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Garden Centre Assistant

Job Title:  Garden Centre Assistant- filling media bags

Job Description: We are looking for a motivated and reliable person to join our team as a media bag filling person. The successful candidate will be responsible for filling media bags with potting mix and other materials and will be paid on a per bag rate. This would be ideal for a high school student, approx. 4-8 hours per week, which ideally suits after school, or on Saturdays. There may also be additional work available bagging trees.


  • Fill media bags with potting mix, compost and other materials.
  • Ensure that all bags are filled to the correct level.
  • Keep the work area clean and tidy.
  • Follow all safety procedures and guidelines.


  • Must be available to work after school hours or Saturdays.
  • Must be able to lift and carry bags weighing up to 30 kg
  • Must be reliable and punctual.
  • Must have transport, living close to Waipapa is ideal.


  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Good level of fitness lifting media bags.

Pay: Paid on a per bag rate.

If you are interested in this position, please send your resume and a brief cover letter to jobs@plantzone.co.nz. We look forward to hearing from you!

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