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Type of contract:
Full-Time Permanent
Industry field:
Parks and Gardens / Horticulture
Type of position:
Application Closing Date:
April 29, 2023

Commensurate to experience

1st, 2nd, 3rd or 4th year HORTICULTURE APPRENTICE

Currently we require Parks and Gardens Apprentices to work with our team leaders in our Residential Maintenance crews.

You will need to have superior attention to detail, be well presented, and be passionate about plants, gardens and landscapes!

Ideally the role is suited to 1st, 2nd, 3rd or 4th year Horticulture apprentices studying Parks and Gardens at TAFE.

We will also consider those committed to starting an apprenticeship as a mature aged apprentice.

The position will primarily be responsible for the maintainance of high quality residential landscapes including tasks such as mowing, edging, hedging, pruning, weeding, pest and disease identification and treatment.

The role may also require soft landscaping installation such as mulching, planting, turfing, drainage, garden lighting, and irrigation installation or maintenance ensuring client expectations and budgets are met and exceeded.

The position is Permanent Full Time with preferred hours from 7pm – 3.30pm Monday to Friday with plenty of opportunities for overtime to be worked.

The Other Side provides a rewarding positive workplace for employees. We encourage professional development and will provide competitive remuneration commensurate to the skills and abilities demonstrated.

This opportunity has great growth potential for the right candidate to develop and extend themselves over time within our company.

Uniforms will be provided for work use to the successful candidate.

The requirements

Essential criteria for our ideal candidate include:

1. Be enrolled or willing to enrol at TAFE in Certificate III Parks and Gardens
2. Current manual drivers licence.
3. Workcover White Card.
4. Personal References

Our ideal candidate would:

• goal driven and motivated,
• be well presented,
• be passionately committed to a landscape career,
• be committed to continually learn and improve on the job

How to apply

please email CV and covering letter to

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