Casual Gardener

  • Ryman Healthcare
  • Ngaio Marsh Retirement Village Grants Road, Papanui, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • 20 Nov, 2019
Casual   Trades and Services

Job Description

Are you a driven and experienced Gardener/Landscaper looking for a rewarding opportunity? Ngaio Marsh Retirement Village in Christchurch has an opportunity for you!

  • Varied, fast-paced and rewarding role
  • Fun, friendly and supportive team environment 
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities 

About Ryman Retirement Villages 

Ryman Healthcare's Ngaio Marsh Retirement Village has a strong family and community focus. With a welcoming atmosphere, our village is filled with people who enjoy living and working here. Everything we do has to be good enough for mum, and our team love putting smiles on our resident's faces. 

About the Role 

We have an exciting opportunity to join our supportive team as a Casual Gardener. This is a casual role working Flexible days Monday through to Friday, 0800 - 1630.

In this role you will:

  • Work in a team focused on maintaining our beautiful gardens in our resort style setting for our residents, their families and our staff to enjoy
  • Service the grounds and gardens to ensure a great appearance and ensure safety of all the grounds area
  • Enjoy lots of variety with a bowling green, water features, residential and shared areas
  • Work closely with, and support your colleagues

About You

To thrive in our supportive and caring environment you will have:

  • Previous experience in a Gardener/Landscaper role
  • Strong problem-solving skills with excellent attention to detail 
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • A reliable, friendly and professional manner
  • Horticultural qualifications preferred 

Benefits of working at a Ryman Village

  • Fun, friendly and supportive team environment 
  • Work in a beautiful, resort style village
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression 
  • Ryman Team Benefits Card with discounts from a range of suppliers and retailers 

If you are interested in working for a company with a clear purpose that are committed to safety, kindness and developing our people we would love to hear from you.