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.
FAQ: OSH Certificate v. F Endorsement
So you're in New Zealand and you want to drive a forklift... What forklift operator training should you have? What licence do you need? What is the difference between an OSH (operators) certificate and an F endorsement? We know that it can be very confusing to get your head around… watch this video to help you understand what licences you or your staff need to safely and legally operate a forklift. The forklift operators (OSH) certificate is needed for anyone and everyone who drives a forklift. This certificate is the 'base' and is also known as a Worksafe NZ certificate,...
Should you choose passion or pay?
I was wondering the other day how I would guide my kids if they ask me what is more important in a job, passion or pay? Suppose they are passionate about an interest, but it really doesn’t pay that well, should they pursue the interest or get a good paying job? When I talk of a good paying job I mean a job were you can provide well for you (and your family) without spiraling into consumer debt just to stay alive. And passion is probably best describe as something a purpose that brings joy to your heart, does good...
3 Trucking Myths Busted
We're making like the Mythbusters team and shedding some light on common trucking myths. Whether you're learning to drive a heavy vehicle, or you've been a truckie for years, these common myths could affect your safety on the road, so we're here to bust them! Myth 1: Trucks should follow the signposted speed around corners Busted! The speed signs placed on corners are designed for commercial vehicles, like cars. If you’re driving a truck you’ll need to drive slower than this suggested speed. Don’t worry about holding up traffic, your safety is far more important! Myth 2: Drowsiness won’t affect...
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.