Grounds Maintenance Specialist - Hamilton / Auckland

Description

Do you have experience with grounds maintenance, enjoy the outdoors, and want to grow your skills? Treescape is offering an exciting opportunity for three (3) energetic, self-motivated Grounds Maintenance Specialists who are looking for an exciting challenge.

*This is a permanent, full-time position working Monday to Friday (7.30am – 5.30pm)

Your Typical Day will include

  • Working on exciting, high-profile projects that really make a difference
  • Career progression and onsite training with our in-house training team
  • Awesome working hours guaranteed

Your Skills and Attributes

  • 2-3 years experience in Grounds Maintenance or similar role desired
  • Experience working with ride on mowers, remote mowers, brush cutters, hedge trimmers, chainsaws
  • Experience with weed spraying (GrowSafe preferred)
  • Be a team player with a safety-focused attitude
  • Ability to work autonomously and self-manage to meet deadlines
  • Good communication skills
  • Current and valid driver’s license ability to drive manual is a plus

What we offer

  • Full uniform including work boots
  • Ongoing training and career progression
  • Awesome hours – Mon-Fri (7.30am -5.30pm)
  • Well-equipped, modern machinery
  • Competitive package – get paid for overtime

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).
  • Double vaccination status is required to join our team.

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. 

For more information, please call Madison on 027 404 26 83 or email [email protected]

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