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Will your skills be in demand in 2017?

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:02:47 +1300 | Hays Recruitment

Looking for a new job in 2017? If you’re a Management Accountant, Site Manager, DevOps Engineer or Civil Engineer you’re in luck. These are just four of the skills that recruiting experts Hays says will be in high demand in 2017. In its latest Hays ...More >>

Adshel NZ launches ethnicity targeting initiative

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:42:48 +1300 | Adshel NZ

Adshel NZ launches ethnicity targeting initiative with multi-lingual campaign for Surf Life Saving New Zealand More >>

Downer NZ boss Bruyn departs to head up Fulton Hogan

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:32:05 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Jan. 16 (BusinessDesk) - Downer EDI's New Zealand boss Cos Broyn will leave the Australian infrastructure and mining firm to take over the reins at privately held construction firm Fulton Hogan. More >>

Fulton Hogan appoints Group CEO

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:37:50 +1300 | Fulton Hogan

Fulton Hogan is pleased to announce the appointment of Cos Bruyn as Group Chief Executive Officer to take over from Nick Miller who, in May last year, signalled his plans to leave Fulton Hogan.More >>

New senior appointments at Lincoln University

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:35:54 +1300 | Lincoln University

New senior appointments at Lincoln University Vice-Chancellor Professor Robin Pollard welcomed senior appointments made this week at Lincoln University. He commented that considerable thought had been given to the positions and appointments, including ...More >>

BNZ appoints Louis Hawke to board

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:23:26 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Jan. 13 (BusinessDesk) - Bank of New Zealand has appointed Louis Hawke, who has worked for ANZ Australia, Westpac Banking Corp and as an economist for the Australian government, to its board.More >>

RBNZ announces two senior management appointments

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:28:07 +1300 | Reserve Bank

The Reserve Bank has appointed Klarissa Plimmer as Chief Information Officer and Patrick Hoerler as Head of Risk Assessment and Assurance. More >>

Deductions in Ambulance worker pay is an attack on all

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 09:41:35 +1300 | Health Sector Workers Network

Health Sector Workers Network (HSWN) stand with ambulance officers from First Union and also condemn a decision by St John to deduct 10 per cent from their wages for refusing to wear uniforms as part of a strike action. Across the health sector, all ...More >>

Kiwi job market ends 2016 on a high

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 08:53:07 +1300 | TradeMe Hub

The New Zealand employment market is in great shape for the New Year according to analysis of more than 65,000 job vacancies on Trade Me Jobs in the three months from October to December 2016. The number of new job listings across the country rose ...More >>

Ambulance officers deserve better - CTU

Mon, 9 Jan 2017 08:30:49 +1300 | New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

The Council of Trade Unions is calling for St Johns to value its ambulance professionals and return to talks in good faith. More >>

Paramedics’ wages deducted as contract dispute escalates

Thu, 5 Jan 2017 13:48:14 +1300 | First Union

The union representing 1000 ambulance officers across the country is condemning St John’s decision to deduct 10% off the wages of ambulance officers taking strike action.More >>

ASMS advice in respect of the next RMO strike

Wed, 4 Jan 2017 15:25:33 +1300 | Association of Salaried Medical Specialists

This is not the way I anticipated greeting members at the start of 2017. But we are at where we are at. It has now been confirmed that there will be a further (second) national strike by resident medical officers, this time for 72 hours commencing at ...More >>

The need for greater physician advocacy in the 21st century

Wed, 4 Jan 2017 14:50:26 +1300 | Association of Salaried Medical Specialists

“Senior doctors naturally advocate for their patients as part of providing quality health care but there are interesting questions to consider about what form this advocacy should take and how far it should go,” says Ian Powell, Executive Director ...More >>

Further Strike Action by Resident Doctors Planned

Fri, 30 Dec 2016 14:44:43 +1300 | New Zealand Resident Doctors Association

Further Strike Action by Resident Doctors Planned for the New Year New Zealand’s Resident Doctors have voted to take further strike action in support of settlement of their MECA (Multi Employer Collective Employment Agreement) which will cease to ...More >>

E tū: migrants displace New Zealanders in fishing industry

Fri, 23 Dec 2016 17:36:09 +1300 | E tu

E tū says migrants have displaced local workers in the fishing industry, which should be compelled to hire and train more New Zealanders. More >>

Filipino sentenced in exploitation case

Fri, 23 Dec 2016 15:48:07 +1300 | New Zealand Immigration

A Filipino national and her company have been sentenced on nine charges relating to the exploitation of five migrant workers at their Japanese sushi restaurants in Auckland.More >>

All I Want for Christmas Is - Job Happiness

Fri, 23 Dec 2016 10:11:37 +1300 | Acumen Republic

Hudson survey shows employees who are paid at or above market rate and those who receive bonuses, are more likely to be happy in their jobs, but expert says money is just a band-aid solution.More >>

McDonald's worker backpaid for being rostered Zero hours

Thu, 22 Dec 2016 14:38:22 +1300 | Unite Union

A 19 year old Unite union member has reclaimed over $1200 in backpay after complaining that she wasn't rostered at all, for three weeks in a row. More >>

Just Atelier announce UNSTITCHED 2017

Thu, 22 Dec 2016 13:46:13 +1300 | Just Atelier

This week local ethical fashion hub, Just Atelier, announce their successful bid to open a community pop-up space in central Dunedin in April, 2017, through the Urban Dream Brokerage project. More >>

#BuildAKL winners announced

Wed, 21 Dec 2016 15:17:12 +1300 | Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Ten young Aucklanders aged between 16 and 23 years have won four weeks paid work experience as part of the #BuildAKL social media campaign. More >>


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