Connecting kids and carriers for potential careers

1 MinutesBy NZ Trucking magazineMay 10, 2019

The NZ Trucking Association is facilitating the Trucking Careers Hub at the New Zealand Careers Expo 2019, currently underway in Christchurch at the Horncastle Arena. The event kicked off on Thursday and runs through until 3pm Saturday, with 10,000 students registered to attend.

The NZ Trucking Association, Toll Group, TR Group, Conroy Removals, Penske New Zealand, Southpac Trucks Ltd, HW Richardson Group, Hilton Haulage Ltd, TSI Logistics, AMS Group, Proactive Drive, Heavy Diesel Parts and Services Ltd, are all supporting the event.

The Trucking Careers Hub is the biggest area at the expo and provides students with a real touch and feel, interactive look into the industry.

Road transport has a significant presence at the New Zealand Careers Expo 2019 in Christchurch, giving students an insight into the breadth of opportunities within the industry.

“The NZ Trucking Association is proud to facilitate the Trucking Careers Hub. It‘s a fantastic opportunity to promote the industry to the next generation and show them the huge variety of career options available. A big thanks to the supporting businesses that have participated in the hub,” said Rebecca Dinmore, NZ Trucking Association executive officer.

The expo is one of four, with Auckland 23 to 25 May, Hamilton 9 to 10 June, and Wellington 21 to 22 June, still to come.