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Playground & Parks Asset Maintenance

Date: 11-Mar-2019

Location: West Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council

  • Do you love the outdoors
  • Do you have general handy man skills
  • Do you wish to earn a competitive pay rate

He angitūtanga: The opportunity

Amenities, Infrastructure, and Maintenance Services, AIM, are proud to care for our local parks, buildings and infrastructure for the enjoyment of everyone who lives within our region. A dynamic team who work across the whole of the Auckland region, we strive to help keep Aucklanders active through our innovative open space and full facility maintenance services.

AIM Services offers an integrated end to end service to our clients.  Customer focus is at the heart of what we do to ensure we meet the requirements of our client and customer.

As a result, we are looking for people to join our team with experience or an interest in playground and general parks asset maintenance. This maybe your opportunity to develop new skills or enhance current skills.

We are currently looking for capable, hands-on staff who enjoy the outdoors and have a positive work attitude with a willingness to learn and get their hands dirty. Working within our Minor works team, you will predominantly be working on the maintenance of minor Asset repairs across Auckland’s Parks and playgrounds.

He kōrero mōu: About you

  • Naturally, you would have strong customer focus & sound communication skills with the passion and flair for outdoor work
  • Have a full clean NZ driver licence with confident manual-driving skills. A HT Class 2 licence would be an advantage
  • Have some minor building, landscaping or handyman type experience
  • Have a sound work ethic, be able to work unsupervised and comply with health and safety requirements
  • Aptitude to use a range of plant and equipment
  • Be a team player who can work alone or within a team environment

You would need to be physically fit with a high level of stamina and agility for this role.

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

An amazing team environment. At AIM Services we value team participation and are proud to be contributing to Auckland Council’s vision of creating a world class city.

  You will be given an attractive pay and get to enjoy a wide variety of task in different locations. This is a 40-hour week, Monday to Friday.

You'll be using your skills to help develop and improve Auckland council open space facilities and will have the opportunity to work in your local community to deliver an essential service for the enjoyment of local users of our parks and playgrounds.

If you are passionate about the outdoor environment and want to learn new skills or have an input into developing your local community, then this job could be for you!

Please ring Marshal Nazareth- Talent Acquisition Consultant on 0211945160 for a confidential chat or email at

Please note this position is deemed as safety sensitive position and will require pre-employment drug testing.

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.