Grounds & Maintenance Officer - Ridgecrest Village

Looking for a varied role in 2021, Consider yourself to be an all-rounder when it comes to grounds & maintenance, Play a key role in the central operations of our Retirement Village.

We are currently looking for a hands-on Grounds and Maintenance officer to join our Ridgecrest Retirement Village located in Australia Capital Territory.

As one of our friendly onsite Grounds and Maintenance Officers, you will be working with our current team and kept on your feet assisting across a variety of predominantly gardening related tasks, along with some maintenance tasks, ensuring the continued comfort, safety and happiness of our village residents.

This is a permanent full-time role, 38 hours per week working Monday to Friday, 8am - 4pm in winter and 7am - 3pm in summer.

Your tasks will include:

  • Maintaining the everyday maintenance and presentation of the village
  • Maintaining lawns and hedging
  • Propagate and prune plants
  • Mulch garden beds according to best practice as required
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Ensuring all communal areas are tidy and well-maintained
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with residents and their families, through the delivery of outstanding service
  • Identifying and reporting any hazards or safety issues
  • Assisting with ad hoc projects and maintenance related tasks as required

About You:

  • You will be reliable and personable and will make a positive difference to our residents
  • Ability to work unsupervised and independently
  • Strong gardening experience
  • Have come from a background where you had to look after a facility with high standards such as a retirement village or golf club
  • Ability to prioritise work schedules
  • Ability to show initiative, discretion and judgement in carrying out assigned duties
  • You will be self-motivated
  • Alignment to Stockland values and culture

This is a great opportunity for someone who is energetic and passionate about what they do, enjoys variety and would like to make a real difference in one of our signature Retirement Villages.

Whats in it for you

At Stockland we are a community delivering outcomes that benefit the community at large. We work collaboratively and inclusively, building strong working relationships. Our portfolio is diverse and so are the opportunities for professional and career development. We are committed to providing our people with broad experiences to build a successful career.

We recognise the importance of flexibility and work life-quality and over 80% of our employees have informal or formal flexible work arrangements. Additionally, Stockland has a strong commitment to achieving the best outcomes through an inclusive and collaborative culture. Our customers come from diverse backgrounds and we want our teams to reflect this.

As part of the recruitment process, you may need to undergo a pre-employment medical assessment to assess your ability to perform the requirements of the role.

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06/04/2021 $0 ACT 1 Trades & Services
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