Role: Production Nursery Person
Location: Papakura, Auckland
Looking for a horticultural job that's varied, outdoors, great team culture and leaves your weekends free? This is the job for you!
Ardmore Nurseries is a wholesale plant nursery near Clevedon, Auckland. We grow a huge range of field and container plants, including trees, shrubs, perennials, grasses, ferns and climbers. We sell to landscapers, developers and retail garden centres. We operate on a site of 13.5ha, with 25-35 employees. A forward-looking and positive team make Ardmore Nurseries a great place to work.
We are looking for a team player who enjoys plants and getting their hands dirty. In the role your main activity will be helping with daily tasks while implementing scheduled monthly plans. Ranging from potting, picking and dispatching orders, field planting and lifting, plant husbandry including watering, fertilising, weeding, pest control and sun shade management.
We offer rewards and incentives for excellent results. We provide on the job training and opportunities are available for additional training. We also have a program of continuous improvement and promote learning new skills while working with the individual to grow, develop and build their own career.
This is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys working outdoors and keeping fit through work.
You will have the following skills: *Friendly manner and work well as part of a team *Positive attitude *Physically active
The following skills are a definite advantage but not essential: *A knowledge of plants
Hours are Monday-Friday, 7:30am - 5pm.