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Who we are

Our vision is "People Matter Do Good." Our people are the heart of our vision and as a social enterprise, Agoge's core purpose for making money is to do good. Read more here.

What we do

Forklift training to truck licences; looking for a job or need staff? We can help! We do training and recruitment for the transport, logistics, infrastructure, and manufacturing industries.
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Agoge's Story

Are you addicted?
Are you an addict? When you hear the word addict, you probably think about someone who takes drugs or drinks too much alcohol. You are right. BUT did you know that you can actually be addicted to anything? Like this girl who is addicted to eating plastic (click here for video). You might like something like chocolate, but how do you know if you are addicted to it? You are addicted to something if you feel like you can't live without it. You are addicted to something if you feel like you can't stop taking it. You are addicted if...
Be Safe like a pro
A good attitude to driving and safety is what has saved lives. An overconfident attitude and a careless attitude can cause a huge amount of harm. It's easy to think "well, nothing's happened to me yet, so I'm not going to change how I do things". Just because nothing has happened, doesn't mean that you are immune to it. I can tell you many stories about people that refused to change how they do things and are now paying the price, big time! It's amazing how much an injury can affect your life. What if you hurt someone? How will...
Stress: How do you handle it?
A caveman is working outside when he sees a bear approaching. He gets a fright, a surge of adrenaline runs through his veins and sizing up the bear, he runs away to safety. The cave man’s stress hormones were activated and a ‘fight or flight’ response was triggered. Depending on the situation and his personality, he would either fight/ scare off the bear, or run away from it. And by fighting or running away, the adrenaline would be used and energy burned. But these days, this is not as likely to happen. Our stress these days is very different. Deadlines,...
To legally operate a forklift in New Zealand you need to be certified, whether thats just an OSH certificate or an F endorsement too. At Agoge, we make sure you are compliant. Learn more...
Agoge Training's latest course will improve your lifting technique to help you prevent injuries and stay safe at work. A great course structure with 4 simple manual handling techniques. Learn more...

What forklift training do I need to operate in NZ?

Heavy machinery generally falls into one of three areas, either it moves on: wheels, tracks, or rollers. To operate any of these you are required to have a W, T or R endorsement. Learn more...
Anyone transporting large quantities of dangerous or hazardous goods by road in New Zealand needs a dangerous goods 'D' endorsement. It is required even to carry shampoo in large amounts! Learn more...

Looking for staff?

People are the key drivers to a successful business. So it's critical that you get the right people for the right job at the right time. We'll place the right people to fit into your culture - guaranteed.
From warehouse to delivery, permanent to temporary staff, we focus totally on your needs. All of our systems, processes and recruitment techniques are geared towards finding the right staff, with the right skills that fit into your culture.
Learn more about how Agoge can help...
We have efficient Truck Drivers, Couriers, Dispatch Workers and many other temp and relief staff skilled in road transport operations.
We pick great Forklift Operators, Process Workers, Devanners, Team Leaders, Operations Support and other staff for warehousing, logisitics and supply chain roles.
We deliver great Concrete Truck Drivers, Tipper Operators, STMS Roller Digger Load Operators, Dispatchers and Labourers to great companies.

Looking for work?

We specialise in matching great people with great jobs... temporary or permanent, we can connect you with a great NEWJOB. If you're looking for work, need a change, maybe a pay rise? You're at the right place! The job categories that we service are:
  • Driving jobs - all classes
  • Dispatch positions
  • Courier positions
  • Forklift Operator jobs
  • Warehouse positions
  • Devanning jobs
  • Support positions
Do these roles sound like the change you're looking for? To see what we currently have available click here, and send your CV in to apply.