Bio Security Site Foreman

Bio Security Site Foreman
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Bio Security Site Foreman

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Our client specializes in clearing invasive species such as wilding pines, helping to protect our nativeeco-systems and wildlife mainly around the Mackenzie District and is now seeking an Site foreman to take charge of the operations and grow the team. Since 2009 our workforce has been decimating wilding pine forests throughout the South Island and we endeavour to stay abreast of innovation and improving techniques for species control. We are also passionate about improving biodiversity and have recently expanded into native tree planting in the South Island. We are looking for an experienced Foreman to lead by example and help run a wilding pine/biosecurity crew on-site, mainly working around the Mackenzie and Waimate Districts. You will be hands-on and enjoy helping to train and mentor less experienced members of staff as well being involved in site and strategy planning. What we are looking for: -Previous management experience running a crew -Previous chainsaw experience, including tree felling tickets -Good communication -Natural leadership and a desire to develop others -Willingness to promote best Health & Safety practises -Highly organised with a good operations mindset -Solution focussed. We can discuss work life balance: the position may be for four or five days per week (Monday to Friday, up to 40 hours per week). In return, you can enjoy: -Competitive wage and package -Financially supported education and courses -A safe and friendly working environment. We are looking for someone who would like to grow a team, if you have local knowledge and contacts that would be an advantage. If this sounds like you, then we would love to hear from you! For a confidential chat or more information please get in touch with Kelly

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