Experienced Structural Landscaper & Landscape Gardener/Horticulturist

Experienced Structural Landscaper & Landscape Gardener/Horticulturist

Jungle Gardens

 

  • Based in Kiama & covering the Illawarra area
  • Seaside change
  • Flexible work/life balance
  • Above award wages
  • Fulltime position for the right person & a supervision role

 

Jungle Gardens is looking for a suitably qualified Structural Landscaper & a Landscape Gardener/Horticulturist to support & complement our growing team.

 

We believe our staff are our greatest asset and value them accordingly through competitive remuneration in a supportive and caring work environment.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES LANDSCAPE GARDENER/HORTICULTURIST

The role of Experienced Landscape Gardener/Horticulturist will require fulfilment of the following tasks:

  • Softscape, garden maintenance and installation of residential and commercial gardens to high standards
  • Working as part of a team with other staff, as well as independently as required
  • Sound knowledge of irrigation systems and their maintenance
  • Sound plant identification skills and cultivation knowledge
  • Competence in the identification of insects, pests, weeds and diseases and initiating control procedures
  • Use of, and maintenance of, gardening tools, lawn mowers, whipper snippers, hedging equipment, ladders etc.
  • Minimum of three years experience in residential garden maintenance
  • Assist in consultations & quoting as required
  • Current Drivers License and personal vehicle

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES STRUCTURAL LANDSCAPER

The role of Experienced Horticulturist will require fulfilment of the following tasks:

  • Certificate 3 Landscape Construction or equivalent
  • Strong knowledge of landscape construction methods
  • Working as part of a team with other staff, as well as independently as required
  • Sound plant identification skills and cultivation knowledge
  • Assist in consultations & quoting as required
  • Must be creative & fresh on new modern ideas in landscaping, have a strong eye for detail & an enthusiastic approach to work.
  • At least 3-5 years experience as a Structural Landscaper
  • Current Drivers Licence and personal vehicle

 

EXPERIENCE & REQUIREMENTS

The successful candidate must possess:

  • Minimum Qualification Certificate III in Horticulture
  • Minimum of three years experience in residential garden maintenance
  • Local plant knowledge/experience
  • Current Drivers License and personal vehicle

The successful applicant will be:

  • Friendly, reliable and possess a professional manner
  • Comfortable in communicating with clients, suppliers and other contractors
  • Highly professional and trustworthy
  • Able to keep detailed documentation of work in gardens as well as have acute attention to detail & possess good time management skills
  • Well groomed, fit and strong to undertake all aspects of garden maintenance independently

We require two professional references with your application.

An immediate start is available to the right candidate.

Applications close on Friday the 25th September 2020

14/09/2020 $0 Wollongong, Illawarra & South Coast 1 Trades & Services
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