Like many countries, New Zealand is facing shortage of skilled labour. The skilled migration program allows skilled workers across the globe to immigrate to New Zealand and fill the vacant positions. They must be equipped with necessary skills, experience and qualification. You can apply for skilled migrant visa and fill up the workforce shortage. If an employer from New Zealand offers you a job you will gain additional points during the visa application process.
To be eligible for a skilled migrant visa you have to attain a minimum of 100 points in a skill test. You must meet the character and health requirements and should not be more than 56 years of age. You must be qualified to hold the vacant post. You must have attained at least 3 years of relevant experience. Your English language skills should be strong so that you do not face any difficulty in a foreign country.