Commercial Landscape Maintenance Team Leader

Do you enjoy working in the great outdoors, Are you looking for an interesting career with promotional prospects, Do you want a great work-life balance with most Friday afternoons off.

Ecodynamics Landscaping is a member of the Ecodynamics Group, a landscape services organisation operating across Victoria, South Australia and New South Wales.

Our Landscaping division has been in business for over 30 years and has developed to become one of the major commercial landscapers in the industry.

We are seeking a full time, permanent Landscape Maintenance Team Leader to assist in the maintenance of our client's constructed landscapes in accordance with project and contract designs.  Our team structure consists of State Managers, Project Managers, Supervisors, Team Leaders and Crew Members supported by our experienced Corporate Services team and mature and certified business systems.

The Role

As a Landscape Maintenance Team Leader, you will be responsible for working with and supervising the day to day work and functioning of the Victorian maintenance crew under the management of the Maintenance Supervisor.

Operations

You will be responsible for:

  • Interpretation of landscape plans
  • Delivery of landscape maintenance activities including weed control, planting, ground preparation
  • Keeping comprehensive works records
  • Induction of new employees into the team
  • Day to day upkeep and maintenance of equipment
  • Being a Company Safety Champion
  • Adhering to the accredited Company QA and WHS systems

Leadership

As a Team Leader you will have a number of Ecodynamics crew members and labour hire crew directly reporting to you whilst on site.  You will:

  • Ensure onground skill development of crew members
  • Lead crew members in accordance with Operational, OH&S and HR Policies and Procedures
  • Be an Ecodynamics culture champion modelling the values and behavioral expectations of the Ecodynamics Group

Skills / Tickets

  • You will have a horticulture or landscape construction qualification and/or demonstrable experience in a Team Leader role in the commercial landscaping / NRM / civil construction industry
  • You will have strong leadership skills and the ability to positively motivate a crew
  • You will have good organisation skills
  • You must hold a medium or heavy rigid licence and construction induction card
  • You will ideally hold a ChemCert chemical ticket and first aid ticket.

Hours of Work

Our standard hours of work are 7.00am to 3.30pm Monday to Thursday and 7am to 1pm Fridays (with minor seasonal adjustments).  

What we Offer in Return

  • A competitive hourly rate plus multiple allowances as detailed in our generous Victorian Enterprise Agreement.
  • Membership of our Employee Assistance Program for you and your immediate family
  • Scholarship Program opportunities available to further your formal education
  • Promotional and development opportunities throughout the Ecodynamics Group of companies.

To apply for this role, please attach a resume and full covering letter which addresses the above criteria.

Ecodynamics Group is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all sectors of society.

No Agencies.  Thank you.

06/04/2021 $0 Western Suburbs 1 Trades & Services
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