Kaitiaki Tēpu Kai

This job is sometimes referred to by alternative titles

Waiters/waitresses serve food and drinks in restaurants, hotels, clubs and other eating places.


Waiters/waitresses usually earn

$16-$18 per hour

Source: Hospitality NZ, 2014.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a waiter/waitress are good as staff turnover is high.
Zara Reuelu-Smith carrying two cups of coffee on saucers

Zara Reuelu-Smith carrying out cups of coffee for customers

Last updated 28 September 2017