Welcome

Welcome to the House of Knives' online store. We hope that you will enjoy your stay here, and find exactly what you are looking for. 

We have over 6500 stock items, and the ability to get even more. We have not put all of those on this site, so if there is something you cannot find please call us!

You can reach the House of Knives tollfree on 0508 564 837 in New Zealand.

This number will take you to our nearest available branch.

We are New Zealand's original knife shop and have two branches:

24 Mt Eden-Road
Mt Eden
Auckland 1023
171 Jackson-Street
Petone
Wellington 5012
Find us on the Wises Map
Ph  64 9 302 2980
Fax 64 9 302 0410
auckland@houseofknives.co.nz
Find us on the Wises Map
Ph  64 4 939 3399
Fax 64 4 939 5648
petone@houseofknives.co.nz

Shop Hours:
Monday to Friday 09:30am to 05:30pm Auckland
Monday to Friday 09:30am to 05:00pm Petone
Saturday 09:30am to 02:00pm both Auckland and Petone
Closed on Sundays and public holidays


We also have gift vouchers and a mail order service available.
PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR ONE OR TWO JOBS IN OUR AUCKLAND STORE

WE ARE DELIGHTED TO ADVISE THAT OUR AUCKLAND PREMISES HAVE BEEN ACCESSED FOR IEP
AND WE HAVE CERTIFICATE OF RESULTS  A+ THAT IS GREATER THAN 100% OF NBS

PETONE ON COMPLETION BUILDING WORK IN MARCH 2012 WAS ISSUED WE CODE COMPLIANCE CERTIFICATE WHICH WE UNDERSTAND INCLUDED STRENGTHENING TO 100 % NBS

Polytechnics

Special kits are assembled for use by students in these polytechnics:

Weltec
BOP Polytechnic Waiariki Institute
UCOL Whanganui
UCOL Whanganui
EIT

News updates

 

Date

EventA

   
   
December 2015 We have set up a direct email for Students to both of our out lets of Auckland and Petone
Our Auckland email:   studentak@houseofknives.co.nz
Our Petone    email :   studentwg@houseofknives.co.nz
December 2015 Please bring in your student list for the course and we can give deal on quality Garments and equipment at both stores ,Auckland and Petone.
   

JOB AUGUST 2016

Retail Plus Worker.
This full time position is Trade and retail sales , assisting customers both in the shop and via phone or email enquiries.some wholesale activity along with small amount of overseas business.
As we are a specialist store, the ability to build up a good degree of product knowledge is essential, in order to be able to satisfy customer needs.
Must enjoy working with a range of interesting customers, and have a desire to meet their needs by going the extra mile when necessary.
Retail experience is not essential but would definitely be an advantage, as would be computer confidence (we have our own stock and POS system to learn), and money handling ability, good health, and a co-operative, team working attitude are traits we are looking for.
You would need to be reliable and honest, and prepared to help out in other areas of our small, family owned and operated business.
Areas may include but are not restricted to despatching parcels to customers, unpacking orders in the warehouse, serving customers in shop, answering the phone, assisting with trade fairs, collecting or delivering orders from our local manufacturer of chef clothing, sourcing items we do not have in stock, providing customer quotes, cleaning shelves and re-stocking where necessary, vacuuming the floors, washing the dishes or helping pack sets of Hospitality student equipment etc.
Needless to say, this is a busy and interesting position that will offer a lot of variety to the right person.
But you really must be reliable, turn up to work regularly and on time, and want to work while you are here.
At present, we have a small team of workers and a shop dog (or two).
Unfortunately, time off during school holidays/ Christmas etc cannot be guaranteed.
It may be possible to make this a job-share position but only if there were two compatible applicants.who may also be able to increase their hours at busy times of the year.
Please feel free to email us if you require any further information, or forward your CV to:
vacancy@houseofknives.co.nz