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Skilled Labour Jobs Abroad

Are you looking for a skilled labour job abroad? Are you a qualified carpenter, electrician or plumber? Or do you have experience as a construction worker, general labourer or engineer? If so, there are amazing paid work opportunities on offer around the world. Skilled labourers can land incredible, hands-on work experience and earn great money abroad!

Australia and New Zealand are the top two destinations for travellers searching for a skilled labour job. Skilled trades are in high demand in these countries. If you have carpentry, plumbing or electrician qualifications, have experience in engineering or construction, or have other skills such as plastering, your skills will be highly sought after! Travel on a Working Holiday Visa, available to 18-30 year olds. Sign up for a jobs package and get searching for a skilled job in the sun!

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Skilled jobs abroad

Skilled labour jobs in Australia

Australia is the most popular place for travellers looking for paid work abroad. Our Absolute Oz Jobs package in Australia includes one week of fun and adventures in Sydney. You also have access to a jobs database which advertises hundreds of job opportunities across Australia, including many skilled labour jobs.

Carpentry jobs in Australia

If you are a qualified carpenter, check out our Carpentry Jobs in Australia programme. This programme is designed to find skilled carpenters paid work in Oz. Head on over to sunny Sydney for a carpentry job trial. Work as a carpenter in Australia for up to six months with this specialist carpentry jobs package.

Ranch jobs in Australia

Our Ranch Jobs in Australia programme is great for skilled labourers. Australian ranches are always on the lookout for those with experience in the manual/skilled trades. Get a guaranteed job on an Aussie ranch in the outback and put your skills to good use abroad!

Skilled labour jobs in New Zealand

New Zealand is another exciting destination for those looking for skilled labour jobs. Earn money and explore incredible New Zealand with our excellent Absolute NZ Jobs package!

Find you perfect skilled labour job abroad and use your skills to earn money around the world!

Up to 12 months

Aged 18-30? Expect to earn £10 to £15 an hour with paid work in Oz! Start with 8 days of fun in Sydney plus 12 months of expert job offers, advice and support - awesome!

from £549

Up to 12 months job support

Aged 18-30? Earn money with paid work in New Zealand! Start with 7 days of fun, adventure and Maori culture in Auckland and the Bay of Islands, plus 12 months of job advice and support. Wages are typically between £7 and £11 an hour, so get out there and start earning!

from £799

Up to 12 months

Aged 18-30 and looking for paid ranch work in Australia? This 9-day package includes 4 days relaxing in the beautiful beach resort of Noosa, 5 days ranch training and a guaranteed paid ranch job in the Oz outback, with wages typically £8.50 to £15 an hour!

from £1,549

Up to 12 months

Enjoy the ultimate combination of travel and work in sunny Australia. Enjoy 5 weeks of backpacking along the Aussie East Coast, and then work Down Under for up to 12 months with expert support every step of the way!

from £2,639

Up to 12 months

Travel the length of Thailand for a month before heading over to Bali for a brilliant 12-day tour, and then spend the ultimate year living and working down under with an awesome Oz jobs programme. It’s the complete travel package! 

from £2,839

Up to 12 months

Combine travel and paid work in awesome New Zealand with this 2 or 7-night comprehensive working holiday package. Experience the wonders of this incredible country whilst earning typical New Zealand wages of between £7 and £11 an hour and making friends!

from £429

Up to 12 months

Work and travel in New Zealand! This paid work and travel package includes a week of fun in Auckland & the Bay of Islands, 12 months of job support and a brilliant, flexible bus pass! Expect to earn between £7 and £11 an hour, and then spend that well-earned cash on the road!

from £1,389

Up to 12 months

Travel and work on Australia's East Coast on our Big Aussie Adventure. Includes awesome travel along the East Coast from Cairns to Sydney, plus a paid work package so you can earn on average £10 to £15 an hour in Oz – amazing!

from £2,219

Up to 12 months or longer

Fund your travels by working abroad: See the globe on a shoestring, and pay your way with amazing jobs Down Under. The ultimate gold-digging gap year!

from £2,829

Up to 12 months job support

Work and travel in Australia! This paid work and travel package includes 1 week of fun in Sydney, 12 months of job support and a travel pass along the East Coast. Expect to earn between £10 to £15 an hour!

from £1,089