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Situation Vacant: Apprentice Greenkeeper – Pauanui Club

 A rare and exciting opportunity is available for someone seeking new skills and experience within Greenkeeping.

The Pauanui Club, located in the stunning Coromandel Peninsula, offers great lifestyle and work opportunities.  It consists of two nine-hole Golf Courses, two Bowling Greens, a Mini-Putt course as well as Motorhome parking and beautiful Club facilities.

We currently have a course maintenance team of one qualified full-time greenkeeper and one part-time grounds person as well as a team of supportive volunteers – we are now looking to fill the above position.

The ideal candidate would be someone interested in working outdoors and/or after a career change.  In addition to the attributes below, a key component of any applicant would be a willingness to learn.  To include training on a varied range of hands-on tasks, as well as training to utilise a large range of equipment/machinery.  

Important general attributes would be:

  • A strong work ethic
  • Physically fit, energetic and self-motivated
  • Enjoy working outdoors and in a team environment
  • Good eye for detail
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • A good sense of humour
  • NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa

We are offering a chance to gain a qualification while earning an attractive wage, in a time when cost of living is a concern for many.

Expressions of interest should be sent to and include a covering letter and CV.  Or phone the Club Manager, Gary Smith on 07 864 8695, extn 6.


Full-Time Lawn Specialist – Queenstown

We are a passionate team of Landscapers in the Wakatipu area and are currently looking for a long-term Lawn Specialist to join our team!

To apply, you will need:

  • Diploma in Turf Management
  • Previous experience
  • Attention to detail
  • A reliable, self-motivated work ethic
  • A valid work visa
  • Own transport and full, clean driving licence
  • Excellent communication skills to follow instructions efficiently and safely
  • Being fit and active is important as this is a physical role

Please head to and click on the “Join the team” link to apply!