Employment

Our Vision

To be the “must experience” venue that uses New Zealand’s heritage, Kiwi ingenuity, transport, technology and the associated stories in a creative and interactive way to educate and inspire the innovators of tomorrow.

Our Values

  • Collaboration
  • Integrity
  • Creativity
  • Stewardship

Working at MOTAT

As a leading Auckland museum and family attraction, MOTAT has a diverse collection of New Zealand’s national transport and technology treasures.

Each MOTAT Team Member’s passion and professionalism, helps develop and preserve these treasures and support the rich learning experience that Aucklander’s have come to love. Whether you are a student, retiree or working professional, there are a wide range of roles which will allow you to share your passion, experience, wisdom, and knowledge with visitors young and old.

Join our team as we continue to develop into a place where both local and international visitors explore New Zealand's innovative past, through exciting and interactive exhibitions and events.

Current Vacancies

  • Steam Operator

    As Steam Operator you will have a unique opportunity to operate heritage steam boilers and equipment, sharing each machine's background story with visitors while stoking the boilers. This hot and heavy work requires frequent coal shoveling to keep the fires burning in a 40 Hp boiler, so some physical fitness is needed. Boiler Operator qualification an advantage but training provided. This full-time position is from Sunday to Thursday.

    Applications Close: 29 Oct 2017

     

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  • Steam Operator (Part Time)

    As part-time Steam Operator you will have a special opportunity to operate heritage steam boilers and equipment while sharing the background stories with our visitors. This hot and heavy work requires frequent coal shoveling to keep the fires burning in a 40 Hp boiler, so some physical fitness is needed. Boiler Operator qualification an advantage but training provided. This is a part-time position operating on Saturdays.

    Applications Close: 29 Oct 2017

     

    Position Description

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