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 wendy.bainbridge@whanganui.govt.nz or phone 06 349 3075. Please do not send applications to this person.

To apply for this job go to: http://whanganuidc.recruitmenthub.co.nz & enter ref code: 4769039. Applications close 21 July 2019

Permanent Full Time

Job no: 4772755

Location: Whanganui

Closing Date: Sunday, 21 July 2019