Team Member Horticulture

$60,635 - $63,534 yearly
  • Light Regional Council
  • Light Regional Council, SA, Australia
  • 08 Apr, 2021
Full time Facilities, Real Estate, and Property

Job Description

Job type: Permanent
Job status: Full-time
Career level: Mid Career
Lodgement email: employment@light.sa.gov.au
Application close date: 22 Apr 2021 4-00 pm

  • Part of a collaborative and supportive team
  • Permanent Full Time
  • Salary: $60,634.80 – $63,534.15 + Super

Light Regional Council is a peri-urban Council experiencing unprecedented development activity and investment. With a focus on achieving positive environmental sustainability outcomes for the community this is an excellent opportunity for an experienced horticulture team member to contribute to a dynamic Council within an ever-changing landscape.

Based at the Freeling Depot and reporting directly to the Team Leader Horticulture, this position will play a key role in:

  • Support the delivery of Council’s horticultural works program
  • Assist with the maintenance of Council’s parks, gardens, cemeteries and open spaces
  • Tree trimming within parks, reserves and roadsides
  • Irrigation repairs and maintenance

To be successful in this role, applicants will need:

  • 12 months experience in horticulture or similar role
  • MR Licence and experience working with earthmoving and associated plant and equipment, with relevant tickets
  • Strong interpersonal skills and work ethic, with an ability to maintain diplomacy through commitment to professionalism with a customer service focus

If you are attracted to a challenging and rewarding role within a progressive and welcoming organisation, and hold the appropriate experience and skills, we encourage you to apply.

To discuss this position in confidence, please contact Frank Trimboli, Coordinator Maintenance on (08) 8525 3200.

Applications are invited to employment@light.sa.gov.au.

Submissions close 4:00pm on Thursday, 22 April 2021

Job Closing Date

22 Apr, 2021