Gardener – Private Residence


ABOUT THE POSITIONOur Client is a well-respected family owned and operated property developer within the Toowoomba community who is looking for a quality Gardener to manage and maintain their private gardens.With one property spread over 5 acres this role will see you involved from the beginning stages, working with the main landscaper and owners in the re-design, implementation, construction, landscaping and planting of the grounds. Over the next two years your passion about gardening, input and quality workmanship will see this project grow and develop into beautiful gardens. Once this development is completed you will then be responsible for the ongoing maintenance of the established landscaping.Work on their second property will involve general garden and landscaping maintenance. In addition, for variety, there will be opportunities to work alongside the main landscaper on some his projects externally.DUTIESInvolved in the design and reconstruction of the main project gardenPlant and maintain new and existing plants, trees and shrubsChemical treatment of plants, trees and shrubsImplement regular maintenance regimeOperation and maintenance of all machine and hand held gardening equipment such as lawn mowers, brush cutters, edgers and pruning implementsGeneral grounds maintenanceMaintain a clean and safe workplaceSKILLS AND EXPERIENCEPassionate about gardening and horticulturePrevious experience working outdoors in gardens, parks or landscapingRelevant qualifications in horticulture, landscaping or gardening and/or extensive experienceUse of hand operated gardening machinery and power toolsProven ability to work autonomouslyCurrent C Class open licenceConstruction Industry White CardTickets in building related industries advantageousChemcert Licence and First Aid desiredUnderstanding of Workplace, Health and SafetyCULTUREOur client is seeking a self-motivated person who will take pride and a sense of ownership in this position. Your interpersonal skills and strong work ethic will see communication develop and grow with the owners as you collaborate and share ideas. They have a strong family culture and value highly the contribution their employees provide.BENEFITSAll garden tools and relevant machinery providedFull uniform and PPE providedGenerous negotiable salary on offer, subject to qualifications and experienceFamily oriented employerIf you are physically fit, thrive working in the outdoors and are passionate about gardening please submit your full resume and supporting documents via the link below. Australia - QLD Toowoomba & Darling Downs

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Gardener - Private Residence

  • Dream Job for Passionate Gardener
  • Make this Garden Your Own!
  • Permanent, Full-time position

ABOUT THE POSITION

Our Client is a well-respected family owned and operated property developer within the Toowoomba community who is looking for a quality Gardener to manage and maintain their private gardens.

With one property spread over 5 acres this role will see you involved from the beginning stages, working with the main landscaper and owners in the re-design, implementation, construction, landscaping and planting of the grounds. Over the next two years your passion about gardening, input and quality workmanship will see this project grow and develop into beautiful gardens. Once this development is completed you will then be responsible for the ongoing maintenance of the established landscaping.

Work on their second property will involve general garden and landscaping maintenance. In addition, for variety, there will be opportunities to work alongside the main landscaper on some his projects externally.

DUTIES

  • Involved in the design and reconstruction of the main project garden
  • Plant and maintain new and existing plants, trees and shrubs
  • Chemical treatment of plants, trees and shrubs
  • Implement regular maintenance regime
  • Operation and maintenance of all machine and hand held gardening equipment such as lawn mowers, brush cutters, edgers and pruning implements
  • General grounds maintenance
  • Maintain a clean and safe workplace

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Passionate about gardening and horticulture
  • Previous experience working outdoors in gardens, parks or landscaping
  • Relevant qualifications in horticulture, landscaping or gardening and/or extensive experience
  • Use of hand operated gardening machinery and power tools
  • Proven ability to work autonomously
  • Current C Class open licence
  • Construction Industry White Card
  • Tickets in building related industries advantageous
  • Chemcert Licence and First Aid desired
  • Understanding of Workplace, Health and Safety

CULTURE

Our client is seeking a self-motivated person who will take pride and a sense of ownership in this position. Your interpersonal skills and strong work ethic will see communication develop and grow with the owners as you collaborate and share ideas. They have a strong family culture and value highly the contribution their employees provide.

BENEFITS

  • All garden tools and relevant machinery provided
  • Full uniform and PPE provided
  • Generous negotiable salary on offer, subject to qualifications and experience
  • Family oriented employer

If you are physically fit, thrive working in the outdoors and are passionate about gardening please submit your full resume and supporting documents via the link below.