Gardener


Hamilton City Council’s Street Landscapes team is looking for a vibrant, experienced and qualified Gardener who’s not afraid to muck in and get their hands dirty while adding to the beauty of our growing city.

You will be part of a wider team working to maintain and develop Hamilton’s street landscapes area to make our city beautiful. 

You’ll play a key role in the day-to-day maintenance of the Council’s gardens, and ensure they comply with relevant standards and specific time frames. You will also assist with planting and other related tasks when required.

Our ideal candidate will have experience with garden maintenance and the use of mechanical machinery. To be successful, you must have a current Full New Zealand Driver’s Licence and Growsafe certificate.

The recruiting range starts at $24.00 per hour and is based on qualifications and relevant experience.

Hamilton City Council is committed to being a high-performance organisation with people who think differently, act with integrity, make it happen and work together.

This is your chance to be part of an organisation that is committed to building a more vibrant, attractive and prosperous city. 

If this role sounds like it’s for you, we would love to hear from you. Make it happen and apply online today!

All candidates will be notified of the outcome on their application via email. Short-listed candidates may be required to complete an interview process, reference checks, pre-employment medical and drug assessments, and Ministry of Justice or Police vetting check.

For further information refer to the position description available on our careers website at https://hamilton.careercentre.net.nz/Job 

Please note this role is being sourced directly and we are not accepting applications via external recruitment agencies.

Fixed Term - Full Time

Job no: EPAK957335

Location: Hamilton, New Zealand

Closing Date: Monday, 27 May 2019