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Forklift Training

Who we are
Our vision is "People Matter Do Good." Our people are the heart of our vision and as a social enterprise, Agoge's core purpose for making money is to do good. Read more here.

What we do
Forklift training to truck licences; looking for a job or need staff? We can help! We do training and recruitment for the transport, logistics, infrastructure, and manufacturing industries.
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Agoge's Story
Building good habits that stick
Summer is fast approaching, and as the sun is emerging, so too are the running shoes that have spent the colder months forgotten in the wardrobe. It’s that time of year when gyms are offering endless boot camps, playing on the fear that you won’t be summer-ready if you don’t make a habit of hitting the weights. Granted, regular exercise is a great habit to have, but for many it’s a challenging habit to make stick! Some habits form easily, and many we don’t even realise we’re building until they’re cemented into our daily routine. Think about that cup of...
Three simple ways to add value
While it’s normal for the central bus depot to be bustling with the noise of rowdy school kids and grumbling engines, on a recent rainy afternoon, the hustle and bustle took on a more tuneful note. In the centre of the depot sat a decrepit, brightly painted piano with an open invitation, “Play me, I’m Yours.” Those waiting for the bus were treated to a range of musical talent, from a Chopsticks duet played with great gusto by two young kids, to a jazzy number by a teenage boy wooing a female friend. It was amazing to see how the...
Why I’m not going to give 110% and neither should you…
Guest Blog: What do you really mean when you promise to give 110 percent? Our General Manager Jim Grafas questions the cliché. If I had a dollar for every time I’ve heard this line in an interview: ‘I’ll give 110%’… It has to be one of the most common go-to statements around, and while I understand why people say it, it just never sits right with me... In my eyes, people generally mean one of two things when pledging 110% I will give 110% of me. This is what I think most people mean. The problem with this is I...
To legally operate a forklift in New Zealand you need to be certified, whether thats just an OSH certificate or an F endorsement too. At Agoge, we make sure you are compliant. Learn more...
We offer NZ Transport Agency approved heavy truck licencing, with courses as little as three days! Class 2, class 4, and class 5 licence courses are offered, from learners through to full licence. Learn more...
What do I need to drive a Forklift in NZ?
Heavy machinery generally falls into one of three areas, either it moves on: wheels, tracks, or rollers. To operate any of these you are required to have a W, T or R endorsement. Learn more...
Anyone transporting large quantities of dangerous or hazardous goods by road in New Zealand needs a dangerous goods 'D' endorsement. It is required even to carry shampoo in large amounts! Learn more...
Looking for staff?
People are the key drivers to a successful business. So it's critical that you get the right people for the right job at the right time. We'll place the right people to fit into your culture - guaranteed.
From warehouse to delivery, permanent to temporary staff, we focus totally on your needs. All of our systems, processes and recruitment techniques are geared towards finding the right staff, with the right skills that fit into your culture.
Learn more about how Agoge can help...
We have efficient Truck Drivers, Couriers, Dispatch Workers and many other temp and relief staff skilled in road transport operations.
We pick great Forklift Operators, Process Workers, Devanners, Team Leaders, Operations Support and other staff for warehousing, logisitics and supply chain roles.
We deliver great Concrete Truck Drivers, Tipper Operators, STMS Roller Digger Load Operators, Dispatchers and Labourers to great companies.
Looking for work?
We specialise in matching great people with great jobs... temporary or permanent, we can connect you with a great NEWJOB. If you're looking for work, need a change, maybe a pay rise? You're at the right place! The job categories that we service are:
  • Driving jobs - all classes
  • Dispatch positions
  • Courier positions
  • Forklift Operator jobs
  • Warehouse positions
  • Devanning jobs
  • Support positions
Do these roles sound like the change you're looking for? To see what we currently have available click here, and send your CV in to apply.