Position Details
Reference Number 15261
Position Title Cert Gardener-Reserves
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 $63,038.85 to $65,151.04
Hours Per Fortnight 70.00
Position Summary

Moreland City Council is offering a fantastic opportunity for someone who enjoys contact with the community and working with a dynamic team to do high quality maintenance on our sportfields.

You will play an integral role in undertaking the municipality’s sportsfields maintenance works to ensure the long term preservation and enhancement of Moreland’s sporting assets whilst undertaking daily works programs.

The successful candidate will have experience and expertise in all aspects of turf maintenance including Turf Wickets, tractor and implements operation, Irrigation programming and relevant machinery experience.

To be successful in this role, you are required to have Turf Trade qualifications & experience in sportsfields maintenance. A Heavy Rigid Licence is preferable.

Applicants must adequately meet the requirements of the role and fully address the key selection criteria contained in the position description.


We are an equal opportunity and child safe employer, support inclusiveness and diversity, and are Values based.  Moreland - One Community Proudly Diverse.

Selection Criteria Desirable: Must have cert. 3 turf management & worked on sportsfields, turf wickets

Essential: Satisfactory completion of Trade Certificate and relevant practical turf maintenance experience; Demonstrated competence in all facets of sportsfields maintenance and turf wicket preparation; A demonstrated ability to work as a part of a team and to operate in a safe and competent manner; A
Contact Person Peter Browne
Contact Number 83114384
Alternate Contact Person Andrew McCullagh
Alternate Contact Number 83114356
Closing Date 29/09/2017
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