Work For Us

We're always on the look out for enthusiastic teams members to join The Big Foody in Auckland and Portland. To join us in Auckland please email [email protected] and to get in touch with the Portland team email [email protected]

For the Auckland Team

• For those who want to host driving tours you must have held a spotless NZ Drivers Licence for a minimum of 2 years and preferable already have a P-Endorsements licence, or be able to get the endorsement within 3 months 

• Hold a current First Aid Certificate or be able to get one at short notice.

• You must be willing and able to work at weekends and public holidays where required, especially in high season. We work seven days a week and don’t like to turn people away!

• No criminal convictions.

• Be 21+ years old for walking tours and 25+ for driving tours (due to car insurance restrictions);

• Non-smoker and of course no substance abuse. 

• As one of our guided an excellent knowledge of and passion for Auckland is essential. We provide full training but you must be willing to expand you’re own knowledge. 

• Clear command and excellent use of the English language is essential. Our guests are from all over the world.

• A great work ethic, reliability, punctuality and flexibility is vital to be a member of The Big Foody team

• Excellent English language skills, while foreign language ability would be a great bonus.

• Above all we want people who are going to have fun, enjoy the job and be dedicated to being part of our team. Our guests are the most important part of being with The Big Foody and your commitment to their enjoyment is what we look for most in a guide.