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Mower Operator

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Mower Operator

About the Role

As a Mower Operator, you will be part of our open spaces team and be working in and around the greater Canterbury region and other areas of the South Island as required. Your primary role will be to deliver a high standard of mowing and grounds maintenance that meet the client’s requirements, best practices and industry standards.

Your days will be busy as you hit the peak of the mowing season and therefore flexible to work as required. Ideally you will have experience mowing in a roadside environment. Key tasks include mowing to contractual specifications, completing maintenance such as edging, trimming, weeding and mulching. You will monitor the regular maintenance and care of the equipment as well as operate to a high safety standard.  You will have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

What you’ll bring:

  • Proven experience using a range of mowers and tractors such as Toro 4000, Grandstands and John Deere Outfronts

  • Experience in open spaces maintenance an advantage

  • Current Full NZ Drivers License with Class 2 WTR essential

  • Traffic Management Level 1 STMS advantageous

  • Self-motivation with the ability to work autonomously

  • Drive to achieve productivity, goals and deadlines

  • Willingness to jump in and complete tasks as required

  • Prepared to work away from the home base and varying shifts as required


Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit.  You will also be required to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol test and a background check.


If this sounds like the type of role you are looking for, please apply now before applications close on 15 December 2021