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Castle Hill, Australia

Reference: 6044810

About the role:

This position works as part of a team to complete a variety of tasks associated with the planned maintenance and presentation of council's parks, gardens, reserves and sports grounds, by utilising a variety of mowing, cleaning, chemical and maintenance techniques to ensure areas are maintained in a clean and tidy condition.

Duties include:

  • Follow Maintenance Activity Specifications to complete a variety of tasks associated with the planned vegetation maintenance within allocated timeframes.
  • Operation of mowers and a range of equipment to maintain parks, gardens, sportsfields, naturestrips and other similar Areas.
  • Preparation and maintenance of turf areas.
  • Maintenance of garden areas, including rainwater gardens.
  • Chemical Management.
  • Upkeep of presentation of vegetation.
  • Planned cleaning of laneways.

About you:

To be successful in this role you will have:

  1. Certificate III in a relevant field
  2. White Card - General Construction Induction
  3. Drivers Licence (Class C) - NSW
  4. First Aid including CPR

Working with us:

THSC employees enjoy: Performance Bonuses, Learning & Development Opportunities, Active Social Club, Rostered Days Off, Proactive Wellbeing Initiatives, and Working for the Community.

Position details:

Permanent Full-time, W0220, From $62K + Superannuation

Next steps:

Please review the Position Description available on Council's Careers Page and submit your application online at by 5pm on Wednesday 17th August 2022.

Employment will be subject to clearance on the following pre-employment checks: Psychometric Testing, Reference Checks, Identity Check, Drug and Alcohol Screening and Medical Check, and may also include a Criminal History and Working with Children Check.

The Hills Shire Council is committed to the principles of employment equity and diversity. We assess applications on merit and suitability related to the inherent requirements of the position. Only people with the right to work in Australia may apply for this position.

We're seeking individuals who embrace our values and can work collaboratively to deliver quality customer services and infrastructure to The Hills Shire community.

Applications Close: 17 Aug 2022