Last updated 9 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

Downer New Zealand is a leading provider of integrated services. Our commitment to building long-term relationships and supporting our customers with high calibre services and solutions; the talents of our people; and consistent excellence in operational delivery sets us apart.

Downer Open Space Management have an enviable record of delivery to the highest standards across New Zealand. Our teams are professional and are focused on delivery with the best practice Horticulture services to our clients. Our team in Blenheim are now looking for an experienced Gardner to join our close-knit friendly team.

As a Gardener, you will undertake gardening work ensuring that high quality, timely and planned maintenance is delivered at all times. Duties will vary dependant on contract requirements. You will also ensure a high level of safety is adhered to in order to protect the public, other team members, and yourself.

We are looking for an experienced and/or up to Level 4 qualified Gardener who have:

  • Great honest work ethic, with reliability and a willingness to learn and share knowledge
  • Prior work experience or a recognised industry qualification up to Level 4 (and or advanced) would be preferable
  • Minimum Full Class 1 Drivers Licence - Class 2 is preferable
  • Keen to work as part of a great team
  • Great communication skills
  • Skill sets that you think can benefit our team

A role with us can advance your career and expand your skills. We offer you the opportunity to join our diverse and inclusive culture, and be part of a great team, working in a collaborative environment. We provide comprehensive training to meet the stringent criteria of our industry, a competitive remuneration package reflective of your skills and experience, and all the tools of trade you need to do your job.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, head to and enter reference number 572876 to apply.

Downer NZ is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture.

Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and medical.

Due to the fast-paced nature of Downer, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change, so don't delay and make sure you apply as soon as possible.

Please note we have an in-house recruitment team that manage all our vacancies. No candidates presented through an agency will be considered for any of our roles advertised, unless previously arranged. We would strongly encourage all candidates interested in these roles; to apply directly online through the portal provided otherwise your application will not be considered.