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.

Download the commercial road transport industry factsheet                Download the passenger services industry factsheet

Download the stevedoring and ports industry factsheet                Download the transport and logistics industry brochure


The Truck Book: Professional Skills for Driving Trucks (second edition) is now available for order. This 2021 edition is designed to provide both learner and experienced drivers in the New Zealand Commercial Road Transport industry with a ready source of information to assist them achieve or maintain a professional operating standard.

Order a copy of The Truck Book

Passenger Service

Passenger Service

Gain the skills and knowledge to work in the passenger service sector and drive school or urban buses lawfully and safely.

Ports and Stevedoring

Ports and Stevedoring

MITO's Port Operations programme provides the specialist knowledge and skills required to work in port cargo handling roles and competently handle the movement of cargo, under supervision.