Qualified Ecologist - Auckland


We are looking for a Qualified Ecologist to manage our ecological plant and animal work for a range of contracts across Auckland region.

The key purpose of this role is to manage the EC team in the delivery of a range of services across Auckland. These services include pest plant control, revegetation planting, animal pest control and monitoring, and amenity planting and maintenance. You and your passionate team of Field Technicians will be working on some behind the scenes projects making a real difference to Tamaki Makaurau’s natural environment.

With Treescape you will be working in some of the most iconic sites around New Zealand. Joining the largest green asset management provider in New Zealand means an opportunity for your career to grow as a manager, while being guaranteed the ability to work with the best people and equipment in the country. So if you are looking for a change and you have a qualification in Ecology, now is your chance to join the largest leading Green Asset Management provider in New Zealand!

*This is a permanent, full-time position working Monday to Friday *

Your skills and attributes

  • A qualification in Ecology is a must!
  • Management and administration experience will be extremely beneficial
  • Exceptional people skills and professionalism, maintaining relationships with clients and you’re your internal team of technicians
  • Able to lead a team and work autonomously
  • A high regard for Health and Safety
  • Full Class 1 Drivers License
  • First Aid Certificate

What we offer

  • A competitive package
  • The opportunity to progress your portfolio and be recognized for your strengths
  • Ongoing training and career progression
  • Well-equipped, modern machinery
  • Free onsite parking
  • Discounted gym membership

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)
  • 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).
  • This is a permanent and full-time position working Monday to Friday 40 hours per week. Additional hours and flexibility are generally available.

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.

Treescape is an accredited employer

Treescape is an accredited employer, which means that we can support visa applications under the Accredited Employer Work Visa (AEWV). For more information, visit Immigration New Zealand. 

For more information on the position, please email careers@treescape.co.nz