Tracks & Coastal Ranger / Kaitiaki Ara me te Takutai


We have an opportunity in our parks team that may interest you. These two exciting roles will embrace your machinery and small plant expertise with your eye for detail. You will be part of the team that maintains our entire track network, our coastal assets and our revegetation areas. This role will have you working all over Porirua from the top of Colonial Knob to Pukerua Bay.

You will be responsible for:

  • maintaining our tracks to a high standard and keeping them safe for our users

  • minor building and DIY work

  • keeping the vegetation clear and tidy around our tracks

  • tree planting and weed control

It would be fabulous if you have experience working with a range of small plant and machinery and have some general building skills. You‘ll enjoy working outside and doing a hard days work.

You’ll need to show us that you:

  • have a clean full driver’s licence (Class 2 preferred)

  • have previous experience with small plant and machinery

  • have a growsafe qualification

  • are self-motivated and enjoy working outdoors

  • have general building or DIY skills and have the ability to meet the physical demands of the job.

Come and join our Parks team and be part of our welcoming and engaging environment. Please contact Malcolm Birch on (04) 237 3836 for more information. Applications need to be received via our Careers Portal by Monday 28 January 2019.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: AHAJ94465

Location: Porirua

Closing Date: Monday, 28 January 2019