Gardener / Mower Operator - Christchurch

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We have an exciting opportunity for a Gardener / Mower Operator to join our Christchurch team. This is a diverse position that requires a variety of skills. Part of the year will be with the mowing team and the other part of the year will be part of the Christchurch annual clean-up team. Reporting to the Team Manager, you will be responsible for general garden maintenance, including hedge trimming, plant identification, planting, pruning, vegetation control, mowing, weed-eating and basic plant mechanical maintenance.

The Success Factors 

  • Have a relevant New Zealand qualification (or equivalent) in horticulture (minimum level 4)
  • A minimum of two years previous practical experience in amenity horticulture maintenance and previous mowing experience.
  • A full class 1 driver license is essential and a class 2 would be advantageous
  • Have excellent relationship building and communication skills
  • Have the willingness to accept responsibility and ownership of jobs
  • Be able to prioritise, and ability to work within timeframes
  • Be motived and have the desire to get the job done and work as part of a wider team

Here’s what we can offer you 

  • To belong to a unique, family orientated company which cares about their people
  • A work-life balance so you can spend time with the people you care about
  • 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 opportunity to join a passionate and enthusiastic team, so if your skills and experience match, then we want to hear from you. To apply for this role, click ‘apply’ or email your CV to 


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