ABOUT MITO

MITO is the industry training organisation for the automotive, transport, logistics, industrial textile fabrication and extractive industries. We collaborate with our industries to develop qualifications and training programmes with clear and measurable standards that lift the performance of our industries’ workforces.

Every year MITO helps thousands of learners gain the skills and knowledge they need to achieve their qualifications and progress their careers.

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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 and Logistics

Transport and 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 and Quarrying

Drilling, Mining and 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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Industrial Textile Fabrication

Industrial Textile Fabrication

Sign-up for a creative career

Industrial textiles are everywhere! From tents and vehicle upholstery to trampolines and inflatable boats, this industry combines practical skills with plenty of challenges and exciting long-term career opportunities. Discover the world of industrial textile fabrication and start shaping your future today.

Discover the world of industrial textile fabrication and start shaping your future today.

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Resource Operations

Resource Operations

Looking for a career in one of these industries?

MITO’s Resource Recovery and Blaster Coating qualifications have you covered. Designed by industry, for industry, they employ nearly 8,000 New Zealanders with job opportunities including Compost Facility Operator, Blaster Coating Technician and Waste Disposal Operator among others.

MITO’s Resource Recovery and Plaster Coating qualifications are designed by industry, for industry. They employ nearly 8,000 New Zealanders with job opportunities including Compost Facility Operator, Blaster Coating Technician and Waste Disposal Operator among others.

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Business Skills and Workplace Safety

Business Skills and Workplace Safety

Take your career to the next level

If you’re looking to aspire to management excellence, or want to learn how to keep people safe in the workplace, then enhance your career prospects with one of these MITO qualifications. Take the next step up the ladder to a management position, or increase your skills and knowledge to operate a safe working environment with these professional development opportunities.

If you’re looking to aspire to management excellence, or want to learn how to keep people safe in the workplace, then enhance your career prospects with one of these MITO qualifications.

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Latest Jobs Listings

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Truck and Trailer Driver

Stevenson Resources Limited is part of the well-known Stevenson Group of companies. Recognised as an industry leader with an excellent reputation, we operate quarries in Huntly and Drury. We are currently looking for an experienced Truck and Trailer Driver to operate out of Drury Quarry, with an option to base the truck in the Helensville area for the right person. 

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Trades Assistant

Total Automotive are looking for a Trades Assistant to join their team! Your duties will include (but are not limited to) assisting workshop staff with any repairs, maintaining records such as job cards and invoices, attending training courses and maintaining high levels of customer service.

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Apprentice Panelbeater

DE McMillan in Wellington are currently looking for an Apprentice Panelbeater to join their team. The ideal candidate must have good work ethics and be keen to learn the many challenging aspects of modern day automotive repairs.

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Latest News

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CRA APPRENTICES OF THE YEAR ANNOUNCED

21 April 2017

Congratulations to Jason Helmbright and Aaron O’Connor who were awarded the 2016 CRA Apprentice of the Year - Golden Gun and Golden Hammer.

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HAVE YOU SIGNED UP YOUR 2017 MITO APPRENTICE?

15 March 2017

Training is vitally important for the future of your industry and the profitability of your business. You know it. We know it. Daryl knows it.

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WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY FOR THE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY

28 February 2017

To future proof the success of New Zealand's automotive workforce, MITO has worked with automotive industry associations to develop a Workforce Development Strategy.

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SUCCESS STORY:

At only 36 years old, MITO scholarship recipient, Ritchie Tidd, has already worked in the industry for over two decades, beginning his career when he was just 15 years old.

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SUCCESS STORY:

Jasmine Dheda has always had a passion for sewing and making things with her hands. Now the 29 year old has been named the OFPANZ Apprentice of the Year, Tier One.

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