Ka Hiko ai te iwi is Contact Energy’s training and employment programme.
Te Mata Hiko investment includes covering all Ākoranga (course) costs, a Karahipi (scholarship) payment and initial PPE gear.
Ka Hiko Ākoranga is two weeks of FREE pre-trade health and safety training that will give you the skills to be able to safely start mahi on site. On successful completion of Ka Hiko Ākoranga – ākonga start fulltime work with a Contractor on site.
Ka Hiko pre-trade Ākoranga are run monthly.
To be eligible, you need to be able to:
pass pre-employment and random ongoing drug & alcohol tests
physically fit, climb and lift heavy weights
have reliable transport
We are also looking for qualified tradesmen and or people who have experience working on a Construction site.