Nursery Person / Team Leader

Job Description

Tharfield Nursery is a large progressive wholesale plant nursery situated in Katikati. We specialise in producing fruiting plants for commercial growers and plants sold under the incredible edible® brand for the garden centres.

We are seeking an enthusiastic person to help the smooth running of our production team. Work includes but not limited to;
• Weeding, staking and trimming and general plant maintenance
• Potting of plants on machine and by hand
• Laying out plants in nursery
• Watering – manual & automatic
• Tractor driving
• Pest & disease identification
• Spraying of pest & diseases
• Keeping records of potting, plant movements and dumping
• Assist in propagation and despatch when required

If you wish to join our growing company, please apply if you have the following skills:
• Physically fit
• Able to work under pressure
• Two years horticulture experience and/or qualifications
• Passion for plants
• Enjoy working outdoors
• Proven leadership
• Great organisation skills
• Accurate with numbers and written records
• Growsafe certificate
• Hold a current full NZ driver’s license

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

Job type:

Full Time

Location:

Western Bay of Plenty

Listed:

08-03-2019

Closes:

08-04-2019

Reference:

84228