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Qualified Gardener- Auckland Domain Nursery

Date: 22-Nov-2021

Location: Central Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council

 

•    Work in glasshouses/outdoors at the Auckland Domain Nursery
•    Propagation, growing on, training and maintaining plants destined for display at Auckland Domain Wintergardens
•    Opportunity to learn and grow

 


He angitūtanga: The opportunity

 

AIM Services is a leading provider in open space and full facility maintenance services. We are currently looking for a qualified nurseryperson to join our team at the Auckland Domain Nursery, in one of Auckland’s most iconic parks. In this role, you will be responsible for the assets on site, plant collections and other features. You will also be performing several tasks like propagation, potting on, pest control, pruning and training, stock control and general maintenance.

 

 

He kōrero mōu: About you


Previous work experience in plant production or related field would be handy. Ability to work in a team, attend to detail and comply with health and safety requirements will be key to your success. Stamina with a good level of fitness and agility is required and you will need a clean NZ drivers’ licence with manual driving skills. 
 

A Growsafe certificate would be a bonus but training will be provided for the right applicant.

 

 

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer


You will be joining a hard-working and dedicated team where you will be given the opportunity to grow and improve. AIM Services operate a modern fleet of vehicles, plant and machinery and you will be provided with on-going training and support to help further your career. A competitive wage is on offer and hours of work are based on 40 hours per week Monday to Friday, with regular rostered weekend work. You will also enjoy a suite of Auckland council employee benefits. 

 

Our friendly and collaborative team are committed to making a positive contribution to the local community and we would love for you to come join us! Please contact Marshal Nazareth on 021 1945160 or email Marshal.Nazareth@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz. 

 

Applications close Saturday 11th December 2021. However, please note that we will review applications as they are received – so apply now to avoid disappointment.
 

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.
 

 

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.