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Careers

Join the Natural Habitats Team…

We are passionate about landscape design and are relied upon to build and care for the landscapes of many of New Zealand’s iconic projects. Based in Auckland, there are local offices in Hamilton, Tauranga, Wellington and Christchurch. We are looking for innovative and talented people to join us in projects of beauty, sustainability, and creativity in the landscape design industry. Please scroll down to see what job vacancies we have currently.

 Job Vacancies

Among our staff are experienced horticulturists, gardeners, arborists, landscape architects, landscapers, environmentalists and project managers – a total of more than 100 fine people. They revel in being a part of an efficient team, adding creativity to concepts and solutions to problems.

Junior Landscape Designer

We are seeking to engage another enthusiastic Junior Landscape Designer/Architect, to support our evolving and energetic landscape design/build office in Auckland, who is motivated by excellence and can work self directed.

 

Requirements of the role:

  • Tertiary qualification in Landscape Architecture or Landscape design
  • Basic surveying skills
  • Excellence in use of AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop, Indesign, Sketchup and Microsoft Office.
  • Support for busy design/build team
  • High level written, verbal, presentation skills and time management
  • Strong attention to detail and proactive work ethic
  • Basic plant knowledge is preferable
  • Own transport

 

The successful applicant will:

  • Work on a range of projects including Residential, parks/reserves, aged care, health, education, retail, commercial, landscape and visual assessment and much more
  • Assist with client liaison, acquiring and managing projects from fee proposal to completion
  • Have opportunities for growth and learning
  • Immediate start available, to be agreed
  • This is a full time position

 

How to apply:

If this position sounds like you, submit your CV (max 8 pages, less than 10mb, in PDF format), to Mark@naturalhabitats.co.nz and Shane@naturalhabitats.co.nz  by June 1st 2017.

Landscapers and Landscape Team Leaders

We are looking for people to be part of our landscape teams in the Auckland area.

Candidates for this role will display:

  • Genuine passion for landscaping
  • Garden management competency, with preferably at least two years’ experience
  • Be a team player, dedicated to great relationship building, learning and creative thinking
  • Good communication skills
  • Pride in yourself and your work
  • Great organisational skills, and ability to work under pressure in an ever changing environment
  • NZQA Level 2+ (or equivalent) Horticulture, Landscaping or Building
  • Clean, Full NZ Drivers Licence. You will also be required to transport yourself to our work sites within the wider Auckland area, and competently drive manual vehicles

Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

If you feel this role could be for you, please send us a copy of your CV to darrenb@nathab.co.nz

Fencing and Retaining Team Leader

We are looking for people to be part of our commercial housing team.

 

Candidates for this role will display:
• Genuine passion for landscaping
• Fencing and retaining competency, with preferably at least two years’ experience
• Be a team player, dedicated to great relationship building, learning and creative thinking
• Good communication skills
• Pride in yourself and your work
• Great organisational skills, and ability to work under pressure in an ever changing environment
• Clean, Full NZ Drivers Licence.

 

You will also be required to transport yourself to our work sites within the wider Auckland area, and competently drive manual vehicles.
Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
Please send a copy of your CV and cover letter to Brendon Reardon at brendonr@nathab.co.nz