Meet Tegan, Tradeswoman of the year
“Prep and perfection - that’s the name of the game.”
Meet Jazz, Electrician
“I love my job.”
Meet Joy, Apprentice Builder
Born and raised in the Samoan village of Salelologa Savai’i, Joy’s ultimate dream is to help and provide for her family and be a good example for her younger siblings.
Meet Marc, Painter & Decorator
“Suck it up buttercup!”
Meet Andrew, Master Joiner
“I’ve been hiring women for 22 years – best thing I have ever done.”
Meet Stu, Chair Maori & Pasifika Trades Training Board
Stuart Lawrence, ko Uenuku te Iwi, is Director – Programme Kaitautoko at Whatukura Ltd, a boutique consultancy firm where he has led a number of workforce development, pastoral care and community projects focusing on Māori and Pasifika development.
Tools and Resources
TradeCareers Insights Research
TradeCareers’ pioneering Insights Research, reveals the barriers New Zealand women face when entering the building, construction and infrastructure industries.
Links to organisations, initiatives and training providers
There is so much great work going on in the Trades to support Women to start and continue successful.