Just in a Facebook group specifically for Central Otago Jobs

Just in 👉 a Facebook group specifically for Central Otago Jobs. Focusing on the towns around Wanaka and Queenstown including: Albert Town, Alexandra, Arrowtown, Bannockburn, Clyde, Cromwell, Hawea, Lawrence, Millers Flat, Naseby, Omakau, Ranfurly, Roxburgh, St. Bathans, and Wedderburn https://www.facebook.com/groups/centralotagojobs/ Wanaka Jobs is the parent website for the group as well as www.centralotagojobs.co.nz and I

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Lindis Pass summit gets webcam

A webcam has been fixed in place on another Southern mountain pass, allowing motorists to check road conditions before they travel. The new webcam, on the northern side of Lindis Pass on State Highway 8, was installed by Downer Group and the NZ Transport Agency at a cost of $110,000. The pass is an important

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Farmworker Appreciation Day

6th August marks Farmworker Appreciation Day. The day was made to help raise awareness of the often-forgotten support of the economy and remind us to be thankful for all they’ve done. One easy way to show your support and thankfulness is to drop by the places where they work with refreshments and supplies for them

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New World build to begin

New World, Three Parks, is hoping to break ground for the new supermarket in August this year. The 3852sqm store is scheduled to be complete by late 2019. Roger Davidson, general manager property and retail development, Foodstuffs South Island said that the existing New World on Dunmore Street “will now have some of the pressure

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Central Otago carpenters in short supply

Many Central Otago building companies are struggling to find skilled carpenters for residential construction projects in Central Otago.Also, the supply of trained builders is not keeping pace with demand, New Zealand Certified Builders (NZCB) Otago regional president Sacha Gray says. He said while the shortage of skilled carpenters might be exacerbated by the future demand

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Thank you Employers for using Wanaka Jobs!

The weathers cooling down now across Central Otago, and so we turn from the outdoors to inside to concentrate on updating our wee non-profit job site. Hopefully you will see some new features in the very near future that will benefit your next hire including: Applications available via LinkedIn and Facebook Easy Registration with Social

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Dread-full deed to help mother

A Dunedin man is to shave a hairstyle a decade in the making in a bid to extend his mother’s life. Chef Chris Millar, of Kaikorai Valley, started growing his dreadlocks about 10 years ago. The 30-year-old has booked to get his matty hair shaved off next month in a bid to extend the life

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Maintaining workforce high priority

Wanaka agricultural contractor Richard Woodhead believes more needs to be done to encourage school leavers into the industry as the existing workforce ages.He is also concerned about the industry’s ability to find experienced staff, especially during peak season, and would like to see overseas tourist drivers be made more aware of the skills required to

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