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Greenkeeper - Waahi Taakaro Golf Course

We recognise that Turf Management is a specialist skill and pride ourselves on doing it well. Due to an internal transfer we are seeking a Permanent, Full-time Greenkeeper to join our team. This role will normally be based at Waahi Taakaro Golf Course, but will also assist with other sports ground duties at times.

The successful applicant will:

-  Have or be close to (3rd year apprentice) completing relevant Turf Management qualifications - experience in the preparation and maintenance of golf courses would be highly preferable

-  Be confident operating specialised mowers and turf renovation equipment

-  Be skilled or have knowledge of all facets of fine turf management including fertility management, irrigation maintenance and operation, identifying turf pests and diseases, chemical selection and application

-  Bring with you some practical skills - a good head for all things mechanical, a clean drivers licence (HT preferred) and a Growsafe Certificate

-  Have good communication skills, a great way with customers and the ability to work unsupervised and a willingness to travel when required

If you take pride in your work and want others to see it, and get satisfaction out of perfection, then this is the role for you. We look forward to receiving your application.

Please note that applicants must have a clean driver’s licence, NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa, and will be required to undergo pre-employment medical checks and drug screening.

If you have any questions regarding this role, please contact:
Regan Sinclair M: 021 247 7547 or E: rsinclair@nelmac.co.nz

Please email your application to: vacancies@nelmac.co.nz


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Excellent Experience available on TOP Golf Courses in America

The best golf courses in America are looking for young men & women who are finishing their Apprenticeships in New Zealand.

·      You must be single, 19-29 with a clean drug/driving/criminal record.

·      You get to be front and center preparing PGA Tour events, for the best golfers in the world, training with the best Supers.

·      Many good NZ Apprentices have gone before you and built a great reputation for Kiwi's in America.

·      You get to train on both cool and warm season grasses as we move you after 7 months.

·      Options available for 7 months (April - October) or 12 months April to April.

·      This program helps you network with other like minded people, from around the world, at the Golf Industry Show.

·      We help you obtain the proper/legal visa, explain the taxes/health insurance and are there for you during the year with advice.

·      We have optional Turf Classes available also online.

·      Salary/Stipend : US$10-US$14 per hour with time and a half for overtime.

For more information fill out this link: https://top.osu.edu/internships/inbound-application


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Irrigation Technician/Senior Greenkeeper

A vacancy had become available for an Irrigation Technician/Senior Greenkeeper at The Hills. The Hills is a private club situated on an amazing site that includes an exceptional sculpture park and lodge. Since opening in 2007, The Hills has held 8 NZ Open Championships and will hold the 100th NZ Open next year. 

The Irrigation Technician role is a salaried position responsible for the maintenance of both the Toro SitePro controlled main course and the new Lynx controlled 9-hole Par 3 course which is due to open early 2019.  Previous experience in a similar role is preferred, but training could be given to someone with Level 4 or higher qualifications and a desire to learn.

The Hills is committed to staff development and helping people achieve work-life balance.  If you have a great work ethic, are adaptable, personable, and think you would enjoy working with great people in a stunning location, you can express your interest by either contacting Brendan (brendan@thehills.co.nz), or by forwarding a C.V. and covering letter. You must be eligible to work in New Zealand to apply.


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Qualified Greenkeeper

As a result of building another 9 holes, The Hills require a full-time permanent greenkeeper, preferably qualified to level 4 or above.  The Hills is a unique and exclusive privately owned golf club.  It is situated on an amazing site that includes an exceptional sculpture park and lodge. Since opening in 2007, The Hills has held 8 NZ Open Championships and will hold the 100th NZ Open next year.  

The Hills is committed to staff development and helping people achieve work-life balance.  If you have a great work ethic, are adaptable, personable, willing to learn, and think you would enjoy working with great people in a stunning location, you can express your interest by either contacting Brendan (brendan@thehills.co.nz), or by forwarding a C.V. and covering letter. You must be eligible to work in New Zealand to apply.


Second Hand Machinery for Sale - TORO MULTIPRO 5800 - LIKE NEW

2 YR OLD UNIT WITH LESS THAN 100 HOURS ON IT.

INCLUDES:

- CLEAN RINSE KIT
- FOAM MARKER KIT
- ULTRA SONIC BOOM KIT
- LED REAR WORK LIGHT KIT

Email: turf@gibbsfarm.org.nz


Otumoetai Golf Club - 2nd Hand Mower for Sale

Mower surplus to requirements - price negotiable. Contact Jan Higgins 021848477 for further details. 


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Team Turf - Artificial Turf Installation Technician

Work with a small close knit team in a growing industry, that is, supplying and installing artificial turf!

The customer base is interesting and varied. Deal with schools that are installing a new multi sport synthetic surface, a hockey field, a playground surface, a cricket wicket or perhaps even a synthetic grass soccer or rugby field. Installing tennis court surfaces at tennis clubs and private homes, this role will keep you on your toes and provide plenty of different varied tasks from one day to the next!

The installation technician we are looking for will:

·      Be a team player

·      Work well with others in our installation team

·      Have excellent attention to detail

·      Enjoy working outdoors

·      Be happy to multi-task when required

·      Want to continually improve their skills

·      Preferably have some synthetic turf or carpet installation experience

·      Be willing to travel outside of Auckland on a project by project basis if required

The role includes:

·      Setting out measurements onsite

·      Rolling turf out and positioning in place

·      Gluing seams and joins

·      Cutting and gluing all line markings

·      Use of machinery to install sand and rubber infill

·      Laying foam underlay on some projects

·      Other associated tasks as required

You will need to be practically minded and a passion of sport would also be advantageous.

If this sounds like you we would love to hear from you.

Email: lara@teamturf.co.nz