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Tree Nursery Worker - Southland

Payment: Paid Position ($22.1+8% + bonus)
Location: Southland
Region: Dunedin/Invercargill
Experience: No Experience Necessary
Listing Added: 20/06/2022

we are looking for seasonal workers to join our winter program! start immediate

Intake date : immediate (Edendale, southland).

Jobs duration : until end of August 2022

Hourly rate : $22.1/hr plus 8% 

Vacancy : 10

Hours : around 40 hours per week. Work 5 days. very stable friendly team 

Accom :  you must have your own van for the cheaper stay option in holiday park. we can recommend nearby holiday park for non power site. $10/daily. if you do not have a van you can talk to the holiday park regarding cabin stay option. Backpacker room available at $240/ per couple room.

Transport : preferred to have own transport.

Job task 1. Lifting small plant about 30cm tall. Basically all tree roots have wrenched by tractor. You just need take them out and grade then put to box. Easy and straight forward task. this task will last for 3 mths.

Job Task 2: Cutting the tips from the mother plant which about the waist level. cut them into the size of around 12cm and place them to the allocated box. the tips will be setting onto the raise bed in the afternoon. this job will last for 3 months.

must able to work under cold and wet weather and not afraid of alot physical works. we pay piece rate to the fast workers. 


important requirement : you must drug free for at least 3 months before taking this job . We will arrange drug test on the first day. 

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