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Gardener (Linton)

Job no: 589809
Work type: Full Time
Location: NZ Other
Categories: Trades / Facilities Maintenance

Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity

Spotless has the contract with the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) for Facilities Maintenance and Management in the Central Region of the North Island encompassing activities at the three main bases: Linton Military Camp, RNZAF Base Ohakea and Waiouru Military Training Area, the National Army Museum, and several satellite sites where we deliver a suite of services to support Defence capability. We currently have an opportunity for a Grounds Person to be based at RNZAF Base Ohakea.

We are looking for a motivated person who enjoys working outdoors, can work unsupervised or as part of a team. The role is responsible for the day to day gardens and grounds maintenance and waste operations. This will include maintaining and developing amenity gardens in a commercial environment and general duties associated with grounds maintenance at Linton Military Camp.Training on all equipment and systems specific to the facility will be provided. The successful candidate would be required to work Monday to Friday 7.30 am-4.00 pm.

Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills

To be successful in this role, you will ideally come to us with;

  • Certificate in Horticulture
  • Previous experience in a Grounds Maintenance
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills
  • A customer service focused approach to their work
  • An understanding of OH&S and Environmental policies
  • A valid New Zealand Driver's Licence 

He aha ngā painga o tēnei mahi mōu | Why you will enjoy working here

This is an outstanding opportunity to work in our diverse business. Working for a progressive and reliable organisation, you will be offered a competitive remuneration package. Surrounded by a team of leading experts, we will equip you with the best tools of trade you will need to deliver the excellence we are known for, plus a whole lot of extras such as PPE and uniform. If you are passionate about the delivery of excellent client service, have the necessary previous experience in a similar role, regardless of whether it was in the corporate arena and would like to be part of our team, apply now!

Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation

At SPOTLESS we employ over 36,000 people in Australia and New Zealand within a variety of roles. We provide expertise tailored to key industry sectors that include Health, Business & Industry, Resources, Defence, PPP, Leisure, Sport & Entertainment, Education and Government. We're passionate about finding better ways of doing things. For our customers.  And for you. Find out more at http://www.spotless.com/services/

Spotless Facilities Services (NZ) is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture. 

Please note: As a pre-requisite for these roles, candidates will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical and drug screen, police clearance and security check. Candidates must have the right to work in New Zealand.

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