Eligibility

Applicants will need to meet all the following basic criteria for consideration:
(If you do not meet these criteria, click here)

  1. be a current or recently serving (within 6 - 12 months) member of the UK, Australian, USA or Canadian Armed Forces,
  2. have been a citizen of either the UK, Australia, USA, or Canada for a minimum period of 10 years, or have been living in NZ for a minimum period of 5 years,
  3. be eligible for release from current service within 18 months of applying, and
  4. meet current vacancy criteria at the time of application.

If successful through the recruitment process, you will need to gain a NZ Residence class visa, giving you the right to live and work in NZ.

We cannot influence NZ Immigration in any way, however if successful in the recruitment process, your Offer of Service will facilitate your application for a NZ Residence class visa.

Please visit the New Zealand Immigration website for further information.