We connect top-quality apprentices with successful NZ plumbing, gasfitting & drainlaying businesses.


Looking to become an apprentice? Looking to take on an apprentice? You’ve come to the right place!

Why Masterlink


  • 1. Interview, screen and test

  • 2. We pay your training fees.

    We cover all your block course and training fees, worth over $11,000

  • 3. We place you in a plumbing firm.

    We match you with a local business for your on-job work experience and set you up with a Masterlink mentor

  • 4. We give you the tools for the job.

    We set you up with a starter tool and PPE kit worth $2,000

  • 5. Financial assistance is available.

    New Masterlink apprentices can apply for a special loan package


  • 1. We employ the best

    Our recruitment process ensures quality apprentices for our host businesses

  • 2. We make it hassle-free.

    We sort all your apprentice's ACC, HR, payroll and block course arrangements

  • 3. We support you and your apprentice

    Our Regional Managers hold regular appraisals to keep your apprentice on track with their studies

  • 4. We take health & safety seriously

    Health and safety is at the core of our apprentice management practices

  • 5. Your apprentice is work-ready.

    We provide tools and PPE on start up, so your apprentice is fully equipped from day one

In the News

  • From 1 January 2018, the first 2 years of industry training is fees-free for eligible learners enrolling in eligible programmes—which include plumbing, gasfitting and drainlaying apprenticeships. Talk to us today on 0800 502 102; admin@masterlink.co.nz. We have more info about the eligibility criteria and fees-free process HERE
  • Masterlink apprentices can attend Master Plumbers' training courses at discounted rates. See what's coming up HERE


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