Apprenticeships and on-the-job training programmes

Interested in a hands-on career?

If you’re passionate about a career in the trades and want to get qualified, we can help.

MITO offers a range of training programmes and learning experiences that will challenge and reward you. With our help and your drive and initiative, you can really get your career going places.

Explore your potential in one of our industries

Automotive

Automotive

Steer your career in the right direction

The automotive industry employs almost 60,000 New Zealanders in common job roles such as Automotive Technician (Mechanic), Collision Repair Technician and Refinisher (Panelbeater), Vehicle Salesperson and more.

Discover our exciting training programmes that will accelerate your career.

Accelerate your career in this exciting industry that employs over 50,000 New Zealanders.

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Transport & Logistics

Transport & Logistics

Get your career moving forward

With over 70,000 New Zealanders working within these industries, there are plenty of opportunities for you to find a rewarding career.

Put yourself in the driver’s seat with such jobs as Heavy Vehicle Driver, Log Transport Operator and Bus Driver, or get your career moving as an International Freight Forwarder or Removalist.

With over 70,000 New Zealanders working within these industries, there are plenty of opportunities for you to find a rewarding career.

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Drilling, Mining & Quarrying

Drilling, Mining & Quarrying

Unearth a career in one of these rewarding industries

If you're interested in working as a Driller, Miner, Quarry Worker or Manager, then look no further. These training programmes will give you the skills and knowledge to uncover a great career in these industries that employ over 6,000 New Zealanders.

If you're interested in working as a Driller, Miner, Quarry Worker or Manager, then uncover a great career in these industries that employ over 6,000 New Zealanders.

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Gas

Gas

Interested in a career in the Gas industry?

MITO's Gas qualifications are designed to provide people working in these industries with the skills they need to deal with the critical health, safety, environmental and business demands of their operations. Common job roles include Gas Operator, Policy and Planning Manager and more.

MITO's Gas qualifications are designed to provide people working in these industries with the skills they need to deal with the critical health, safety, environmental and business demands of their operations.

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Resource Operations

Resource Operations

Looking for a career in the Resource Recovery industry?

MITO’s Resource Recovery qualification has you covered. Designed by industry, for industry, this industry employs nearly 8,000 New Zealanders with job opportunities including Compost Facility Operator and Waste Disposal Operator among others.

MITO’s Resource Recovery qualification has you covered. Designed by industry, for industry, this industry employs nearly 8,000 New Zealanders with job opportunities including Compost Facility Operator and Waste Disposal Operator among others.

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Business Skills

Business Skills

Take your career to the next level

Take the next step up the ladder to a management position, increase your skills and knowledge to operate a safe working environment or implement process improvements in your work with these professional development opportunities.

Take the next step up the ladder to a management position, increase your skills and knowledge to operate a safe working environment or implement process improvements in your work with these professional development opportunities.

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Apprentice Fitter/Welder

Penske NZ are looking for an apprentice fitter/welder to join their team in Tauranga. 

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Junior Auto Technician | Heart of Manukau

Transmission Solutions have a vacancy for a junior or entry level role at their workshop in Auckland. 

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Automotive Apprentice

KM Motors Rotorua are seeking to employ an Apprentice Automotive Technician

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Latest News

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Te Pūkenga organisational design and direction

15 August 2022

From 15 August to 2 September Te Pūkenga is engaging with all staff about the proposed organisation and leadership structure and regional delivery framework. Read More

Loan devices helping eLearning

05 August 2022

Michael Zimmerman’s eLearning journey hasn’t always been easy, however with the help of MITO and their loan device scheme Michael has been able to complete his apprenticeship with much greater... Read More

Hayden Paddon returns to New Zealand for his next trophy

02 August 2022

Hayden Paddon prepares for the next leg of his rally tour this year. Read More

SUCCESS STORY:

“A strong industry, ever evolving, so much more to offer than petrol vehicles.”

These were the main comments made when talking to Alex Gill and Wade Noedl from Diesel and Turbo Wellington about the diesel fuel technology industry.

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SUCCESS STORY:

Holly Benge is a 21-year-old female making her way in the automotive world and is not letting anyone stop her. She is currently completing MITO’s New Zealand Certificate in Collision Repair Non-structural Repair while working at Heretaunga Collision Repair in Wellington.

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