Qualified Arborist

Date: 06-Oct-2021

Location: Auckland Wide, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council


•    Permanent Position 
•    Continuous Career Development 
•    An attractive hourly rate
•    40-hour week 



He angitūtanga:The opportunity


AIM Services is a leading provider of open space and full facility maintenance services, looking after Auckland's parks, sports fields, streets, community buildings, and the airport. In addition, we also offer expert arboriculture, horticultural, landscaping and plant supply services to local government and private enterprise.

As a Qualified Arborist, you will be assisting with tree maintenance throughout the ‘Rua’ contract area and beyond. As part of the arboricultural team your duties will include all aspects of modern arboriculture, such as general tree maintenance and removals as well as tree asset collection & management. 


He kōrero mōu: About you


•    Minimum of 3 years climbing experience within the Arboriculture Industry
•    National Certificate in Arboriculture Level 4 or equivalent experience/qualifications 
•    A strong Health and Safety focus is essential
•    Experience in all aspects of arboriculture is essential
•    Ability to be part of a team and take the lead when required
•    Excellent communication skills
•    Have a strong work ethic and have a production focused personality, with a willingness to learn


A clean full NZ driver's licence (manual) is essential whilst an HT (Class 2) licence is preferred.  



Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer


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 hourly rate, as well as continuous ongoing growth and development. This is a chance for you to become a part of our working family and help provide out-standing service to Aucklanders’.  
Your base location will be Henderson, working 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday, with rostered weekend duties and over-time as required on occasion. 


This role is deemed safety sensitive and in line with Auckland Council policy, you will be required to complete pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.

Our friendly and collaborative team are committed to making a positive contribution to Auckland’s community, and we’d love for you to come join us! Please contact Marshal Nazareth- Talent Acquisition Consultant on 021 1945160 or Marshal.Nazareth@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz with any questions. 


Applications close on Sunday 31th October 2021. However, please note that we will review applications as they are received – so apply now to avoid disappointment.

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.