobs hardest hit by Covid crisis – Stats NZ
29 Jul 2020   /

Accom, hospo jobs hardest hit by Covid crisis – Stats NZ

Accommodation and food services and arts and recreation jobs are among the most significantly impacted industries following the Covid-19 level 4 lockdown, says Stats NZ.


Whanganui event to showcase support for businesses
29 Jul 2020   /

Whanganui event to showcase support for businesses

Whanganui & Partners will host host a free event in August to help employers understand the support available to them through the Government.


Govt invests $50m to protect migrant workers
28 Jul 2020  

Govt invests $50m to protect migrant workers

The Government will invest $50m over four years in a bid to prevent exploitation and improve enforcement for temporary migrant workers.


New app matches displaced workers with seasonal work
23 Jul 2020   /

New app matches displaced workers with seasonal work

Candice Pardy is behind the Jobloads app, whose business idea came from the challenges she faced trying to find a reliable labour supply for her Gisborne persimmon orchard.


Go with Tourism starts secondary school lessons
22 Jul 2020   /

Go with Tourism starts secondary school lessons

The government-funded jobs initiative’s Education Programme aims to inform secondary school students about careers in tourism.


Govt invests $2.5m to help displaced West Coast tourism workers
21 Jul 2020  

Govt invests $2.5m to help displaced West Coast tourism workers

The cash will help hard-hit South Westland operators retain about 50 staff.


TIA survey: half of operators planning further job cuts
20 Jul 2020   /

TIA survey: half of operators planning further job cuts

A third of tourism businesses say they will reduce staff when the Govt ends its wage subsidy.


Air NZ plans second Samoa repatriation after Friday flight
20 Jul 2020   /

Air NZ plans second Samoa repatriation after Friday flight

Air New Zealand is undertaking two dedicated repatriation flights to Samoa to return fruit industry workers.


Trust secures $2.5m to help displaced tourism, hospo workers
17 Jul 2020   /

Trust secures $2.5m to help displaced tourism, hospo workers

Te Arawa Lakes Trust will receive $2.5m from the Government’s $1.3bn Jobs for Nature fund, says conservation minister Eugenie Sage.


Tourism, hospo jobs surprise with June uptick
10 Jul 2020   /

Tourism, hospo jobs surprise with June uptick

New Zealand’s tourism and hospitality sector posted a surprise jump in new job listings in June, according to Trade Me.


Govt extends visas, 16k migrant workers affected
8 Jul 2020  

Govt extends visas, 16k migrant workers affected

New low-skilled work visas will only be granted for six instead of 12 months as the Govt prioritises Kiwi job seekers.


Tourism NZ cuts overseas headcount
7 Jul 2020   /

Tourism NZ cuts overseas headcount

The agency is making significant reductions to its offshore teams as Covid-19 continues to affect travel.


Tomahawk, GO Rentals collaborate to save jobs
7 Jul 2020   /

Tomahawk, GO Rentals collaborate to save jobs

Tourism marketing company Tomahawk has taken on GO Rental’s entire app team of eight staff to help develop a new product designed to boost New Zealand tourism.