Jobs Listing Branding
Location Blenheim, Marlborough
Listed Thu 8 Feb, 10:23 am
Type Full time, Permanent
Downer Open Space Management have an enviable record of delivery to the highest standards in the Marlborough area as part of parks contracts being delivered to a wide range of clients nationwide. Our team are professional, focused on delivery of best practice Horticulture services to our clients and the members of the public.

Following the award of additional long term contracts in Blenheim we are currently looking for a Rivers and drainage Labourer to join our team.

You will be part of a team responsible for managing the growth of vegetation near and within rivers and drainage channels throughout the Marlborough district through manual means and the use of selected herbicides to contract specifications.

What we offer:
• Full time hours – minimum 40 hours per week
• Full training and development
• Uniform and safety gear provided, all the gear you require to do your job
• Working with a great team
• Opportunities to enhance your career!

About you:
• Experience with the use of brush cutters / weed eaters and chainsaws would be an advantage along with a qualification in the use of Agrichemicals.
• Previous experience working alongside waterways and in boats is desirable
• Experience working alone and excellent self-management skills
• Good written skills as you will be required to complete reports and keep other documentation in order
• Excellent communication skills and experienced dealing with customers
• Hold a Full Driver licence, HT an advantage
• Skipper's ticket / boat masters an advantage

This is a great time to join the Downer team and take the next step in your career with an organisation committed to the lifelong development of our people.

If you think you have what it takes to be successful in this role please go ahead and apply and entering 545454 into the keyword search. Please be advised if you are applying for this vacancy , we will contact to you in the New Year.

We're WorkSAFE: Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test & medical.