Remote Controlled Slope Mower Operator

Nelmac are looking for a slope mower operator, based in Nelson.

Primarily the mower will be used to mow slopes that are greater than 20 degrees and will be used in all areas that Nelmac currently, and in the future, mow.  This includes areas such as Saxton Oval, Richmond deviation, Nelson College and will covers area’s in Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough.

Ideally we are looking for someone who can operate remote controlled machinery and has experience with mowing a variety of grass types.

Full Class 1 licence required (HT licence, W,T, R preferred).

Growsafe certificate preferred.

This position requires someone who is physically fit, mechanically minded, able to work by themselves and has a real commitment and proactive approach to health and safety.

This is a great opportunity for you to show off your skills or develop your career with a company that’s really going places. If you’ve got the enthusiasm, skills and energy to join our team we would love to hear from you.

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

If you have any questions regarding this role, please contact:

Lloyd Tibble, Contracts Manager – Nelson

Mob: 027 706 4655 or email;


Please apply by 5 December 2018 by sending your CV and a Cover Letter to:

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.