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General Hand

Advertiser: InvoCare2.759 out of 52.8 overall rating (83 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
16 Oct 2020
Location
Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Trades & Services, Gardening & Landscaping

General Hand

We are looking for a self-motivated team player to join us at our beautiful Lake Macquarie Memorial Park as a General Hand located at Ryhope on a full time basis.

Lake Macquarie Memorial Park is the Lower Hunter’s premier provider of burial and cremation memorial spaces. Established in 1994 and possessing 61 acres of serene gardens, lawns and landscaping, Lake Macquarie Memorial Park is one of the largest, independently owned cemeteries in our region.

We are a friendly and engaged group, who take pride in maintaining a beautiful and serene park for our visitors. We offer you the opportunity to work with us, in an open, positive and social workplace - where emphasis is placed on ensuring employees feel valued and cared for, hard-work is recognised, and there are opportunities for progression.

We are proudly member of InvoCare an Australian owned company and industry leader that owns and operates funeral homes and cemeteries and crematoria across Australia and globally in New Zealand and Singapore. InvoCare has national funeral brands such as White Lady Funerals and Simplicity Funerals.

The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • The ability to perform a wide variety of manual labour tasks, indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions.
  • The physical strength to perform heavy lifting, landscaping and general maintenance duties for extended periods of time.
  • A valid, open manual drivers license.
  • An ability to use tools, machinery and equipment for construction and maintenance of park grounds, and cremation services. This may require appropriate licensing and certificates of competency (or capability to become licensed)
  • Intermediate computer skills required
  • An ability to be customer-focused, have sensitivity to grieving people and to communicate effectively with the public.
  • Demonstrated ability to follow written and verbal instructions.
  • A capacity to be at ease working in a cemetery and crematoria environment.
  • A willingness to work co-operatively as part of a team which takes pride in its workmanship and contribution to customer service.
  • This role is also responsible for the preparation and placement of all memorials in the park.
  • Experience & certified in the use of bobcat & excavator, horticulture qualifications (preferred).

If the above sounds like you, and you are interested in becoming part of our committed team, please apply now!  
 

*As part of our recruitment process applicants for this position will be asked to consent to a criminal record check and medical/physical assessment to ensure fitness to complete the inherent requirements of the position. Please note that applicants with a criminal record are not automatically barred from applying for this position and each application will be considered on its merits

invocare.com.au

We are looking for a self-motivated team player to join us at our beautiful Lake Macquarie Memorial Park as a General Hand located at Ryhope on a full time basis.

Lake Macquarie Memorial Park is the Lower Hunter’s premier provider of burial and cremation memorial spaces. Established in 1994 and possessing 61 acres of serene gardens, lawns and landscaping, Lake Macquarie Memorial Park is one of the largest, independently owned cemeteries in our region.

We are a friendly and engaged group, who take pride in maintaining a beautiful and serene park for our visitors. We offer you the opportunity to work with us, in an open, positive and social workplace - where emphasis is placed on ensuring employees feel valued and cared for, hard-work is recognised, and there are opportunities for progression.

We are proudly member of InvoCare an Australian owned company and industry leader that owns and operates funeral homes and cemeteries and crematoria across Australia and globally in New Zealand and Singapore. InvoCare has national funeral brands such as White Lady Funerals and Simplicity Funerals.

The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • The ability to perform a wide variety of manual labour tasks, indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions.
  • The physical strength to perform heavy lifting, landscaping and general maintenance duties for extended periods of time.
  • A valid, open manual drivers license.
  • An ability to use tools, machinery and equipment for construction and maintenance of park grounds, and cremation services. This may require appropriate licensing and certificates of competency (or capability to become licensed)
  • Intermediate computer skills required
  • An ability to be customer-focused, have sensitivity to grieving people and to communicate effectively with the public.
  • Demonstrated ability to follow written and verbal instructions.
  • A capacity to be at ease working in a cemetery and crematoria environment.
  • A willingness to work co-operatively as part of a team which takes pride in its workmanship and contribution to customer service.
  • This role is also responsible for the preparation and placement of all memorials in the park.
  • Experience & certified in the use of bobcat & excavator, horticulture qualifications (preferred).

If the above sounds like you, and you are interested in becoming part of our committed team, please apply now!  
 

*As part of our recruitment process applicants for this position will be asked to consent to a criminal record check and medical/physical assessment to ensure fitness to complete the inherent requirements of the position. Please note that applicants with a criminal record are not automatically barred from applying for this position and each application will be considered on its merits

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