Nursery Production Assistant






Nelson, Nelson / Tasman

Mon 11 Jun, 9:45 am

Full time, Permanent

Due to an internal transfer our Nursery team are seeking a Nursery Production Assistant who can carry out the propagation and production of high quality nursery crops and assist with the development of the nursery business. You will need to be a proactive, positive member of the Nursery team and have a positive influence on people, customers and our Nursery services.

To be successful in this role you must have technical or industry experience in a nursery environment, a current Growsafe Certificate and preferably hold a Certificate in Horticulture Level 3 or Nursery Production. A good level of physical fitness and a genuine enthusiasm to work in the outdoors, with native plants, and in a team environment as well as alongside and in support of volunteers is required. 

Key to this role is high attention to detail, a flexible attitude to getting the job done, a strong commitment to customer service, and a commitment to and understanding of key health and safety principles and practices. First Aid and Tractor Driving Certificates would also be an advantage.

Please note that applicants must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa, and will be required to undergo pre-employment medical checks and drug screening.

To apply, please email your CV and Cover Letter outlining your suitability for the position to Applications welcomed via email until 27 June 2018.

If you have any questions regarding this role, please contact:
Stephanie Drewery, Nursery Manager, E: | M: 021 194 4841.

Taking care of your environment from advice to delivery

Nelmac is proud to safely deliver comprehensive solutions that enhance environments and communities, both now and for the future. As a wholly New Zealand-owned company with a professional, one-team approach, we utilise our resources and expertise of our 250 professionals to care for our natural and built environment by providing high quality consultancy, design, construction, asset management, maintenance and conservation services.

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