Position Available

Gardener / Plants Person Ayrlies

Full Time – Auckland

The Opportunity;

  • To join a talented and passionate team, both at Ayrlies and the greater Bark team.
  • To work at Ayrlies Garden; an internationally recognized garden, renowned for its artistic plant combinations and design.
  • To develop ones plant knowledge and garden artist abilities
  • A huge opportunity to learn, the level of plant detailing, combinations and seasonal planting at Ayrlies, combined with sustainable soil and environmental management; presents an exciting opportunity to take your skills to the next level.

Who Should Apply;

  • Anyone with good all round horticultural and gardening skills; that has dreamed of working at an amazing garden estate.
  • People who are keen to take their skills to the next level
  • Those who enjoy working with a passionate team

You will be;

  • Easy to get along with.
  • Have a confident, professional attitude and excellent communication skills.
  • A passionate plants person, with sound knowledge of plants including identification; cultivation and plant combinations.
  • An all-rounder with a board skills base covering horticultural and garden management.
  • A self-starter, someone who strives for improvement and takes pride in their work.
  • Physically strong and fit, Ayrlies is a big garden.

The Key Objectives;

  • Demonstrate a level of trade craft and passion for plants and high level garden management
  • Deliver efficient work practices; ensuring tasks are completed to a high level, in a time efficient manner.
  • Consistently present Ayrlies to the highest possible standard year round.

Trade skills you have, or desire to gain;

  • Proven horticultural and gardening expertise, trade certificate and/or 3+ years professional gardening experience.
  • Sound plant knowledge, including plant identification, husbandry and proportion.
  • A good understanding of soil management and environmentally balanced practices.
  • Grounds management experience, including turf care and infrastructure; irrigation, pools, ponds paths and driveway maintenance

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

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