Let your sense of adventure, find a sense of belonging.
Haere mai, welcome to Ngāi Tahu Tourism.
Join us and become part of something special. Our focus on connections – with people, with places, and with how our past journeys influence our future – creates real magic and a true sense of belonging. We operate ten tourism businesses across the country, offering a range of experiences across incredible locations. No matter what part of the Ngāi Tahu Tourism business you end up in, you’ll find yourself at the intersection of adventure and belonging, making for a life-changing combination.
Meaningful Mahi – Featured jobs
Head Chef / Kaitunu Matua - Dark Sky Project
We're looking for an experienced Head Chef - a passionate person who can create extraordinary delights for our manuhiri (visitors). You will be involved in managing the kitchen through to menu design so if you have a love of kai (food) and creating masterpieces then this might be for you! Read More
We are looking for exceptional customer focused people, who thrive in an inclusive, engaging, and welcoming environment. This role will be responsible for providing an exceptional customer experience to our manuhiri someone who is truly passionate about helping to provide that experience. Read More
This is your opportunity to become a professional jet boat driver on the iconic and breathtaking Shotover Jet. Full training provided so if you thrive in the outdoors, have a passion for delivering awesome customer service, then this is an opportunity to consider! Read More
Shuttle Driver and Customer Service - Shotover Jet
We're on the hunt for a professional Shuttle Driver, a helpful, friendly person with an outgoing, positive attitude. Not only will you be joining one of NZ's most iconic organisations, but you'll be also able to experience first-hand, the thrill and excitement experienced by our manuhiri. Read More
Being a kaimahi (team member) here at Ngāi Tahu Tourism means so much more than just being an employee. When you join us, you’re joining a whānau, an iwi, and a whole group of people who share your passion for adventure. We are an iwi-led organisation, built on values of whānaungatanga (family), manaakitanga (looking after our people) and kaitiakitanga (stewardship). It’s just one of the reasons colleagues feel like family. You will be looked after like whānau, and your career development is something we take seriously.
Looking to live and work in Aotearoa – New Zealand?
New Zealand is well and truly open to the world, and Ngāi Tahu Tourism are searching for people far and wide to join us. In fact, if you’re coming from abroad, you’ll be following in our Ngāi Tahu ancestors’ footsteps – they were famous for being the first seafarers, voyaging from abroad and sharing their hospitality with new arrivals to Aotearoa.
Ngāi Tahu Tourism is an accredited employer with Immigration New Zealand. For further information on working visas please visit: https://www.immigration.govt.nz/
Ready to indulge your senses?
As well as the featured jobs above, Ngāi Tahu Tourism has many more job opportunities across the group.
So come and find out where your career could go with Ngāi Tahu Tourism.