Summer Gardener

  • Company:
    Gisborne District Council
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 day ago
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Fixed Term (3 – 4 Months)Businesses talk about Culture – We live it. Here at Gisborne District Council, we pull our values from the community we serve. It makes sense then that we are enthusiastic about culture in our workplace. Family and inclusivity are deep seated in our culture. We work hard together to make our people proud and our whanau are why we are so passionate about what we do for the community here at Gisborne District Council. We have a unique/fantastic opportunity to join our Gardens team for a fixed term period of 3 – 4 months over the summer. You will be well supported by a team that prides ourselves on nurturing an inclusive workspace that embraces innovation and creativity, so bring your passion and leading-edge ideas to Gisborne District Council. To be successful in this role you will: Hold a full drivers licence and be able to drive manual vehiclesBe able to work outdoors in all weather conditionsBe able to work as part of a team and independently when requiredBe able to work on the road corridor You will gain experience in: Garden maintenanceTraffic managementHealth and Safety protocols and practices Who we are:Gisborne District Council is the local government, both district and regional authority for Tairāwhiti, New Zealand. We are the proud winners of the 2019 LGNZ Excellence Awards, for our work to grow and promote the well-being of our community and people. With more and more people choosing Tairāwhiti for its lifestyle, environment and culture, it’s an exciting time to be joining our thriving and diverse region. At Gisborne District Council, we see you as more than a cog in the wheel; you are a valued voice for your whanau and community. Bring your whole self to work: we celebrate this and all it means.Represent our diverse community and be the guardian of our rich heritage.Have a hand in our legacy for Tairāwhiti’s Tāngata and lead the region now and into the future. So, what are you waiting for? Gisborne District Council is the place to make change, so be part of shaping our future today!