Our professionalism: Skills and experience


The size and scope of the Waikato DHB means it offers a diverse range of roles - clinical, clinical support, technical and professional, corporate and project management, and general support services.


Leading edge clinical procedures, award-winning programmes and world-class specialists.
The mix of professional opportunity and enjoyable life style attracts top quality employees from New Zealand and around the world.


Whatever your role, this is a busy environment where qualities of teamwork, leadership and a constructive approach to problem solving are valued.

Waikato DHB is committed to employee learning and development, both academic and skills-based.

Education and Research

As a tertiary teaching hospital, Waikato Hospital takes a lead in education, mentoring and research opportunities, and has an extensive clinical skills training centre, academic centre and library that serves all its staff and many others in the wider health sector.


Waikato DHB offers you the variety, collegial support and staff benefits that come from working in a large organisation. We provide a programme for orientation to the DHB, your service and your role, plus advice on settling you and your family here.