Glasshouse Technician MangereOpportunities to GROW your careerJoin us in providing fresh fruit and vegetables to Kiwis and the worldA challenging job in a happy, hard working teamAbout the position : As a Glasshouse Technician you will prepare and monitor fertilizer, irrigation and stock, perform maintenance, chemical applications and assist with the day to day operation of the glasshouse.
What are we looking for?Our ideal candidate will have the following skills and attributes : Ideally a National Certificate in Horticulture (level 3) or other tertiary horticulture qualificationsMinimum of three years' experience within a glasshouse growing environmentAbility to understand and interpret technical language and create accurate reports and recordsStrong problem-solving skillsThe ability to relate well to, and work effectively with people of diverse backgroundsSome maintenance abilityGrowsafe certification along with MPI Psyllid Surveyor and forklift licenceAbility to operate Priva Climate (The growing software)Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines in a fast-growing environment.
A bit about us : T&G is New Zealand's largest producer and packer of hothouse tomatoes. These crops are grown in state-of-the-art environmentally controlled glasshouses, across our 5 North Island sites, and are packaged for both local and export markets 52 weeks of the year.
And like you, we are fresh food lovers. We're passionate about our purpose of growing healthier futures through fresh fruit and vegetables.
If this sound like you and you are looking to join us in providing nutritious fruit and vegetables to Kiwis, we want to hear from you. Apply now!