The New Zealand Green List

Get New Zealand residency the day you land: check out the Green List jobs with residency pathways! Immigration New Zealand created the Green List to fast-track residency pathways for certain occupations, and consists of two tiers.


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Jobs in New Zealand

Now is the time to get started on your journey!

New Zealand employers are recruiting nationwide to cater to the country’s thriving population and economy.

Plus, jobs on the Green List can get New Zealand residency straight away or after 2 years of working.

With over 25 years’ experience, we help people get their dream of work-life balance in New Zealand.

We welcome your applications below.

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Multimedia Developer

Multimedia Developers there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight t...

Electrician

Working In New Zealand are international recruitment and immigration specialists.     We are partnered with a large number of employers throughout New Zealand.   As the preferred agency...

Mental Health Nurses - NZ Wide

Are you an experienced mental health nurse?Do you dream of living and working in New Zealand and enjoying a great work-life balance?We are welcoming applications from suitably qualified and experienced registere...

Registered Nurses Perioperative - NZ Wide

Are you an experienced perioperative nurse?Do you dream of living and working in New Zealand and enjoying a great work-life balance?We are welcoming applications from suitably qualified registered nurses with pe...

Registered Nurses - NZ Wide

Are you an experienced registered nurse?Do you dream of living and working in New Zealand and enjoying a great work-life balance?We are welcoming applications from suitably qualified and experienced registered n...

Registered Nurses Aged Care - NZ Wide

Are you an experienced aged care nurse?Do you dream of living and working in New Zealand and enjoying a great work-life balance?We have significant demand for registered nurses that are passionate about caring f...

Registered Nurses Medical - NZ Wide

Are you an experienced medical nurse?Do you dream of living and working in New Zealand and enjoying a great work-life balance?We are welcoming applications from suitably qualified registered nurses with experien...

Midwives - NZ Wide

Are you a registered Midwife?Do you dream of living and working in New Zealand and enjoying a great work-life balance?We are welcoming applications from suitably qualified and experienced Midwives to work in a v...

Theatre Nurses - NZ Wide

Are you an experienced theatre nurse?Do you dream of living and working in New Zealand and enjoying a great work-life balance?Registered nurses with experience working in an operating theatre are in high demand ...

Occupational Therapists - NZ Wide

Are you a qualified Occupational Therapist?Do you have a minimum of 2 years' experience?Do you dream of living and working in New Zealand and enjoying a great work-life balance?Extensive opportunities exist in p...

Registered Nurses Surgical - NZ Wide

Are you an experienced surgical nurse?Do you dream of living and working in New Zealand and enjoying a great work-life balance?To apply, you will need: A nursing qualification comparable to a Bachelor of Nursin...

Anaesthetic Technicians / ODPs - NZ Wide

Are you a qualified Anaesthetic Technician/Operating Department Practitioner?Do you have a minimum of 2 years' experience?Do you dream of living and working in New Zealand and enjoying a great work-life balance?...

Diesel Mechanic

Working In New Zealand are international recruitment and immigration specialists.     We are partnered with a large number of employers throughout New Zealand.   As the preferred agency...

Sterilisation Technician

Steralisation Technicians have selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to Residency’ pathway on tier 1 of the Green List, meaning there is no better ti...

Drainlayer

Drainlayer is on the Green List of New Zealand.     Drainlayers may do some or all of the following:   Measure, cut and shape pipes Install, join and seal pipes and fittings Install and main...

Naval Architect

Naval Architects, there are amazing opportunities now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to Residency&...

High School / Secondary Teacher

Are you passionate about education and looking for better work-life balance? There has never been a better time to move to New Zealand as a High School Teacher with the occupation being granted a Straight-to-Res...

Internal Auditor

Internal Auditors, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to R...

Crane Operator

Working In New Zealand are international recruitment and immigration specialists.     We are partnered with a large number of employers throughout New Zealand.   As the preferred agency...

External Auditor

External Auditors, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to R...

Cyber Security Specialist

Cyber Security Specialists there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Strai...

Analyst Programmer

There has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand as an Analyst Programmer, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straigh...

Software Tester

Software Testers there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to Res...

Software and Applications Programmer

Software and Applications Programmers there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward &...

Software Engineer

Software Engineers there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to R...

Structural Engineer

Structural Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight t...

Mechanical Engineer

Due to increasing growth and exciting new opportunities, we have clients currently seeking to bolster their Mechanical Engineering teams at all levels. Depending on your skills and experience we may be able to m...

Geotechnical Engineer

Geotechnical Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight...

Environmental Engineer

Environmental Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straigh...

Civil Engineer

Civil Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to Res...

ICT Manager

ICT Managers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to Reside...

Surveyor

Surveyors, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to Residency...

Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyors, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to ...

Project Builder

Project Builders, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to Re...

Construction Project Manager

Construction Project Managers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘S...

Electronics Engineer

Electronics Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight ...

Telecommunications Network Engineer

Telecommunications Network Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward &...

Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight t...

Telecommunications Engineer

Telecommunication Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward &lsqu...

Electronic Engineering Technician

Electrical Engineering Technicians, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforwar...

Materials Engineer

Materials Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to...

Electrical Engineering Technician

Electrical Engineering Technicians, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforwar...

Chemical Engineer

Chemical Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to ...

Civil Engineering Technician

Civil Engineer Technicians, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward &lsquo...

Production or Plant Engineer

there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to Residency’ pat...

Industrial Engineer

Industrial Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight t...

Food Technologist

Food Technologists, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight to ...

Environmental Research Scientist

Environmental Research Scientists, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward &lsq...

Other Spatial Scientist

Other Spatial Scientists, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straig...

Aeronautical Engineer

Aeronautical Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Str...

Product Design Engineer

Product Design Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘S...

Mechatronics Engineer

Mechatronics Engineers,  there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘St...

Acoustic Engineer

Acoustic Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straigh...

Civil Construction Supervisor

Civil Construction Supervisors, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward &l...

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Structures)

Avionics Maintenance Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘...

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Avionics)

Avionics Maintenance Engineers, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘...

Mechanical Engineering Technician

Mechanical Engineering Technicians, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward &ls...

Systems Administrator

Systems Administrators, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straight...

Database Administrator

Database Administrators, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Straigh...

Software Developer

Move to New Zealand as a Software Developer and access the ‘Straight to Residency’ pathway on tier 1 of the Green List.   As international recruitment and immigration specialists, we have b...

Data Scientist

Senior Data Scientist - Expressions of Interest   Are you passionate about leveraging data to drive impactful decisions? Were seeking a talented Senior Data Scientist to join our dynamic team and lead the c...

Secondary Teacher

Secondary Teacher are currently in the Green List of New Zealand.    Secondary School Teacher must have: Specialist subject degree followed by a one-year Graduate Diploma of Teaching (Secondary) or a ...

Principal

The Principal is responsible for the day to day operations of the school, including supervisionof all teaching and non-teaching personnel, taking direction from the National EducationGuidelines, the New Zealand ...

Teacher of the Sight Impaired

Teacher of the Sight Impaired is on the Green List of New Zealand   Qualifications and experience   Bachelor or Diploma of Teaching to have attained a Postgraduate Diploma in Specialist Teaching (Blin...

Automotive Electrician

Automotive Electrician is on the Green List of New Zealand.   An Automotive Electrician identifies, maintains, and repairs electrical faults and computer-controlled systems used in automotive technology.&nb...

Primary Teacher

Primary School Teacher is on the Green List of New Zealand.     Primary school teachers must complete at least four years of tertiary study programmes such as:   A Bachelor of Education for ...

Teacher of the Hearing Impaired

  Teacher of the Hearing Impaired jobs are on the Green List of New Zealand.   Major Duties and Responsibilities:   To use professional knowledge to address the needs of the deaf/hearing impaired...

Technical Operation Specialist

Technical Operations Specialist ~ Expressions of Interest   As a key member of the Data & Automation business unit you will contribute alongside software developers, application support engineers, teste...

Gasfitter

Gasfitter is on the Green List of New Zealand.   Gasfitters may do some or all of the following: Measure, cut and shape pipes Install, join and seal pipes and fittings Install and maintain hot water and he...

Plumber

Plumber is on the Green List of New Zealand   Plumbers, may do some or all of the following: Measure, cut and shape pipes Install, join and seal pipes and fittings Install and maintain hot water and heatin...

Motorcycle Mechanic

Motorcycle Mechanic is on the Green List of New Zealand:   You should be: Repairing engines, brakes, electrical systems, ignition systems, fuel injection systems, plugs and carburettors Doing inspections a...

Loader Operator

Loader Operator is on the Green List of New Zealand:   Loader Operators operate motorised loaders to move and load soil, rock and other material.   Day-to-day   Prepares and positions plant for ...

Earthmoving Plant Operator

Earthmoving Plant Operator is on the Green List of New Zealand.   Earthmoving Plant Operators (General) operate a range of earthmoving plants to assist with building roads, rail, water supplies, dams, treat...

Bulldozer Operator

Bulldozer Operator is on the Green List of New Zealand:   Bulldozer Operators operate bulldozers using blades and other attachments to gouge out, level and move materials in construction, forestry, mining a...

Grader Operator

Grader Operator is on the Green List of New Zealand   Duties include: Operating graders with final trim operations and other heavy plant machinery in a safe and effective manner. Preparation, positioning a...

Backhoe Operator

Backhoe Operator is on the Green List of New Zealand.   To be successful you must: Have a current full driver’s license Have a WHS General Construction Induction Certificate Have a minimum of 3 years...

Excavator Operator

Excavator Operator is on the Green List of New Zealand.   You must have these qualifications : Current QLD Drivers Licence, relevant Machinery Class Operation Licence and Construction Induction Safety card...

Qualified Site Traffic Management Specialists (STMS)

Working in New Zealand are international recruitment and immigration specialists.   We are partnered with a large number of employers throughout New Zealand. As the preferred agency for overseas applicants,...

Spray Painter

Working In New Zealand are international recruitment and immigration specialists.     We are partnered with a large number of employers throughout New Zealand.   As the preferred agency ...

Panel Beater

Working In New Zealand are international recruitment and immigration specialists.     We are partnered with a large number of employers throughout New Zealand.   As the preferred agency ...

Middle School and Intermediate Teacher

Middle School / Intermediate School Teachers, there has never been a better time to move to New Zealand with the occupation being granted a Work-to-Residency pathway through Tier 2 of the Green List.  ...

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