Working with Kings

Working with plants is great. Working with Kings is even better!

As a team we're committed to developing a business driven by excellence, integrity, loyalty, service and innovation.

Our people are some of the best; there's an amazing team-spirit, and a dedication to each other that has created a family like culture that has been nurtured over 28 years. We're passionate plant people who do what it takes, mucking in and getting our hands dirty, while always making sustainable choices, showing respect for our people and our planet. We have an obsession with learning, sharing our love of gardening with each other and our customers. Another great thing about working for Kings is we love to grow our people as much as we love to grow our plants!

There are plenty of opportunities to learn and progress your career as the business grows. We're always looking for passionate, dedicated staff in various aspects of our business, so if you share our love of people and plants, we'd love to hear from you. (Oh and did we mention there are some pretty great staff benefits... like discounts on plants)

Current Jobs

Sous Chef & Chef de Partie

Location: Takapuna & Stonefields

Job Type: Full Time

Close Date: 19-07-2022

Kings Garden Cafes are continuing to grow and we're seeking energetic Sous Chefs and Chefs de Partie to join our team. We're a fun and friendly cafe located at Kings Plant Barn - our philosophy is to serve great food and deliver exceptional, humble service to our guests. We offer a full cabinet range & menu of home baked goods and humble food. Our hospitality portfolio is growing so opportunities for development and progression are available for our super stars. This is a fun, fast paced job and ideal for people that like a challenge and strive to do the best they can. We require someone who is enthusiastic, reliable and passionate about delivering quality product and service to customers.

Garden Centre Assistant / Delivery Driver

Location: Stonefields

Job Type: Full Time

Close Date: 06-07-2022

We are looking for a Garden Centre Assistant/Driver at our new Garden Centre in Stonefields to support and service our team with deliveries and stock transfers. Do you have excellent customer service skills? This is a call for all sales-driven, customer experience experts! If you are motivated with a roll-your-sleeves-up, can-do attitude and care for people and plants, we want to hear from you.

Waiting Staff

Location: Stonefields

Job Type: Full Time and Part Time

Close Date: 19-07-2022

We're excited to introduce the Garden Kitchen, located at our brand new Garden Centre in Stonefields. With an end of June opening planned we are looking for superstars to join our team. We are passionate about great service, we are an energetic and friendly bunch of hospo focused people who love what we do. We have part time and full time positions available both front and back of house and are on the hunt for Senior Waiters, Barista, Chef de Partie and Kitchen hand.

Barista & Front of House Staff

Location: Orakei

Job Type: Full Time

Close Date: 19-07-2022

We are looking for superstars to join our team. We are passionate about great service and are an energetic and friendly bunch of hospo focused people who love what we do. Our food offering is always on trend and delicious. We believe in only working with the best quality ingredients which ensures we are well loved by our customers. The hours are 30-35 hours per week and ideally you will have café experience in a similar role.

Nursery Assistant

Location: Airfield Road

Job Type: Full Time

Close Date: 07-07-2022

We are looking for a motivated, energetic person to join our busy team at our Airfield Road Nursery. You will be responsible for plant maintenance (including potting up, weeding & watering). You will also be required to undertake the occasional weed spray and knapsack applications. This is a 2 month fixed term contract working full time hours, Monday - Friday.

Connect with us

As a growing company, we are always on the lookout for talented people to join our team. Even if we are not currently advertising the position that you are looking for today, you can connect with us and register your interest for future consideration.