FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

If you have a question, you might find the answer below in some of the Frequently Ask Questions (FAQs). This is a guide designed to be helpful for your initial questions. If you have further questions you would like to ask, please feel free to contact Industry Ready using the ‘Get in Touch’ page. Alternatively, if you would like to have a discussion about your specific requirements, please feel free to pick up the phone and call.

How do I register as a student or company?
It’s FREE to Register! It’s quick and easy and takes 2 minutes. A handful of simple questions and nothing to upload. We made registration easy so that you can start to see potential matches immediately. Don’t miss out on the right match for you. Register now!
Will I get paid for my internship?
The simple answer is Yes! We want you to feel valued and an asset to the company you will be working for. We would expect you to be paid the recommended New Zealand minimum wage as a basic requirement. Most organisations would pay above the minimum wage.
What are the benefits of a subscription?
A subscription provides you with matching you to a student or organisation, which best suit your requirements. For companies, we do the shortlisting for you and only present the best candidates! You can also do your own searches and have access to short pre-recorded online interviews of your preferred students.
What are the benefits of being a Partner?
Being a partner means you can showcase your organisation on the Industry Ready website. (e.g. photo, content, website links). You get free access to the Industry Ready platform. (no subscriptions to pay). You will also be invited to profile your organisation on our online Industry Ready forums.
How do I find the best student or best position?
It’s easy with our Industry Ready matching system. Once you have chosen a simple subscription you will get notifications of the best matches that suit your profile and requirements. You also have the added benefit of doing your own searches, if you wish.
Can I watch the online video interviews to short list candidates?
Yes, you can. We provide you with notifications of the best candidates that match your profile and requirements. You can then shortlist this list by watching the online interviews. Which means you invite the best of the best students in to your organisation’s recruitment process (e.g. face to face interviews).