Weed eater/Labourer - Auckland

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Reporting to the Team Manager, you will be responsible for supporting our Auckland based team with weedeating maintenance, gardening work and general labouring duties for the 13 Tupuna Maunga parks that are listed below. Whilst ensuring the safety of yourself and others you will be trained in all aspects while working closely with our team to complete the general maintenance of the Tupuna Maunga parks.

• Matukutururu/Wiri Mountain
• Maungakiekie/One Tree Hill
• Maungarei/Mount Wellington
• Maungawhau/Mount Eden
• Maungauika/North Head
• Owairaka/Te Ahi-ka-a-Rakataura/ Mount Albert
• Ohinerau/Mount Hobson
• Ohuiarangi/Pigeon Mountain
• Otahuhu/Mount Richmond
• Pukewiwi/Puketapapa/Mount Roskill
• Te Kopuke/Titikopuke/Mount St John
• Takarunga/Mount Victoria
• Te Tatua a Riukiuta/Big King.

About you
•Previous experience working on wahi tapu and culturally sensitive sites is highly desirable. 
•Understanding of the spiritual, ancestral, cultural and historic significance of the maunga. 
•A high level of cultural capability or strong willingness and eagerness to learn. Including the following:
o The ability to pronounce Maori words correctly and ability to champion the correct pronunciation of ancestral Maori names for the maunga.
o An understanding of tikanga Maori, with particular regard to tikanga pertaining to Nga Mana Whenua O Tamaki Makaurau 
o The ability to Speak Te Reo Maori would be highly desirable. 
•The ability to work with and relate to people from different cultural backgrounds. 
•You will have a desire to pursue a career in the green space industry
•Having previous relevant experience using a weed eater is preferred 
•Have a full current driver licence
•Be able to work flexible hours to provide a full facilities maintenance service
•Have a strong desire to get the job done to the highest standard
•Be reliable, meticulous and have an organised approach to work 
•Be committed to being part of a wider team with strong work ethic
•Have the desire to learn and grow within the company

Recreational Services prides itself with our very special culture that is committed to professionalism, ownership, people and knowledge. 

If this role sounds like you and you are looking for that next challenge then click ‘apply’ or email your CV to ali@rs.kiwi.nz 
For any questions regarding this role, contact Ali 021 534 538

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


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