Temporary and Contract Staffing

Needing extra staff to assist with current workloads, one-off projects or to cover leave?

We have excellent temporary staff who are all pre-screened, interviewed, reference checked and ready to help!

  • We handle all the usual employment costs (i.e. Kiwisaver, ACC, PAYE, Holiday Pay).  

  • You simply receive a weekly invoice at an agreed hourly rate. 

Employment made easy, so you can get the staff you need now!

Want to know more about our temporary staffing? Call us today on (09) 430 3777

Why consider temporary staff?


The business world is constantly changing and whether you are growing your business, strategically targeting new staff for specific projects, or simply looking after staff taking holidays, we can help.

Professional ‘temping’ within your business or contracting out particular services is an attractive option when you are an expanding business, we are able to ensure this process goes as smoothly as possible for you.  Delegate, utilise, get your business through a busy season without the stress of the extra workload!


We can provide experienced specialist people at a moment’s notice

Temp/ Contracting staff can increase workload flexibility, adding specialist expertise for one-off projects, or for budget and headcount compliance. These solutions can take the pressure off a business when growing or just bridging the gap should something unexpected come up.



Direction Recruitment offers a comprehensive contracting/ temp service to assist you in meeting both your short and long-term staffing needs.

We have an extensive and colourful database of candidates who have experience across all business types established in Northland allowing us to tailor a best-fit solution for your business.

Contractor/ Temp solutions:

  • Parental leave

  • Interim coverage during recruitment for replacement due to resignation or promotion

  • Specialist projects (short or long term)

  • Unforeseen circumstances such as illness, jury service, bereavement

  • Extra resource during a period of change management

  • Cover whilst recruiting for a permanent role for continuity



Our star performers provide expertise in:

  • Personal & Executive Assistant

  • Business services including office & administration

  • Sales, Marketing & Human Resources

  • Procurement & Supply Chain

  • Health, Legal & Manufacturing sectors

  • Financial services 

  • Engineering disciplines & Agri-business

  • Information technology