Horticulturalist

Job Description

THE GIANT’S HOUSE

Sculpture, Mosaic Art Garden

The Giants House in Akaroa is looking for a horticulturist with passion, flair and an eye for detail. You will be responsible for helping to maintain and enhance the gardens at The Giants House, a garden of International Significance NZGT.

Key responsibilities, knowledge, experience and skills required (but not all essential)

Sound knowledge of plants with a minimum 2 years practical experience
Good work ethic, reliable, honest and can-do attitude

Energetic and physically fit
Aesthetic sense, attention to detail
Good communicator
Trimming and pruning
Able to use initiative and prioritise

Ability to work independently
Competent with power tools
Weeding, deadheading
Compost Care
General maintenance
Help with some building work would be useful

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Job type:

Full Time

Location:

Banks Peninsula

Listed:

31-01-2019

Closes:

03-03-2019

Reference:

76478