Earn while you learn

We’re looking for people to join our team who are interested in a career in parts supply or servicing and repair of farming and construction equipment.

A Norwood apprenticeship provides you with up to four years of on-the-job training, equipping you with an NZQA New Zealand certificate in one of the following qualifications:


Norwood are proud to partner with MITO/Te Pukenga, NZ’s only Motor Industry Training Organisation. Our apprenticeship programme is run in conjunction with MITO, giving our apprentices a globally recognised NZ qualification upon completion.

We deliver our own technical training in our purpose-built National Training Centre in Palmerston North, and we carry out our own internal assessment of Norwood apprentices on their journey towards becoming qualified tradespeople.

What we’re looking for 

We’re looking for practical hands-on people who enjoy working with parts and machinery. 

Apprenticeships involve problem solving and effective communication. There’s no need for a background in farming or construction, but an enquiring mind and determination are paramount. You’ll also need a minimum of NCEA Level 2 and a Class 1 Restricted Driver’s License to be considered.

What you can look forward to

An apprenticeship with Norwood will equip you with:

  • Up to four years of on-the-job training
  • NZQA accreditation
  • $4,000 tool advance*
  • Multiple location opportunities throughout New Zealand
  • Multiple career pathway options in a global industry
  • Experience working with the latest industry products and technology
  • Free medical insurance*
  • Trade prices for automotive parts*

Find out more about MITO Agricultural Equipment apprenticeship

Current apprenticeship opportunities are listed on our job opportunities page. For more information, email toolbox@norwood.co.nz.

*Conditions apply