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

  • Public Events Coordinator

    As Public Events Coordinator, you will work with the Public Programmes Team to organise and coordinate public events at MOTAT. Responsibilities include the research and procurement of necessary services for each event, and overseeing and coordinating the event site while events are ‘live’. Ideal applicants will have event coordination and planning skills, demonstrated project management skills, and will know how to work to fixed timelines. Working hours for this part time role are Wednesday and Sunday (full days) and Tuesday and Thursday (half days), with potential for the role to become full time in mid-2018.

    Applications close: 21 Jan 2018.


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  • Communications Intern

    As a Communications Intern on a six-month placement with MOTAT while you are studying, you will support the Communications Advisor in building the profile of the Museum through proactive public relations and the implementation of key communication strategies. Please note that this role is only applicable to a current University student studying Communications / Media / Public Relations in Auckland.

    Applications close: 19 Jan 2018.


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