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603 Cannery Row
Phone: (02) 567 5421
Mobile: 020 000 000
I am a recent school leaver looking for work in landscaping. I enjoy working outside with my hands and have experience in a range of labouring activities, such as horticulture and property maintenance. Once employed in the landscaping industry, I intend to start an apprenticeship, with the long-term goal of becoming a qualified landscaper.
- Extensive knowledge of horticultural activities, including pruning, planting harvesting and pest control.
- Experience in general farm maintenance, such as fencing and basic vehicle and machinery maintenance.
Skilled and safety-conscious driver
- Skilled at driving farm vehicles, including tractors and motorbikes.
- Full, clean driver’s licence and a forklift operator certificate.
Dependable, with good time management skills
- Successfully balanced after-school work with sports and coaching commitments.
- Received a commendation from current employer, Dollar Wise, for working six months without missing a shift.
Strong leadership qualities
- Coached Old Boys junior rugby team for two seasons.
- Captained the 2nd 15 rugby team in final year at high school.
Farmhand, Des Wright Farm, Hamilton
February 2010 – June 2011
- General maintenance work
- Planting, pruning and harvesting grapes.
NCEA Level 2, Southwest High School, Hamilton, 2012
- Graphics (achieved with excellence)
- Geography (achieved with merit)
- Health and physical education (achieved with merit)
- English (achieved)
- Media studies (achieved).
NCEA Level 1, Southwest High School, Hamilton, 2011
- English (achieved with merit)
- Mathematics (achieved)
- Physical education (achieved with merit)
- Science (achieved with merit)
- Technology (achieved).
Interests and hobbies
In my spare time I enjoy playing rugby, mountain biking and playing drums. I am also a keen tramper and have walked four of New Zealand’s Great Walks – most recently the 82-kilometre Heaphy Track, which I did in February last year.
Judy Mathews, Southwest High Sports Co–ordinator, Hamilton
Phone: (01) 934 9345
Mobile: 020 666 341
Paul Simon, Manager, Dollar Wise, Hamilton
Phone: 04 555 3586
Mobile: 020 888 369