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Full Time, Permanent Position

Pakuranga College is seeking to employ an experienced gardener / grounds person to join our Property Team.

This is a permanent full time position for 40 hours per week, 52 weeks of the year.

Conditions of employment are in accordance with the Secondary and Area School Groundstaff Collective Agreement. Remuneration will be based on the experience of the successful applicant.

The position will include tasks such as:

  • Weed control –spraying (Growsafe Certificate)
  • Landscaping and plant care
  • Garden maintenance
  • Applicable machinery operation and maintenance

The successful applicant will have:

  • A passion for working outdoors
  • Landscaping, pant care and garden maintenance knowledge
  • Physical fitness (some lifting involved)
  • The ability to work both independently and as a team
  • Sound knowledge of plant care and grounds maintenance
  • Knowledge of chemical application
  • Health and Safety regulations understanding
  • Experience in using job related machinery
  • Current full drivers licence
  • Good communication skills


You must be eligible to work in New Zealand to apply for this position.

Please apply in writing including a cover letter, CV, application guidelines (available on our website) and at least two referees to:

Carol Robinson

Executive Officer


 Applications close 5pm 26 October 2018.

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