Asset Maintenance Operator - Recreational Services - Closing date 31 Jul 2022

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  • Mount Ruapehu, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
  • May 10, 2022
Full time, permanent operations maintenance

Job Description

A permanent job where you can grow into other roles.

Salary plus employee benefits and a great team

Work in your local community

Based from our depot in Ohakune, we are on the look-out for a Asset Maintenance Operator to join our Ruapehu team in mid June 2022.

Are you a Jack-of-all-Trades? We're on the look-out for an Asset Maintenance Operator to join our Ruapehu on a permanent, full-time basis

Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will be responsible for the maintenance of the Ohakune sites playgrounds, sports courts, BBQ's, bus shelters, waterways, and parks furniture throughout the district. Based from the Ruapehu depot, your duties will include but not limited to basic handyman functions, playground inspections and minor repairs, playground aeration, cleaning, refurbishments and asset validation of all parks assets. At times you may be required to assist the wider Ruapehu team.

Success Factors

  • You will possess a broad range of handyman skills and preferably have previous experience with maintenance and inspections
  • A current full driver's licence with the ability to drive a manual vehicle is essential
  • A high level of attention to detail, have a strong work ethich and demonstrate a positive attitude towards working safely
  • You will have excellent communication skills, be reliable, punctual, co-operative, and maintain positive working relationships.
  • You must be able to work flexible hours to meet the client's requirements


Here is what we can offer you

  • To belong to a unique, family orientated company which cares about their people
  • A work-life balance so you can spend time with the people you care about
  • The opportunity to give back to the community
  • An annual tool allowance, work phone (including data) and an annual $300 wellness benefit
  • Salaries that are reviewed annually
  • We are committed to developing our people and offer opportunities for internal and external training

Recreational Services is a business that offers full facility parks maintenance services, operating across New Zealand. Recreational Services prides itself with its very special culture that is committed to professionalism, ownership, people and knowledge.

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Job Details

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Posted on
10 May 2022

Closes on
31 Jul 2022 13:00


Playground Specialist

Job level(s)

Work type(s)
Permanent full-time