Growing North Canterbury by supporting local businesses and employees, through effective recruitment solutions.

Based in Rangiora we have been helping North Canterbury employers and people with their recruitment needs for over seven years.

We have a positive working relationship with a variety of businesses from professional service employers through to manufacturing employers.  

We pride ourselves on our professional, friendly and accurate communication.  Our team are dedicated to help you find local employment and help local employers find the best staff.

Our Team


Donna Harwood

Donna is the driving force behind the team, and is always looking for new innovative ways to develop the company, and improve our delivery and service.
Donna is heavily involved in the business community, she is a member of the local BNI chapter and local networking groups. Donna also regularly talks with local groups, giving employment advice.

Pauline Peters
Recruitment Consultant

Pauline began with NCES in 2008. And has an extensive background in administration. She certainly has the tidiest desk in the team. Along with her role as a Consultant specialising in Administration, she is also responsible for payoll, and accounts. "I am extremely happy to be a part of the team here at NCES. We are all very hands on and share the same values when it comes to helping employers and employees."