We are currently seeking an experienced Landscape Gardener and 'all rounder' to join our growing team on a permanent part-time basis, with the view to full-time in the near future for the right candidate.
This role will suit someone who is passionate and eager to establish a solid long-term career in Landscape Gardening, and who is willing to grow and progress with our company.
Responsibilities include, but not limited to;
All aspects of landscape garden maintenance such as the following;
⦁ Hedging, mowing and edging.
⦁ Laying turf, planting and mulching.
⦁ Irrigation installation and repairs.
⦁ Use and maintenance of power tools and landscaping equipment.
⦁ Reading and interpreting plans.
⦁ Provide exceptional customer care and service.
⦁ Conduct yourself in a respectful and professional manner.
⦁ Follow strict safety rules at all times.
⦁ Leave each residence in a safe and clean manner daily.
The Successful applicant must;
⦁ Have previous experience, sound knowledge and competence in landscape garden maintenance and construction; soft and hard landscaping experience preferable.
⦁ Have sound plant identification skills and cultivation knowledge.
⦁ Be competent in the identification of insects, pests, weeds and diseases and in the initiation of appropriate control procedures.
⦁ Be able to operate relevant tools and machinery.
⦁ Be well organised, punctual and reliable, with a neat and tidy presentation.
⦁ Work well as part of a team and autonomously, in all weather conditions.
⦁ Have a high level of attention to detail and personal work standards.
⦁ Have a strong work ethic, and be goal driven and motivated.
⦁ Follow instructions well and have a strong commitment to safe work practices.
⦁ Have strong communication skills including liaising with and maintaining relationships with clients, management, suppliers, contractors and team members.
⦁ Be a problem solver and have the ability to resolve issues in a timely and cost effective manner.
⦁ Minimum 4 years experience in general garden maintenance.
⦁ Proven prior experience in a similar role.
⦁ Current unrestricted manual drivers licence (own vehicle preferable).
⦁ Current national police check (minimum 6 months).
⦁ Current construction induction 'white card' (preferable).
⦁ Preference will be given to applicants with a Cert. III in Horticulture and MR Class licence.
If you feel you are the right candidate for this role please send your CV to Nathan Walker at email@example.com or contact Nathan directly on 0418642883.
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