Mower Operator

Job ID 22488836
Northland, Far North
Full-time
Listed on 1 May 2024

About this job

We are looking for a top-notch Mower Operator to service the Far North District Council communities and keep this part of Aotearoa looking beautiful! The role will be based in the Waipapa/Kerikeri area.

Duties include mowing grass and turf using a variety of mowers, including tractors, ride-on/out-front mowers, walker mowers and small plant equipment. You will also be responsible for trimming edges, maintaining hard surfaces and equipment, ensuring all vehicles are kept in good condition, completing timesheets and work according to contract specifications, rain or shine. Plus, you will pitch in with other tasks to support the Greenspace team as needed.

The company is a values-driven organisation that builds, operates, maintains and renews Aotearoa’s social infrastructure – spaces where communities gather, connect, share a sense of place and pride, or go to receive essential services.

This employer provides a range of benefits such as: - Comprehensive training and ongoing support and mentoring to aid personal development. - Being part of a team-oriented culture committed to delivering high standards of workmanship - Provided with a high-quality uniform, including full PPE requirements - Working full time 40 hours between Monday – Friday with no day the same and lots of variety working in different environments

If you are all about the details, someone who shines when working alongside others, physically fit and motivated to make a difference, please email your CV to Susan.Needham003@msd.govt.nz detailing your experience and suitability for this role.

Job Requirements

- Proven experience in using a variety of mowers and small plant. - Must hold a valid full Class 1 drivers licence with a reliable transport - Class 2 drivers license would be a bonus - Ability to work to and meet deadlines. - Have a strong emphasis on health and safety. - Ability to work independently and within the wider team. - Physically fit and motivated to make a difference. - Able to pass a pre-employment medical, drug screening test and Ministry of Justice check, previous convictions may be considered on a case-by-case basis - Have an up-to-date CV with satisfactory references

Days of work
Monday to Friday, 8 hours per day between 7:30am - 5:00pm. (40 hours per week)
Pay Details
$26.71 per hour
Job Category
Garden and Nursery Labourers
Career Level
Entry level (6 months - 2 years)
Driver Licence
Full, (Class 1) - Car Licence
Pre-employment drug test required
Yes

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