Expressions of Interest - Central Otago Parks & Reserves

Personnel for Central Otago Parks and Reserves - Expression of Interest

Nelmac is expanding regionally and exploring the opportunity to care for Central Otago’s open spaces, such as public gardens, neighbourhood parks, sportsgrounds, playgrounds and streetscapes.

We are seeking skilled parks and reserve personnel interested in working in the Central Otago region in the following roles:

  1. Mower operators (ride-on and tractor mowers)

  2. Groundspeople (care and maintenance of sports fields)

  3. Gardeners (care and maintenance of local parks, gardens, reserves, etc.)

  4. Sexton (cemetery operations and grounds care)

  5. Team Leaders with experience in amenity horticulture, mowing and sportsground services.

Who we are:

Nelmac is a wholly New Zealand-owned company that delivers environmental asset management services in the areas of Recreation, Conservation and Three Waters. We’ve served local/central government, businesses and communities in New Zealand for more than 20 years. Our 260+ skilled and dedicated professional staff care for New Zealand’s natural and built environment by providing consultancy, design, construction, asset management, maintenance and conservation services.

What we offer:

  • Competitive remuneration and staff benefits

  • Pragmatic and approachable leadership and management

  • Safe and inclusive team environments

  • Opportunities for training and career development

  • An amazing opportunity to work in and around some of the most beautiful areas in the Otago region

How to register your interest:

To register your interest in any of the roles mentioned above, please email your CV and cover letter outlining your skills and experience. Please indicate which role/s you would be interested in when sending through your expression of interest.

Applications close on February 3, 2019.

If you have any questions, please direct them to Kellie Neighbours, People Development Advisor at

All applications will be treated in confidence.

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.