Position Details
Reference Number 15255
Position Title Certificated Gardener
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Department City Infrastructure Department
Branch Open Space & Street Cleansing
Location Operations Centre, Walter Street, Hadfield
Banding Level Certificated Gardener
Salary $67,231.04
Hours Per Fortnight 70.00
Position Summary

An opportunity has arisen for two Certificated Gardeners to join the Open Space Maintenance team.

In this role, you will be performing general garden maintenance tasks on our Parks, Reserves, Street Plantations and Childcare Centres which will include but are not limited to ride on mowing, brush cutting, weed control and minor landscape works.

A minimum of Certificate III in Horticulture is required. A medium rigid truck licence and Level 1 first aid would be advantageous.

You will require prior experience in the horticulture field, agricultural chemical use and previous knowledge of machines incorporated in this field.

You will be required to demonstrate experience in working as part of a team with a focus on organisational goals and results as well as knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety issues.

To apply and obtain a position description, please visit our website.

Selection Criteria Essential: Must have a Certificate III in horticulture

Desirable: Tractor Competency would be an advantage

Essential: Must have experience with ride-on mowers, brushcutters, blowers and other small machinery

Desirable: Experience with use of agricultural chemicals (Herbicides, pesticides etc. ) would be an advantage

Desirable: First Aid Level 1 would be an advantage

Desirable: Medium Rigid Truck licence or higher is desirable
Contact Person Patrick Barrett
Contact Number 0402965545
Alternate Contact Person Lee Scerri
Alternate Contact Number 0408350094
Closing Date 25/09/2017
Position Description
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