Job OpportunitiesPlaces to find work.
Industry ConnectionsMeetup.com is a good site to book-mark. There are always f2f meet-ups held locally in Wellington.
Summer of TechSummer of Tech (SoT) is a world-class internship programme helping to match Wellington IT companies with smart tech students. Over summer 2021/22, SoT placed 300 tech interns in Wellington, 178 went to ECS students. Over summer 2022/23, SoT placed 255 tech interns in Wellington, 133 went to ECS students. The roles include Code, Design, Engineering, Security, Testing, Hardware, Business Analysis and more. Internships are typically over summer (roughly November after exams to late February) and you must be currently enrolled in a Wellington tertiary institution. You will need to sign up to the SoT platform and complete your online profile in order to start getting notification of industry focused training, provided by industry (typically in rooms provided by ECS), and the annual Meet 'n Greet held in September. Taking part in SoT will put you in the running to kick-start your tech career in Wellington over summer.
TradeMe and Seek JobsOne of the keys to using job platforms is to use filtering. Seek Jobs, ICT, Wellington Central, Full-time, $0-$70k (69 jobs as at Feb 2023)
Seek Jobs, ICT, Wellington Central, Full-time, $0-$80k (152 jobs as at Feb 2023) TradeMe Jobs (needs manual input) Wellington (Wellington), IT, any to $70k, Full time (38 jobs as at Feb 2023)
TradeMe Jobs (needs manual input) Wellington (Wellington), IT, any to $80k, Full time (46 jobs as at Feb 2023) Both platforms provide useful salary guides; Seek Salary Guide (select ICT) and the TradeMe Salary Guide.