Landscaper All Rounder

We are currently seeking an experienced landscaper to fit an all-rounder position.  

  • Join an established and growing company with opportunities for career growth
  • Be a valued team member
  • Immediate start
  • Flexible work arrangements contract / full time / casual arrangements

@ TRANQUIL GARDENS:

  • We exceed the clients expectations.
  • We are a residential based business
  • We build a long-lasting relationship with our customers
  • We have an eye for detail and patience to deliver quality

THIS ROLE WILL INVOLVE:  

  • Reading plans and setting out landscapes
  • Operating Dingo mini digger
  • Softscapes work including planting, laying lawn and mulching
  • Reticulation maintenance and installing new systems
  • Paving
  • Limestone blockwork
  • Installing garden features such as lights, ponds and screens
  • General garden maintenance activities including but not limited to weeding, pruning, hedging, lawn mowing and fertilising
  • Operating light landscape maintenance equipment including hand tools and motorised equipment such as chainsaws, lawnmowers, brush cutters (whipper snipper) and edgers in accordance with specified training and manufacturers operation manuals

This role suits an enthusiastic, hardworking, and fit person. While your experience matters to us, your attitude matters more. Our customers are the most important people in our business and your customer skills are paramount to your success in this position.  

BENEFITS:  

  • Family oriented business
  • Training provided
  • Above award wage
  • Company uniform
  • PPE provided
  • Career progression for the right candidate
  • Family values with a focus on work/life balance
  • Support and Training
  • Work ute for the right candidate
  • Opportunity to specialise within the company or stay as an all-rounder

YOUR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Working to achieve the Vision and Mission of Tranquil Gardens
  • Upholding the Company's Values
  • Completing projects on time and within budget
  • Maintaining work vehicles and equipment
  • Ensuring safe work practices are in place
  • Delivering a high standard of workmanship
  • Innovative problem solving

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE:

  • Minimum 2 years prior experience in landscape work (essential)
  • Is looking for a long-term position with career growth
  • Well-presented, professional, honest and reliable
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work with other people or by yourself
  • Horticulture, turf management or relevant trade qualification (brickwork, carpentry etc) would be a strong advantage
  • Experience on mini diggers (Dingo preferred)
  • Manual C Class licence. LR - HR beneficial.
  • Must have own transport.
  • High energy levels, physically fit and punctual at all times
  • Shows initiative
  • Experience in working with small equipment e.g. push mowers, trimmers, blowers, brush cutters etc.
  • Knowledge in some of the following: paving, brickwork, reticulation, horticulture, turf management
  • Current White card

 

If you feel you meet the above criteria and would like to apply for the position, please follow the instructions below. The company is based in Helena Valley, and we work all over Perth. Living close to this location would be ideal or own transport to get there is essential for the probationary period.

PLEASE ANSWER THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS IN YOUR COVER LETTER:

1) What do you enjoy about landscaping

2) What would you consider your strengths to be

3) What skills have you acquired in your present or previous positions which make you competitive for this position

4) Are you looking to make Landscaping your long-term career

 

24/08/2020 $0 Perth 1 Trades & Services
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