Ground Keeper / General Maintenance

Assistant Groundskeeper / General Maintenance

Established in 1820, Vaucluse Estate Tasmania is situated on the historic farming property, settled in 1820 and maintained privately through five family, Vaucluse Estate is now open to the public for the first time. Just 15 minutes from the town of Campbell Town, it is now one of the leading accommodation and event venues in Tasmania.


What you'll be doing:
Assisting the Groundskeeper / Head Gardener and General Hotel Maintenance, you'll be a key part of the team maintaining the grounds and gardens which are all part of the customer experience. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Watering
  • Mowing
  • Weeding
  • Planting
  • Cleaning grounds 
  • Mulching

Hours are generally 9.00am 4.00pm / 2 days per week.

What we're looking for:
2+ years experience in a similar role

  • Knowledge of and interest in plants and produce
  • Physically fit, with the ability to lift and carry 20kg
  • An enthusiastic attitude and team player
  • Ability to operate a ride on mower and other gardening equipment
  • A focus on safety and cleanliness
  • Tertiary qualifications in Turf Management (Preferred)
  • Drivers license (Essential)
  • Chemical Handling certificate (Preferred)
  • Sound knowledge of machinery and equipment related to this industry (Essential)
  • Someone already living in the area is preferred 

 

Please apply here and make sure to attach a resume for our review.  We cannot accept applications that are not supported by documentation.

What Vaucluse Estate Offers
An authentic team committed to excellence
A stunning workplace
The chance to be part of something really special

 

12/10/2020 $0 Launceston & North East 1 Trades & Services
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