Treescape A3 Arb School 2022


Start date: To Be Confirmed
Programme: Treescape A3 Unit Field Readiness Programme
Basic Training Duration:  3 weeks

We are currently looking for enthusiastic trainee arborists to fill roles in general and utility training arboriculture in Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington, and Palmerston NorthIf you are interested in an exciting career in green asset management from planting and tree maintenance to utilities clearance, please apply today. You will be using some of the latest and most innovative equipment in the arboriculture industry working with fantastic teammates.

Characteristics favoured

  • Energetic
  • Team player
  • Enjoys working outdoors
  • Reliable
  • Good work ethic
  • Comfortable with working at heights
  • Self-motivating

What you need

  • Licence –  restricted or higher –  favourable
  • Double vaccination
  • Ability to pass a mandatory drug test

What we offer

  • Full time paid training in chipper, chainsaw, grounds person and basics to climbing
  • Enrolment into tertiary training for Level 3 Certificate in Arboriculture
  • Permanent full time position on completion of Training
  • Career pathways with a clear pay banding structure
  • All PPE and equipment supplied
  • Onsite parking

The fine print

  • To be eligible for this position you must currently be living in NZ and have a legal right to work in this country (i.e. NZ Citizenship, be a permanent resident, or hold full working rights)
  • Due to COVID-19 restrictions, overseas applications for this position will not be considered.
  • Candidates will be required to undergo drug and alcohol testing, a medical exam, and Ministry of Justice checks as part of the recruitment process (at Treescape’s cost).
  • All new hires are required to provide proof of vaccination.

About Us

Treescape has been serving kiwis since 1981, and endeavour to lead the industry as Arboriculture specialists with branches across New Zealand and Australia. Treescape are full service, certified specialists in arboriculture, horticulture, landscape and grounds maintenance. We are committed to providing the best health and safe work environment for employees. Our AS/NZS 4801 certification ensures that we work to the highest possible standard of health and safety. We work closely with Safe Work in Australia and WorkSafe in New Zealand for compliance, injury reporting, and other requirements. To know more about us click here.

Hearing Accredited Workplace We are also proud to be a Hearing Accredited Workplace in partnership with the New Zealand Foundation for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. This means that all staff who are deaf or hard of hearing are provided with additional support to enable them to do their job to the fullest capacity. To know more about us click here.

Treescape is an accredited employer

Treescape is an accredited employer, which means that we can support visa applications under the Talent (Accredited Employer) Work scheme once the New Zealand borders open for new work visa applications.  For more information, visit Immigration New Zealand. 

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