Permanent full-time hours (Mon to Fri) - Maintenance and Gardener across two Villages
Career opportunities to develop in Metlifecare as we grow
Work in great teams and on a variety of maintenance and gardening work
About the role
We're on the lookout for a Maintenance and Gardening person to work across two of our Villages in West Auckland- Powley in Blockhouse Bay and Crestwood in New Lynn.
Your week will be split by working at Crestwood as a Maintenance and Grounds person and Powley as a Gardener. This is a great role offering variety in location and work as you keep our Villages well maintained and vibrant for our residents! This opportunity would be perfect for someone who is hands on and a problem solver, loves the outdoors, enjoys physical work, and gets satisfaction from improving our living spaces for our residents.
Maintenance and Grounds - Crestwood (New Lynn) on Monday, Tuesday and Friday
You will provide general maintenance services to our residents in our Village
Assisting with the maintenance of a comprehensive range of village facilities
Rubbish removal and cleanliness
Take responsibility in liaising with residents daily to understand and problem solve any general maintenance issues on site
Gardener - Powley (Blockhouse Bay) on Wednesday and Thursday
Ensure gardens are lush and vibrant for all to enjoy
Assist with the general upkeep of the grounds and facilities
Ensures that all equipment is maintained and used appropriately in order to achieve maximum working life and high standards of safety
This opportunity is great for someone wanting to build practical village maintenance and gardening skills and exposure or someone wanting a varied workload across two unique village sites.
Things that will help with your application :
Previous experience working as a general handyman or in property maintenance will be highly advantageous as well as any horticulture and / or gardening
Reliable, super organised and have good Time Management
This is a physical role and requires a good level of fitness (some heavy lifting involved)
Confidence using hand, power tools and operating maintenance machinery
Excellent communication skills - written and verbal
Customer centric approach - driven to deliver outstanding service to our residents