Trade Jobs Wellington

If you have trade or service skills and are in search of your next career opportunity in Wellington, Trade Assist is available to provide the necessary support! Wellington has a huge demand for labourers, semi-skilled workers, and tradespeople in all areas of the industry. Here’s a look at the types of trade jobs in Wellington that need filling:

  • Painters & Brush Hands

  • Landscape Labourers

  • Labourers/Handypersons

  • Plumbers

  • Electricians

  • Tiler/Pavers

  • Plasterers

  • Scaffold Workers

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painters & brush hands

We're on the lookout for skilled painters with trade qualifications and experienced brush hands to join our team. If you're keen to advance your painting career, we've got training and apprenticeship options available to help you reach your goals.

landscape labourers

Looking for a physical job? As a Landscape Labourer, you'll be responsible for carrying out various duties to help complete landscape construction projects. You'll need to be comfortable using a range of tools and equipment to get the job done.

labourers & handypersons

We're after General Labourers for temporary work assignments across New Zealand. If you're up for the challenge, you could be unloading/loading containers and trucks, doing site clean-ups, grounds and road upkeep, factory work, construction, and more.


We're after skilled Plumbers who are confident in their abilities to execute plumbing and maintenance tasks. If you're currently undergoing qualifications, don't worry - we'd still like to hear from you. We've got multiple positions available.


Are you an Electrician on the hunt for a job with excellent hourly rates and plenty of hours? We're partnering with various electrical companies that have secured big commercial and residential projects across New Zealand. You'll be testing, installing, repairing, and maintaining electrical systems and equipment.

tilers & pavers

As a Tiler or Paver, you'll be laying tiles, flooring, and other materials on floors, walls, and countertops. We're searching for individuals with a keen eye for detail and a commitment to producing high-quality results. If you're into manual jobs, this could be the one for you.


We're on the hunt for experienced plasterers throughout New Zealand. If you're new to Plastering, we've got apprenticeship opportunities available to help you get started. Our main focus is delivering top-notch plastering services while also maintaining flexibility and dependability on our clients' projects.

scaffold workers

Scaffolders play a crucial role in the construction industry, as they help provide access to construction teams for projects involving scaffolds, rigs, guard rails, and planks. We've got job options available for those searching for an opportunity to get their foot in the door.


At Trade Assist, we're currently on the hunt for commercial and residential cleaners. You could be doing anything from vacuuming and mopping to using a ladder to clean all surfaces and cupboards, rubbish disposal, and more. We welcome applicants with or without prior cleaning experience.

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find trade jobs Wellington - your go-to trade recruitment agency in Wellington

Are you looking for trade jobs in Wellington? At Trade Assist, we specialize in connecting skilled professionals with exciting job opportunities across various industry sectors. Our experienced recruitment team understands the unique needs of both job seekers and employers, ensuring a seamless process to help you find the right job in the vibrant Wellington trade industry.

partnering with leading Wellington employers

Trade Assist partners with top employers to connect you with the latest trade jobs in Wellington. We have strong relationships with businesses across various sectors, from construction and manufacturing to production and essential services. Our deep understanding of the local job market ensures we can connect you with the most suitable positions in central Wellington and beyond.

personalised job search support

Our personalised approach to job search support sets us apart from other trade recruitment agencies in Wellington. We take the time to get to know you, your skills, and your aspirations, ensuring we present you with job opportunities that align with your career goals. Our consultants provide expert advice on crafting the perfect CV, preparing for interviews, and navigating the competitive Wellington job market.

a nationwide network for greater opportunities

With offices in Auckland, Christchurch, and Wellington, Trade Assist has a strong presence across New Zealand. Our nationwide network allows us to tap into a wealth of job opportunities and talent, connecting job seekers and employers throughout the country. This extensive reach ensures we can offer you the best trade jobs and candidates to help you achieve success in your chosen field.

get started with Trade Assist today

Ready to take the next step in your trade career? Contact our Wellington office today to discuss your job search or recruitment needs. Our dedicated team is here to support you in finding the right trade job in Wellington, the right employer, and ultimately, the right path to success.

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