Ash and Oak ArboristsLtd New Zealand
Mar 25, 2018Full time
Ash and Oak Arborists are located in the sunny Eastern Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. Only 30 minutes away from good surf and the ski fields are only 2 hours away plus lots of local native bush walking tracks. We are locally owned and operated and run a professional team of 3-4 located in the Bay of Plenty NZ. We pride ourselves with our passion for trees our staff and up-skilling, customer service and health and safety. We offer valuable and educated advice and solutions with efficient gear and machinery to carry out the work. About the job Ash and Oak Arborists Ltd are looking for arborists to join their team. Preferred applicants should hold a minimum of level 2 NZVQ or NPTC 38/39 or the equivalent with more advanced qualifications and experience preferred. HT or equivalent would be a bonus. We are a small business ranging from 3-5 and 1-2 crews that will professionally take on any level of tree work. We are busy so need staff with a good honest work ethics, reliable and willing to turn up and do a good days work. We provide an opportunity for training and upskilling and have a good robust health and safety approach to all our work. We undertake some wood-lot forestry work so felling experience would benefit an applicant also. We have a large pool of residential customers and service both KDC< WDC and RBOPC as well as many schools and other corporates. We have trailed and tracked chippers, skid steer with bucket and tree grab/ root rake, hiab tipping trick, fleet trucks and vehiclesfor TM and stump grinding. We are also ISA certified tree risk assessors. These positions are flexible and can vary from a few weeks or up to 12 months for the overseas arborist on working holiday visas or longer for the more full time position option. It’s a great part of the country to live and its close to the hills and mountains for tramping and close to the beach for surfing and fishing. Preferred applicants should hold a minimum of level 2 NZVQ or NPTC 38/39 or the equivalent with more advanced qualifications and experience preferred. HT or equivalent would be a bonus.