Scrub cutter

Location: Blenheim, Marlborough
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: 200180496_1601247627

We have a temporary position for a physically fit person to cut scrub and weed control in the Marlborough Sounds region.

To be successful you will ideally have experience in chainsaw handling with a minimum qualification of basic chainsaw unit standards and experience using a variety of pruning and scrub cutting equipment.

We are looking for someone who is a self-starter, who can follow instructions and uphold health and safety.

The task will involve clearing scrub and vegetation around power pylons and along walking tracks.

The work will require you to work away for 5-day stints for up to 8 weeks with accommodation provided.

You must be reliable, honest and have your own transport.

This role is physical, therefore not all applicants will be suitable, the offset of this is the abundance of reward you gain from this role in an amazing environment.

To be considered for this role you will have the following attributes:

  • A strong team focus given you will be working and living together with a crew.
  • A passion for the outdoors and our environment.
  • Proficiency and NZQA unit standards in chainsaw use.
  • Have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
  • Pre employment drug and alcohol screen, ACC and MOJ checks will be required.

Please provide your C.V with relevant work experience and two work references to validate this experience.

If you are dynamic, confident, team focused, we would like to hear from you.

Click "apply now" or free phone 0800 888860 for a confidential chat.

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