Employer ProfilesOur business partners are committed to actively providing training, work experience, mentoring and employment opportunities for our young people. Find out more about these employers here.
Aspiring Walls has been in Porirua for more than 50 years and has one of New Zealand’s largest ranges of wallpapers and murals designed for both domestic and commercial settings.
AWF is an employment recruitment agency supplying temporary labour to local employers.
Bunnings Porirua opened in 2004 and sells trades supplies as well as a comprehensive hardware and gardening range. They offer a variety of additional services, on-line, in-store and out of the store.
Bupa is one of New Zealand’s leading healthcare providers with a strong commitment to helping people live longer, happier, healthier lives.
BurgerFuel is a New Zealand burger restaurant that started in Auckalnd in 1995 and now operates in six countries, including 54 locations in New Zealand.
Capital & Coast District Health Board (CCDHB) receives funding to improve, promote and protect the health of around 300,000 people in Wellington.
Connect Global is an outsource contact centre providing both inbound and outbound services.
Dine Academy is a social enterprise offering a pre-employment training programme involving hands on training within the commercial workplace.
Downer is a leading provider of services to customers in markets including: transport services; technology and communications services.
Elite Services specialises in electrical and electronic maintenance, hydraulic and materials’ handling equipment and automatic door maintenance.
Fusion Interiors Limited (FIL) offers commercial office relocations and fit outs, commercial furniture installations and second-hand furniture recycling, sales and leasing.
GT Electrical provide electrical and heating solutions to the greater Wellington area. Services include residential, commercial, home heating and home automation systems.
Kāinga Ora is the country’s largest landlord with over 643,000 properties nationwide. Their vision is to be the social housing provider of choice.
KiwiRail is a major national carrier, employing 3,400 staff throughout New Zealand.
Mexteds Performance Sports Surfaces is a leader in the sports turf sector, specialising in the drainage, construction and maintenance of natural, hybrid and artificial surfaces for all sporting codes.
The Ministry for Pacific People’s vision is successful Pacific peoples.
Mitre 10 Mega Porirua is a home improvement and garden retailer.
New Zealand Police is working with the community to make New Zealanders safe.
Partners Porirua works hard to ensure the young people in Porirua have a positive outlook on life and, in particular, their working life.
The Porirua Chamber of Commerce stimulates business vitality and excellence in Porirua City.
Porirua City Council enables democratic local decision-making and provides social, economic, environmental and cultural services and activities for Porirua City.
Porirua is growing and changing – more warm, dry homes are needed for current and future generations.
Red badge is a national company providing security, event services and infrastructure security.
Reds is an award winning hairdresser operating since 1993 from Pukerua Bay.
Te Puni Kōkiri is the lead policy agency to Government on Māori wellbeing outcomes.
Tū Ora Compass Health is a Primary Health Organisation (PHO) that provides a wide range of primary care services through 60 General Practice Teams.
SARNZ is the industry body for scaffolding, access and rigging in New Zealand providing a united voice for issues of concern to the industry and to its members.
Taylor Preston operates a modern meat export processing plant in Wellington, New Zealand.
We are the mandated iwi authority for Ngāti Toa Rangatira and the administrative body of iwi estates and assets.
Unite Recruit specialises in civil, industrial and commercial recruitment. Recruiting, screening, training and processing potential employees.
Westpac’s vision is “To be one of the world’s great service companies, helping their customers, communities and people to prosper and grow”.
Whānau Manaaki is the not-for-profit organisation behind 85 kindergartens as well as a homebased service in Porirua.
Whitireia is a government owned and funded tertiary institute of technology, known for its high student success rate and culturally diverse student body.