Parks Officer

As a Parks Officer for the Whanganui District Council you will ensure that our parks, gardens and sports fields are presented and maintained to a high standard. This role requires someone with all round horticultural skills who is experienced in turf/sportsgrounds and contract management so relevant qualifications and experience are essential along with great customer services skills and a passion for your work.

You will be a committed team player with problem solving skills and a good level of physical fitness. Excellent communication skills (written and oral), good computer skills, a health & safety focus, practical application skills for works of a civil natureand a 'can do - will do' attitude are also essential.

This role requires a full driver's licence and STMS, knowledge of NZS 3917 or a playground inspectors qualification would be an advantage.

Enquiries about this role can be directed to Wendy Bainbridge at or phone 06 349 3075. Please do not send applications to this person.

To apply for this job go to: & enter ref code: 4769039. Applications close 21 July 2019

Permanent Full Time

Job no: 4772755

Location: Whanganui

Closing Date: Sunday, 21 July 2019