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Why Climate & Plumbing


Our purpose is to protect our community with warmth, quality air, clean water, and sanitation. As a team, it’s what we strive to achieve each day through the good work we do.

Using our expertise, we build and maintain heating, ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing, gas, and drainage systems that improve the lives of people across Taranaki. We are one of the largest specialist trade businesses in our region and continue to grow.

With our growth, we have remained a family-type business looking out for each other and caring about doing what’s right for our customers, our industry, our community, and our environment. It’s this attitude and our willingness to roll up our sleeves and give things a go that has taken us from small beginnings to progressive, proactive industry leaders, open to new ideas and new ways of doing things.

Every day we make sure we do good work that we can be proud of as an individual and as a representation of our team and are constantly training and building on our skills so we’re always at the top of our game.

We encourage you to join a forward-looking, exciting organisation, doing good work, and making a positive difference in the community we live in.


As employers, we take our role seriously and want you to do the same. That’s why when you join the Climate & Plumbing family, we know how important our side of the promise is.

We offer opportunities to challenge yourself, learn and grow within a culture that values your opinion and works hard to keep you informed. You’ll get the chance to work with and learn from the very best people in our industry.
You’ll become part of a team where you’re listened to, cared for, and respected. You’ll become one of the whānau.

If you’re open to expanding and sharing what you know, we’re looking for enthusiastic people with a constructive approach and a can-do attitude. If you want to have fun at work and have the resolve to do what’s right, take a look and see where you could fit within Climate & Plumbing.


We reward our people for their good work with strong career development opportunities and a raft of employee benefits.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salaries and wages.
  • Exposure to a wide variety of interesting and challenging work that will develop your skills and experience.
  • All the right gear to help you do your best work, plus a personal tool and phone allowance.
  • PPE gear and company-branded clothing.
  • A supportive working environment where we value your contribution and are committed to seeing you develop to your full potential.
  • A range of benefits such as your birthday off, a paid volunteer day, and great discount rates with our suppliers.
  • An active social club with regular activities.
  • 40-hour week, Monday to Friday, 7.30 am to 4.00 pm, with the flexibility to attend to life’s pop-ups.

Current Vacancies

Experienced Heat Pump Installer Wanted!

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and experienced Heat Pump Installer to join our team and become part of our work family. If you’re passionate about your trade and ready to join a supportive team that values your skills, we want to hear from you!

About the Role:

You will get to work throughout our picturesque region, serving a diverse and expanding customer base. Your main tasks will involve installing heat pump single-split systems, multi-split systems, ducted systems, and commercial ventilation. As one of Taranaki’s most trusted providers of heating, ventilation, and cooling solutions for homes and businesses, you’ll be part of a team known for excellence. We partner with the industry’s top brands and being Daikin’s number-one full-service dealer in Taranaki ensures you will be working with top-tier equipment and supported by a reputable supplier.

Why Join Us?

  • A remuneration package will be matched to your skills, experience, and potential.
  • Full-time position with a consistent work schedule.
  • Ongoing training and professional development to keep you at the top of your game.
  • All the right gear to help you do your best work, plus a personal tool and phone allowance.
  • Birthday off, paid volunteer day, discount rates with our suppliers, and an active social club.
  • You will join a team that values your contributions and is committed to your development.

What You Bring:

  • Proven experience in installing residential and light commercial air conditioning and ventilation systems.
  • High standards of workmanship and professional work manners.
  • HVAC qualifications, a Refrigerant handlers license, and an electrical qualification are highly desirable.
  • A positive approach to health and safety requirements and ability to work safely in various environments (roofs, ceilings, floors, electrical components).
  • Current full driver’s license.
  • Ability to pass Police vetting for schools and other facilities.
  • NZ residency or valid NZ work permit.

HVAC Service and Maintenance Technician

Due to growth, we have a position available for an enthusiastic and experienced HVAC Service technician to join our team and be part of our work family.
You will be working with our HVAC Service Manager and other HVAC service technicians. You will provide maintenance to our many thousands of air conditioners, hot water heat pumps, and ventilation equipment that we have installed in Taranaki. In the event of breakdowns or fault callouts, you should be able to diagnose and complete repairs.

We are the #1 full-service Daikin Dealer in Taranaki as well as other major brands like Mitsubishi Electric & Panasonic.

Key skills and attributes required:

  • Proven experience in HVAC maintenance
  • An electrical qualification
  • High standards of workmanship and professional work manners
  • Be able to pass Police vetting for schools and other facilities
  • HVAC qualifications and Refrigerant Handlers (Approved Filler) License are highly desirable
  • The know-how to diagnose faults and carry out repairs
  • Holds a current full driver’s license
  • A positive approach to health and safety requirements
  • The ability to self-manage your day and deliver high-quality results

Must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit to apply. 

A remuneration package will be matched to your skills, experience, and potential.

Gasfitter Plumber

We have established a reputation for employing the most highly qualified and specialised team of PGD tradespeople in Taranaki. We promise you an excellent environment where you will thrive. 

This is what you must be able to do to qualify to work at this role with Climate & Plumbing:

  • Hold a current NZ PGD tradesman or certifying licence.
  • Experience in commercial, residential, and construction environments.
  • Ideally hold an electrical associated trades licence.
  • Have a clean driver’s license.
  • Be able to work unsupervised and use your initiative to solve problems as they arise.
  • The capability to make raving fans of our customers because they appreciate your attention to detail and desire to go the extra mile.
  • Work in New Zealand with a NZ residency or valid NZ work permit.
  • Have a laugh and join in the fun environment we have created that makes coming to work easy.

Only NZ licenced tradesman or certifying PGD tradespeople need apply. 

A remuneration package will be matched to your skills, experience, and potential.

email your CV
and cover letter to

Climate & Plumbing
PO Box 539
New Plymouth 4340

Climate & Plumbing
103 Leach Street
New Plymouth

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