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Groundsman

Advertiser: Palm Lake Works Pty LtdMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
30 Jun 2020
Location
Toowoomba & Darling Downs
Work Type
Part Time
Classification
Trades & Services, Gardening & Landscaping

Palm Lake Group develop, construct and manage Lifestyle Resorts, Retirement Villages and Aged Care Facilities. We provide quality homes at a great price, and excellence in retirement living.

Due to continued growth, Palm Lake Resort Toowoomba are seeking a permanent part time groundsman, approximately 30 hours per week, to ensure the outstanding presentation of our resort. This will involve weeding and watering common areas, hedge trimming, mowing & whippersnipping, planting and maintaining flowers and shrubs, and any other tasks in relation to grounds presentation. 

Ideally you will have:-

  • Relevant experience in a gardening & maintenance position, and demonstrated ability to use and store herbicides safely;
  • A Cert II or III in horticulture;
  • Ability to safely operate equipment such as push mower, hedge trimmers, whippersnippers, spray packs and blowers;
  • Possess the physical ability to undertake the requirements of the role, including bending, lifting and carrying;
  • A "C" class drivers licence;
  • Flexibility, patience and tolerance toward elderly residents;
  • Motivation, enthusiasm and a great attitude.

This is a great opportunity to join a reputable company, and work with a supportive team.

Role is subject to a pre employment medical.

Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a gardener?
  • Are you willing to undergo pre-employment drug and alcohol screening?

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