Love what you do and just want to get on with it?

You're an experienced Painter.  You’ve got the experience and the skills. We know how hard you’ve worked to get these. That’s why at Wilton Contracting you’ll be paid what you’re worth.

But not only that, working at Wilton contracting also means you:

  • Get to work with mates
  • Get to work on new houses, managing projects from start to finish
  • Have guaranteed hours
  • Are part of a team that’s got your back
  • Get to join Great company wide social events (last year included a great day out at the Hamilton Grand Prix and a night watching The Chiefs)
  • Are eligible for relocation assistance

Here what one of our team has to say…. Meet Kerry, Experienced Painter with Wilton Contracting:

Always dreamed of owning your own business?

Wilton Contracting can help you every step of the way to becoming your own Boss.

If you are an experienced painter with motivation and drive we can support you into your own business.

Aligned with some of the region’s biggest building companies we offer guaranteed work. We have significant workflow so we can shift jobs around to suit you and your team.  We’ll help you with setting-up your business including meeting Health & Safety requirements, insurances, finance management and any technical requirements needed.

We have a strong relationship with our suppliers, this means technical assistance is close at hand so you and your team always produce a job you can be proud of.  And even though you own your own business you’re still part of our team.

On the Wilton Contracting team you’ll get:

  • Business support
  • Great rates
  • Guaranteed work
  • A team that’s on your side
  • Social events (last year included a great day out at the Hamilton Grand Prix and a night watching The Chiefs)
  • Technical support

Meet Chad - Self employed:


Meet James - Self employed


Looking for a career that can take you places?

Got a great attitude and want to roll your sleeves up and get started? Then a painting apprentice with Wilton Contracting could be for you.

At Wilton we are invested in your success. We’ll support you to learn the trade and gain your qualification. Working alongside skilled Wilton Contracting painters you’ll be learning from the best. And best of all you’ll earn while you learn.

With Wilton Contracting you can really make painting a career working your way up to owning your own business.

If you’ve got what it takes we offer:

  • Great rates of pay
  • Career progression
  • A team that’s got your back
  • Great environment and social events (last year we had a day out at the Hamilton Grand Prix and a night watching The Chiefs)

Meet an Apprentice Painter - Elisa Fisher