Casual Nursery Workers – Avoca Valley, Christchurch

“Be part of the house-plant movement”

Zealandia Horticulture is a NZ wide, leading grower of retail bedding plants, potted colour,  commercial seedlings and houseplants. We pride ourselves on effective and efficient production and distribution systems.

We are recruiting for general nursery workers both full-time and casual, at our house plant nursery in Avoca Valley, Christchurch.  Full training is provided for successful applicants.  

These multi-task roles, which include the operation of various production machinery, on-site vehicles, and working with our large range of crops,  encompass all aspects of nursery work, including watering, monitoring plant health, and working with the Nursery Manager to ensure crops are grown to the highest standard. 

 We seek applicants with some, or all, of the following attributes: 

  • A genuine interest in horticulture
  • Ability to work on a roster – weekend work required (minimum 1 day per fortnight)
  • Able to work independently or as part of a team
  • Able to communicate well and possess a positive problem-solving attitude
  • Hold a current forklift license (not essential, but desirable)
  • Enjoy the achievement of products grown to a high standard
  • Attention to detail
  • Physically fit and enjoys a physical role

Zealandia offers a friendly, positive work environment and an above-average remuneration. 

To Apply:

Complete the application form on our website here and attach your cover letter or CV.

If you have any questions, please contact Roma on (03) 323-9898.