For over 150 years MetService has kept New Zealanders informed and safe, 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year. With a global reputation for using innovative science and technology to creatively solve weather challenges and deliver scientific meteorological services and products, MetService has been recognised as one of New Zealand’s most trusted public-sector organisations.

We are currently looking for qualified meteorologists to join our New Zealand based teams in either Auckland or Wellington.

Our forecast rooms in Auckland and Wellington operate in a revolving shift environment, to ensure continuous public weather services, and to support the commercial interests of energy, broadcasting and aviation markets domestically and globally.

Whether you are part of a national meteorological organisation or working for a private weather company we will be interested to hear from you if you have well-rounded forecasting skills. You will also need to enjoy a rostered life-style and have an encouraging and collaborative approach to what you do.

Why join us? You’ll become part of a truly global business of diverse and creative thinkers, supportive achievers and pragmatic innovators who are passionate about communicating the science of weather with people in everyday life.  If this sounds like an opportunity for you, please click on “apply now”.

Please note:

Successful applicants will need to be in New Zealand to start work on 1 July 2019

MetService is an accredited employer with Immigration New Zealand           

Applications close: 10 February 2020

For any queries please email:

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10 Jan 2020
Work Type:
Permanent - full time
North Island
Wellington or Auckland