Groundsperson

Ventia

Location: Derby

Job Type: Full time

Posted


Ventia Pty Ltd

The Role:

Ventia’s very own Defence contract at RAAF Base Curtain in Derby, WA are responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the grounds on the base. This role requires working across a variety of landscapes including built and natural parks assets including streetscapes, training grounds, verges, playgrounds, sporting and recreational grounds and upkeep of the airstrip. We have 1 x Full time position available to join a crew of 3 and we are open to candidates at all levels of experience.

Benefits:

  • Uniform & safety boots provided
  • Remote living allowance - $535.86 per fortnight
  • Early finish Friday
  • Training and tickets can be provided
  • Airside clearance allowance - $20+ weekly
  • Work vehicle to and from work

Key Responsibilities:

  • Mowing/slashing of Turf areas, verges, and firebreaks
  • Weed Control/Herbicide use
  • Reticulation operation and minor repairs
  • Garden Maintenance (mulching, pruning, bush cutting, hedging, weeding etc.)
  • Use of plant & equipment such as ride on and push mowers, tractors, brush cutters, blowers, edger’s, hedgers, spraying equipment etc
  • General labouring

Skills & Attributes:

  • HR drivers licence & Current C class driver’s license
  • Must be an Australian Citizen
  • Industry experience in a similar parks & gardens or landscaping role - Desirable
  • Chemical and Chainsaw certificates – Desirable
  • White card – Desirable
  • Able to Pass a Pre-employment medical and Australian federal police check

If you are interested in this opportunity and believe you have the appropriate level of skills and experience, we would like to hear from you.


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Position Reference Number: 150576

** Shortlisted candidates will be contacted **

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