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Job Vacancy: Apprentice Greenkeeper Required

Apprentice Greenkeeper Required

Apprentice Greenkeeper Required


Location Brisbane

You will be based at Roma Street and South Bank Parklands with a tailored apprenticeship program delivered on site. Your job will involve manual work outdoors to maintain these premier gardens and your daily tasks will include:

  • A diverse range of turf maintenance activities
  • Pest, nutrition and weed management, annual over sowing program and lawn renovations
  • Monitoring irrigation needs
  • Operating and maintaining specialised Greenkeeping motorised/commercial machinery and equipment.

To be considered for this position, your application must show that you:

  • Have a demonstrated passion for Greenkeeping and horticulture
  • Are physically fit and able to pass a pre-employment medical assessment
  • Hold at least a provisional class C manual driver's licence
  • Have completed year 10 passing Maths and English at year 10 level or higher
  • Can work and study to complete the Certificate 3 in Greenkeeping
  • Have good communication skills, can follow direction and work in a team environment
  • Follow safe work practices
  • Have the right to work in Australia as an Australian citizen or permanent resident.

As an apprentice with City Parklands you can expect:

  • A good working environment located with the beautiful City Parklands of Brisbane.
  • Excellent on-the-job training and support

    How to Apply: Send your cover letter and resume with 2 referees detailing how you meet the requirements listed above.

    Applications close 30 June 2017.

Please email a one page covering letter and your current resume with 2 referees that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role to sarah-rose.kussrow@cityparklands.com.au

E: sarah-rose.kussrow@cityparklands.com.au


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