Experienced Tree Planters - Nelson Bay, NSW - Contract Rates

  • Extend Oz
  • Nelson Bay NSW, Australia
  • Sep 26, 2019
Full time Skilled Labour Heavy Labour

Job Description (daily duties, special requirements and any relevant experience necessary)

Extend Oz are looking to engage experienced tree planters for our upcoming large scale planting projects in NSW, near Nelson Bay.

Due to the nature of the work, we need people who are extremely fit, hardworking and able to keep up with the demands of bush regeneration and large scale planting works. Tasks will include: planting plants, drilling holes with one man augers, digging holes, installing tree guards, installing jute mat and other labouring duties.

Work is paid via piece rate, enabling hard workers and experienced planters to make very good money!

White Cards are required.

Experienced applicants preferred.

If interested, please click apply now and send your CV to [email protected]

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Number of employees required?


Job title

Tree Planters

Start Date (please allow for onboarding and travel time)

Oct 02, 2019

End Date

Nov 15, 2019

Employee is expected to commit for the duration of the role.


You must have your own transportation for this role.


Is accommodation available onsite?


Is accommodation cost included in employee salary?


Adequate accomodation can be found in the local area?


Average weekly cost of accommodation


How do employee's get to and from the work site i.e. shuttle bus? Cost?

Own car or bus

How is this position paid?

Piece Rate  

Piece Rate - Paid in accordance with Fair Work Minimum Rates and Subject to Variables on site

11c per tree and 2c per fertiliser

What time will they need to meet on day 1?


Who will they be meeting on day 1? (please enter contact name)

Site Manager