Do you enjoy working in the bush? Are you physically fit and able to, carry loads across steep terrain? Are you looking to upskill and take on a new challenge?

Uenuku are developing a whenua protection team to undertake pest control & environmental management of our rohe and are currently seeking applications for the following full-time positions:

Tiramahi Whenua – Field Crew Workers

4x full-time positions
40 hours a week Monday-Friday

Tauira Mahi Whenua – Field Crew Trainees

2x full-time positions
40 hours a week Monday-Friday

For these positions you will have a passion for protecting the environment, are keen to learn & upskill (all training will be provided), have a full driver’s license along with NCEA Level 1 & 2 qualifications but, most importantly you must not be afraid of hard work and are willing to turn up on time to support your team.

Kaitaki Whenua – Field Crew Team Leader

1X full-time position
40 hours a week Monday-Friday

For this position you will have exceptional team management skills with a strong health and safety focus and are not afraid of getting out in the field with your team. Practical experience in pest control management is a must along with a preference for applicants with First Aid/Growsafe Certificates, a Controlled Substance License & Basic Chainsaw qualifications. 4×4 and LUV driving experience is an advantage and you will also be an excellent manager of time and computer literate.

Why work for Iwi?

Uenuku is committed to building a highly-skilled workforce that
lives and celebrates our core values as tangata whenua along with proactively working to train & upskill kaimahi as, we all strive towards a prosperous future.

Applications close at 5pm on 31 August, 2021. Please apply by emailing a CV and cover letter demonstrating how you meet the relative position requirements to admin@uenuku.iwi.nz

For any enquiries, please contact the Project Manager Steve Hirini on 021 651 958 or stevenhirini@gmail.com

All the above positions are full-time, fixed-term for an initial 3-year period with the expectation of developing into future opportunities.

 

 

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