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Location: Auckland, Christchurch (Waimakariri)
Posted: 13/09/2018
Closing date: 12 October 2019

 
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Asplundh NZ

Auckland and Canterbury

Arborists!
Branch: Auckland and Canterbury
Job Description:
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We are looking for hard-working experienced Arborists in Auckland and in Christchurch to get their teeth into some long-term contracts.

Asplundh are specialists in vegetation management from your tree works to grounds maintenance. Starting in the United States, we have broadened throughout Australia and employ over 150 people in New Zealand.

We are passionate about our people and encourage on the job training and growth.

We are looking for some who:

  • Has 2-3+ years experience as an Arborist
  • Climbing experience
  • Qualification in Arboriculture
  • Positive attitude
  • Great sense of humour

What we can offer:

  • Competitive rate
  • On the job training
  • Excellent equipment
  • Career growth with the opportunity to relocate if you want
Applications Close: 12 October 2018

To apply for any roles or to contact for further information e-mail your C.V to hradmin@asplundh.co.nz or call 027 398 2772.



Arborist
Location: Invercargill
Posted: 05/09/2018
Closing date: 19 September 2019

 
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Invercargill City Council

Southland

Arborist
Branch: Invercargill
Job Description:Invercargill City Council-408

It's definitely one big backyard you'll be maintaining as part of the team keeping our city beautiful, and residents and visitors alike will be appreciating your hard work.

The Parks division has a wide variety of trees within our many beautiful parks, reserves and playgrounds, as well as our city streets.

As an experienced Arborist you'll perform a wide variety of tree maintenance, removal and thinning work in and around Invercargill. We will provide all tools and safety equipment to enable you to perform the duties safely.

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be a skilled arborist who is either qualified (National Certificate in Arboriculture) and/or has a minimum of 2 year's relevant industry experience
  • Ideally hold a current HT licence, minimum of Class 2
  • Have a strong work ethic, with a willingness to learn
  • Have a good level of fitness and be a team player with a positive attitude
  • Strong Health and Safety focus is essential

This position requires a current full driver's licence and a Heavy Traffic Licence is desirable. Rural fire fighting is an area that Parks Operations staff may be involved in. Experience or an interest in this area would be highly regarded.

Applications Close: 19 September 2018

A full job description and application form is available to download from our website: https://icc.govt.nz/your-council/jobs

Reference code 4338518



Arborists
Location: Otahuhu
Posted: 03/09/2018
Closing date: 

 
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Treescape New Zealand

Auckland

Arborists
Branch: Otahuhu
Job Description:treescape-logo2-600x400-758x542-151-616-891

Looking for diversity, career advancement, job security and a great salary. Then look no further...

We are Treescape; New Zealand's leader in arboriculture, horticulture, landscaping and grounds maintenance. From our humble beginnings in 1981 with two chainsaws, a VW Beetle and a commitment to exceed customer expectations we have grown and diversified to now lead the way in green asset management across Australasia.

With depots across New Zealand and Australia we employ over 600 great people across Australiasia.

We are fast growing, dynamic and professional with a clear focus on service delivery and customer satisfaction. We have fantastic opportunities for talented and passionate people throughout New Zealand.

We need:

  • Utility Arborists
  • General Arborists
  • Ground Arborists
  • Climbing Arborists
  • Project Managers

Ideally, you hold a class 2 Drivers License, are a qualified Arborist, with industry experience and a passion for the outdoors. Of course, you'll be physically fit - we know the role can demanding, have a positive attitude and enjoy working with great mates.

Our Project Managers get exposed to some of NZ's most significant aboriculture work. If you are a Manager or Supervisor from the industry, and enjoy overseeing large projects and have proven skills leading crews across New Zealand or abroad, we'd love to talk to you!

What's in it for you?

  • Great remuneration
  • State-of-the-art equipment, leading the industry
  • On-job training and formally recognised qualifications (NZQA)
  • Significant and well-defined career progression
  • Job security - guaranteed hours even through the winter months
  • A fantastic health and safety record - your safety is our priority
  • Join us today, grow your career with Treescape!
 

Call to Action: To apply for any of our roles please visit: http://treescape.recruitmenthub.co.nz/Vacancies



Arborist

Location: Hamilton, Waikato
Posted: 16/08/2018
Closing Date: 
 
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WEL Networks

Hamilton, Waikato

Arborist
Job Description:
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Are you passionate about trees? Want to be part of a great team? Can you safely operate the latest plant and equipment? Come and join us!

WEL Services is a wholly owned subsidiary of WEL Networks who owns and manages the electrical lines network in Hamilton and the greater Waikato area.

We are responsible for providing the full range of field services required to maintain a highly reliable electricity supply to over 89,000 homes and businesses.

We have recently had a spot open up in our Vegetation team for a fully trained and experienced Arborist.

Here at WEL we are working towards to changing the approach to utility arboriculture and focusing our efforts on tree health and aesthetic values.

We are looking for candidates who:

  • have some experience as a working Arborist
  • are agile and enjoy a variety of challenges
  • are committed to returning home safe every day - looking after yourself and those working with you.

It would be great if you also hold your Arborist qualifications, have experience working in an EWP and hold your class 2, 4 or 5 driver's licence.

You will work in a dynamic and supportive team environment that rewards good performance and actively encourages personal and professional development.

WEL offers a competitive package and a professional working environment - we look after our people.

We will help you with relocation expenses if you are moving into our area and our staff benefits include fully funded medical and life insurance!
Closing Date:

Contact Details:
16/09/2018

If you feel this role is a good fit for your current skills and future aspirations, please submit an online application at www.wel.co.nz - where you can also see a detailed position description.

Instruction Number: A36493
 

Arborist
Location: Hamilton
Posted: 15/08/208
Closing date: Sunday, 19 August 2018
 
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Job Title:
Hamilton City Council - City Parks

Hamilton, New Zealand

Arborist - Job no: HJAQ857060
 
Job Description:

Permanent - Full Time

Hamilton is known for its natural environment, with street and park trees an important feature of the city scape.

Hamilton City Council’s City Parks team is responsible for the physical work on those trees, and is in the market for an Arborist to join our crew.

The role includes the maintenance of established trees across the city, one-off tree removals, routine pruning and the planting of new specimens.

We're after a committed and enthusiastic parks or tree work professional with a recognised arboriculture qualification, relevant experience and competence with the tools of the arboriculture trade. Health and safety is an important part of this role and you’ll need to demonstrate you have a high level of understanding for keeping yourself, your workmates and the public safe while you are on the job.

Our unit is a tight-knit team and we need someone who works well alongside other parks professionals. You need to be able to communicate clearly and effectively with your colleagues, and collaborate with your peers to meet deadlines and complete work schedules.

If you are able to work in a team environment with high expectations of behaviour and have experience in urban tree work this is the role for you. The recruiting range for this role is from $53,500 to $57,000 per annum, based on knowledge, skills and experience.

The Council is committed to being a high-performance organisation with people who think differently, act with integrity, make it happen and work together.

This is your chance to be part of an organisation that is committed to building a stronger economy and a more attractive city for families through the delivery of the Hamilton Plan.

All candidates will be notified of the outcome on their application via email. Short-listed candidates may be required to complete an interview process, reference checks, pre-employment medical and drug assessments and Ministry of Justice or Police vetting check.

For further information refer to the position description available on our careers website at https://hamilton.careercentre.net.nz/Job

Please note this role is being sourced directly and we are not accepting applications via external recruitment agencies

Closing Date:
Contact:
Sunday, 19 August 2018
https://hamilton.careercentre.net.nz/Job

 


Senior Arboriculture & Ecological Specialist
Location: Auckland
Posted: 14/08/2018
Closing date: 
 
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Auckland Council

Auckland

Senior Arboriculture & Ecological Specialist
Job Description:
  • Opportunity to influence arboriculture and ecological restoration in Auckland 
  • Various levels of roles available across a diverse portfolio 
  • Make tangible and visible improvements to the environment 

The opportunity 

Auckland Council’s Community Facilities Department is an exceptional facilities function (for assets of both land and buildings) that is financially astute and delivers on expectations and aspirations. As kaitiaki (guardian) of facilities, we have an important role in facilitating the wider social, economic, environmental and cultural outcomes that promote the well being of our communities. 

Arboriculture and Ecological Restoration Specialists work out of the Operational Management & Maintenance Unit, the remit of which is to ensure a seamless delivery of high quality management and maintenance of council assets (green, open space and built) across the Auckland region. In these roles, no two days are the same. They are hands on within a diverse portfolio across a number of different landscapes. 

You will enjoy the support of experienced likeminded colleagues with a strong team ethos. Dependant on the level of your role daily duties might include managing contractors and suppliers, developing plans for the ongoing maintenance of trees and identified ecological areas in local parks and public open spaces, fostering relationships within communities, conducting safety assessments and proactively making process improvements. You will also provide technical advice and contribute to design and tree protection measures involving utility works, infrastructure and land development. Additionally, you will participate in planting programmes that provide for natural habitats and ecosystems. As the point of contact for any queries on the maintenance of arboriculture and ecological restoration programmes you will be focused on improving our natural environment while creating self-sustaining environments for the benefit of the public. 

About you 

Because of the technical skills and experience required to successfully carry out this role, you will have a recognised arboriculture qualification and a clean driver’s licence. More broadly, you will be a collaborative team player with commercial acumen who is passionate about the environment and consistently strives to improve efficiencies. Having recognised experience in maintenance delivery, you willl be able to spot issues early and put maintenance plans in place. Importantly, you will also have demonstrated involvement in contract management of suppliers and contractors to achieve service deliverables. 

What we offer 

In return, you will be immersed in a team of passionate urban foresters and environmentalists where you will have the opportunity to grow and develop your career in this truly unique role within the industry. 

 

If you are high performing, passionate about the world around you and would like the chance to make tangible and visible improvements to the environment, then join us. Submit your expression of interest today by cover letter, addressing the key criteria, along with your CV to Laurie Sabo at laurie.sabo@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz. To discuss this opportunity confidentially please email or call Laurie (mob +6421570340). 

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process

 

 
 


Arborists - Grow your career with Treescape!
Location: Otahuhu
Posted: 30 July 2018
Closing Date: 31 August 2018
 
Employer:

Region:

Job Title:
Treescape New Zealand

Auckland

Arborists - Grow your career with Treescape!
Branch: Otahuhu
Job Description:

Looking for diversity, career advancement, job security and a great salary. Then look no further...

We are Treescape; New Zealand's leader in arboriculture, horticulture, landscaping and grounds maintenance. From our humble beginnings in 1981 with two chainsaws, a VW Beetle and a commitment to exceed customer expectations we have grown and diversified to now lead the way in green asset management across Australasia.
With depots across New Zealand and Australia we employ over 600 great people across Australiasia.

We are fast growing, dynamic and professional with a clear focus on service delivery and customer satisfaction. We have fantastic opportunities for talented and passionate people throughout New Zealand.

We need:

  • Utility Arborists
  • General Arborists
  • Ground Arborists
  • Climbing Arborists
  • Project Managers

Ideally, you hold a class 2 Drivers License, are a qualified Arborist, with industry experience and a passion for the outdoors. Of course, you'll be physically fit - we know the role can demanding, have a positive attitude and enjoy working with great mates.

Our Project Managers get exposed to some of NZ's most significant aboriculture work. If you are a Manager or Supervisor from the industry, and enjoy overseeing large projects and have proven skills leading crews across New Zealand or abroad, we'd love to talk to you!

What's in it for you?

  • Great remuneration
  • State of the art equipment, leading the industry
  • On-job training and formally recognised qualifications (NZQA)
  • Significant and well-defined career progression
  • Job security - guaranteed hours even through the winter months
  • A fantastic health and safety record - your safety is our priority
 

Join us today, grow your career with Treescape!

To apply for any of our roles please visit: http://treescape.recruitmenthub.co.nz/Vacancies

Applications close on 31 August 2018
 

 


 
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