Planting & Aftercare Specialist in Auckland


If you have experience in planting and aftercare, enjoy the outdoors, and are looking to grow your skills, then Treescape is offering an exciting opportunity for you! Ideally, you will be energetic, self-motivated, have a high level of fitness and looking for an exciting change within an ever-growing prosperous company.

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

Your Skills and Attributes

  • Current Full class 1 drivers license  – Essential
  • High level of fitness  – Essential
  • 2-3 years experience in Ground Maintenance/ Aftercare or a similar role
  • Experience in planting and watering
  • Experience working with ride-on mowers, remote mowers, brush cutters, hedge trimmers, and chainsaws –  Essential
  • 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

What we offer

  • Full uniform including work boots
  • We will ensure you are working alongside highly experienced colleagues in a supportive and safe work environment
  • Awesome hours – Mon-Fri 47.5 hours per week
  • Well-equipped, modern machinery
  • Competitive hourly rate with pay based on your experience and qualifications
  • 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)
  • 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.

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