Assistant Groundsman - Tauranga

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We’re on the look-out for our next Sport Turf trainee. Based from our depot in Tauranga and reporting the Operations Manager, this role will include but is not limited to, cricket wicket and turf maintenance operations. This role will suit an applicant with a keen interest in sports, who can maintain high attention to detail, in order to meet the high standards set for this contract. Previous experience is not essential but would be an advantage, however full training will be provided to the right candidate.   

Success factors:

  • Be willing to learn and commit to training
  • Have a passion for Sports Turf and an interest in cricket pitch maintenance
  • Have the willingness to accept responsibility and ownership of jobs
  • Excellent relationship building and communication skills
  • A good level of fitness, be hard working, adaptable and enthusiastic
  • The ability to comply with health and safety policies
  • Have a full New Zealand car licence
  • The desire to get the job done and work as part of a wider team

Here's what we can offer you

  • To gain an NZQA qualification whilst you work
  • To belong to a unique, family orientated company which cares about their people
  • The opportunity to give back to the community
  • An annual tool allowance and $300 annual wellness benefit
  • Performance-based salaries that are reviewed annually
  • We are committed to developing our people and offer opportunities for internal and external training

This is a fantastic chance to join a dedicated and enthusiastic team. Opportunities like this don’t come around often, so if you are keen to launch your career in Sports Turf Management then click ‘apply’ or email your CV to  



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