One (1) permanent position and one (1) 12 month fixed term position available
WA applicants only
The Shire of East Pilbara is a well-established Local Government Authority in Western Australia, which services the town sites of Newman, Marble Bar, Nullagine and local communities.
We now seek to appoint two highly motivated people to fill this position, with one full time and one 12 month fixed term full time role available. These positions involve providing a high standard of public amenity of Parks & Gardens for the Shire of East Pilbara. Day to day operations of work includes undertaking the maintenance and improvement of the parks, playgrounds, reserves, verges, public open space, drainage, streetscapes and associated infrastructure, as well as weed control and pest management.
The successful candidate(s) for this position will hold relevant qualifications in landscaping and/or horticulture or have considerable experience in general gardening, as well as possessing a current MR Class WA drivers licence. To be considered, one must display experience in the safe operation and maintenance of relevant plant and equipment of a varying complexity, have good physical fitness, the ability to perform in an outdoor environment with demonstrated communication skills to interact with the general public and stake holders.
The salary range is between $53,539.20 and $57,280.60 per annum. Additional benefits include up to 14.5% superannuation, 5 weeks annual leave, a uniform allowance, parental leave, eligibility for long service leave, annual travel assistance professional development and a 50% discount for recreational/gym/aquatic memberships and free fitness assessments. In addition, up to $20k Living Allowance or subsidised accommodation will be provided.