Growers – Christchurch

We put plants first. Will you join us?

We’re growing strongly. Increasing demand has required expansion at our modern facility in Belfast, with updated production in our Vega Place House Plant nursery and Mairehau Seeding facility, to allow us to keep innovating in all we do.

We would like to meet with anyone currently in the horticulture industry or whom seeks to build a career at Zealandia with an eye to the future growth of the company/business. We are willing to talk to anyone with relevant industry experience or interest.

Your mission

You’ll be part of the growing team, with committed staff, whom produce crops under the direction of the Senior Management following very precise processes using high tech equipment (such as grow lights / watering booms / climate computer system / specialised media and nutrition).

You’ll bring all your skills along with an enthusiastic attitude, a strong business focus, and natural leadership, to bring out the best in plants, processes and people.

You’ll also:

  • Take a methodical approach to growing protocols
  • Be energetic and fit
  • Possess strong communication skills and a collaborative attitude
  • Love growing plants to the highest standards.
  • Able to work on weekends on a rostered basis

 We’re on a mission too

Zealandia is a veteran of 80+ years in New Zealand horticulture. We’re continuously improving all we do, embrace the best technology from around the world . 

We grow bedding plants, potted colour and houseplants, as well as a wide variety of commercial vegetable plants. Clients include garden retailers and commercial vegetable producers around the country. Our commitment to quality sees us deliver seedlings to customers in our own fleet of temperature-controlled trucks.

Our nationwide expansion is just the start of ambitious plans, with the pending arrival of new industry-leading technology.

You will:

  • Be part of one of the leading horticulture companies in the southern hemisphere
  • Play a key role in a dynamic team
  • Develop your career and future within Zealandia

Apply by:

Completing the online application here »