Sector Vacancies

If your organisation wishes to advertise positions direct to Recreation Aotearoa members and beyond, click here to list a position and we will contact you to discuss your role and our competitive advertising rates.

25 October 2019

Kapiti Coast District Council - Parks Officer

Permanent - full-time

Who could pass up a role with fresh air, community interaction, and active encouragement to try new and better ways of doing things?

Have you ever walked through a public park or playground and been impressed? Now, how about actually providing the community with these amazing places?

There's plenty to excite you here. It's not just about parks; recreation is a major part of the role too, so you'll work on a much wider range of projects and initiatives. There's scope to work on both new and upgrade projects, there's a strong community focus, and you'll be part of a team that wants to hear your thoughts and try new things.

25 October 2019

New Plymouth District Council - Open Spaces Planner

Are you passionate about recreation and open space and ready for a new challenge? Do you want to use your planning experience to contribute to delivering great outcomes for the New Plymouth district? If so, get in touch with us.

New Plymouth District Council (NPDC) is looking for an Open Spaces Planner in a full-time, permanent position to join our District Planning team.

27 October 2019

Hamilton City Council - Temporary Gardener

As part of our Hamilton Gardens Operations team, you'll assist in maintaining the grounds at the world famous Hamilton Gardens to their high standards.

A fixed term position, you will be working a 40 hour week for 12 weeks earning $20.00 per hour.

During your time working with the team your focus and area of work will be the well renowned rose garden. Main duties will be bed maintenance and dead-heading the roses. Along with a full driver's licence and growsafe certificate applicants will have horticultural knowledge and experience.

5 November 2019

Wellington City Council - Public Art and Memorials Specialist

Do you have a passion for public art and heritage? Are you an innovative and solutions focused?

If so we have the ideal role for you! An exciting opportunity exists for someone who has the skills and experience to maintain our outdoor public art and memorials portfolio. You will be accountable for ensuring the city's outdoor public art and memorials are maintained and managed to best practice industry standards. You will be an integral part of the Parks, Sport and Recreation Assets and Projects team and work both independently and as part of the team delivering a variety of projects. This role will be an exciting step in your career and an opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse team.

5 November 2019

Invercargill City Council - Seasonal Turf Operator x2

Our city has one big backyard and you will help keep it maintained as part of our turf team.

Our Parks Operations team keep our city beautiful and undertake all aspects of ornamental, horticultural, general gardening and maintenance work.

We are looking for two enthusiastic Seasonal Turf Operator's to join our dedicated Park's Operation's Turf team. You will be responsible for the operation and maintenance of plant items relating mainly to grass mowing, and turf maintenance works on our parks and reserves within Invercargill and surrounds as well as assisting with general horticultural works.

5 November 2019

St Peter's School Cambridge - Life Guard

A great opportunity to develop your skills in a high-quality environment. Part time, casual positions available with an immediate start.

We are seeking experienced, self- motivated and enthusiastic Lifeguards.

Based within the indoor and outdoor pool, the St Peter's Swim School delivers high quality programmes to pre-schoolers, primary school aged children, adults and promising young swimmers who are keen to develop in the sport.

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