Experienced Environmental Restoration Landscaping

We have a permanent position available due to one of our experienced staff moving onto bigger and better opportunities. 3 Years minimum experience necessary. Successful applicant must be able to hit the ground running as we are in mid season and entry level training cannot be committed too.

The Environmental Restoration Landscaper is responsible for the installation of Native and Forestry trees. This is a physically demanding role requiring a high level of fitness and there is the requirement to be confident when working on steep ground or at height.

Primary Tasks:

  • NZ Native Species and Forestry Species planting.
  • Identify different plant species
  • Correctly choose the appropriate species for the terrain and conditions.
  • Planting plants with the correct cultivation techniques for the species being handled.
  • You will be planting in all types of soils, terrain and weather.
  • Staking of individual plants may be involved.
  • Release spraying or weed eradication by use of chemical and manual removal.
  • Seeding of seedlings for the following planting season
  • May involve animal pest control

Preferred Attributes:

  • 3 Years minimum experience.
  • Understanding of NZ Native Restoration and Forestry planting and the species.
  • Be honest, respectful, team player and hardworking
  • Physically fit
  • Head for heights.
  • Career orientated and willing to learn.
  • Full clean drivers licence
  • Construct Safe Tier 1
  • First Aid would be of advantage
  • Tree Planting modules 1234 (forestry) and/or 2765 (P. ITO) Module Min.

Please apply online at our recruitment page or the link below:

https://www.nativesolutions.co.nz/apply-online/

Applications will require: Drivers Licence or Passport Visa Details (if Applicable) Up to date Resume or CV

Position applications close: 14th August 2020

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

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