Private Gardener / Groundskeeper


Our Client is a well-respected property developer within the Toowoomba community who is looking for an experienced, quality Gardener to manage and maintain the private gardens across their properties.YOUR NEW ROLE Working alongside the owner and landscaper you will be involved in the redevelopment, reconstruction, planting and ongoing maintenance of a 5 acre property on Toowoomba’s eastside, where the gardens are being completely re-established. Over the next two years your passion for gardening, input and quality workmanship will see this project grow and develop into beautiful grounds. Once this development is completed you will then be responsible for the ongoing maintenance of the established landscaping.This varied position will also require you to carry out garden maintenance at other properties and projects owned by our client, in addition to working with the landscaper on various external assignments.YOUR DUTIESOperation and maintenance of all machinery and hand held gardening equipment such as lawn mowers, brush cutters, edgers and pruning implementsGeneral garden and  grounds maintenance including weeding, hedging and mowingFull involvement in the reconstruction of the main project gardenPlant and maintain new and existing plants, trees and shrubsChemical treatment of plants, trees and shrubsImplementation of a regular maintenance regimeMaintaining a clean and safe workplaceYOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCEPassionate about gardening and horticulturePrevious paid experience working outdoors in gardens, parks or landscapingRelevant qualifications in horticulture, landscaping or gardening and/or extensive experienceExperience in the use of all gardening machinery and power toolsProven ability to work autonomouslyCurrent C Class open licenceConstruction Industry White CardTickets in building related industries advantageousACDC Licence and First Aid desiredUnderstanding of Workplace, Health and SafetyTHE CULTUREOur 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.THE BENEFITSAll garden tools and relevant machinery providedFull uniform and PPE providedGenerous salary on offerFamily oriented employerIf you are physically fit, thrive on 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

Private Gardener / Groundskeeper

  • Toowoomba Eastside location
  • Permanent Full Time Position, Monday Friday
  • The Passionate Gardener's Dream Job

Our Client is a well-respected property developer within the Toowoomba community who is looking for an experienced, quality Gardener to manage and maintain the private gardens across their properties.

YOUR NEW ROLE
Working alongside the owner and landscaper you will be involved in the redevelopment, reconstruction, planting and ongoing maintenance of a 5 acre property on Toowoomba’s eastside, where the gardens are being completely re-established. Over the next two years your passion for gardening, input and quality workmanship will see this project grow and develop into beautiful grounds. Once this development is completed you will then be responsible for the ongoing maintenance of the established landscaping.

This varied position will also require you to carry out garden maintenance at other properties and projects owned by our client, in addition to working with the landscaper on various external assignments.

YOUR DUTIES

  • Operation and maintenance of all machinery and hand held gardening equipment such as lawn mowers, brush cutters, edgers and pruning implements
  • General garden and  grounds maintenance including weeding, hedging and mowing
  • Full involvement in the reconstruction of the main project garden
  • Plant and maintain new and existing plants, trees and shrubs
  • Chemical treatment of plants, trees and shrubs
  • Implementation of a regular maintenance regime
  • Maintaining a clean and safe workplace

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Passionate about gardening and horticulture
  • Previous paid experience working outdoors in gardens, parks or landscaping
  • Relevant qualifications in horticulture, landscaping or gardening and/or extensive experience
  • Experience in the use of all 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
  • ACDC Licence and First Aid desired
  • Understanding of Workplace, Health and Safety

THE 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.

THE BENEFITS

  • All garden tools and relevant machinery provided
  • Full uniform and PPE provided
  • Generous salary on offer
  • Family oriented employer

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

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link.
0746597111
www.abbertons.com.au