Green Spaces Operator (Cleaning & Maintenance)

If you are looking for a versatile role where every day is different, working in a strong team and serving a wonderful community you should not look any further.

We are seeking a Permanent, Full-time Green Spaces Operator (Cleaning & General Maintenance) for our Tasman team based in Richmond.  The successful applicant will take the lead in ensuring the team is well resourced with all the tools and equipment they need, as well as undertaking regular cleaning & maintenance duties, as required, for our residential and commercial clients in an area ranging from Murchison, Tapawara, Golden Bay, Richmond to Motueka.

Regular checks on the safety of playgrounds will be part of the normal working routine as is general handy work.  As a great team player the successful applicant will be helping out with gardening and mowing if necessary.

This is a great opportunity to join a team who look after each other and who take pride in their work in making our community beautiful.

In this role you will have the opportunity to grow and develop your skillset on a variety of diverse properties.

To be successful you will have the following skills/qualifications:

  • Prior experience in stock control

  • Prior experience in a cleaning or maintenance position

  • Experience in and competence using a full range of garden maintenance equipment

  • Full Class 1 drivers licence (Class 2 preferred)

  • Can-do attitude and an eagerness to learn (essential).

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

Andy Gaul, Contracts Manager - Recreation Tasman|
M: 021 277 0402 | E: agaul@nelmac.co.nz 

Please apply by 2 December 2018 by sending your CV and a Cover Letter to: vacancies@nelmac.co.nz

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.