Koroneiki Developments is a small and highly efficient native tree planting company, which specialises in riparian planting and restoration projects throughout the Waikato and Bay of Plenty. We’re looking to fill the role of: Fixed term Riparian and Revegetation planter.
What is involved? - Planting of shrubs, trees and grasses in riparian and revegetation projects - Installation of plant protection guards and materials - Preparation and maintenance of planting areas through manual scrubbing and spraying - Happy to stay away during the week as we cover the Waikato and Bay of Plenty - 40 - 60 hours Monday to Friday - Ability to get to Te Awamutu for work at the start of the week or each day if we are working locally. - The first 2 weeks will hurt, mental ability to push through this. - Commit to work until September What are the benefits of working for us? - Working with an experienced and knowledgeable team - Opportunity to gain knowledge and understanding of native species and their habitat needs - See some epic parts of the country that you wouldn't normally see. - Equipment allowance for boots and rain jacket. All other equipment provided. - Accommodation, Dinner and Breakfast provided when staying away. - All training provided - Competitive pay with bonuses Skills/knowledge/and work ethic - Hard working, can do attitude and excellent work ethic - Fit and able to perform vigorous work - Able to work as a team but also unsupervised when necessary - Knowledge of NZ native tree species (beneficial) - Able to work long hours during peak season - Have a clean criminal record - Reliable - Pass pre-employment drug test - Full drivers licence an advantage We have ongoing work throughout the rest of the year so for a suitable applicant there is an opportunity to be employed full time. This work will involve spraying, nursery construction and potting work.