Team Member Reserves & Asset Maintenance

2 x Full-time permanent opportunities, ME 5 - $64,223 plus super, Enjoy working outdoors while positively impacting the Marion community, Bring your can-do attitude to this active and diverse role.

  • 2 x Full-time permanent opportunities, ME 5 - $64,223 plus super
  • Enjoy working outdoors while positively impacting the Marion community
  • Bring your can-do attitude to this active and diverse role

Become part of a progressive organisation with a great team culture and supportive management.  


About the Company

Marion is one of the largest Councils in South Australia, serving more than 92,000 residents in Adelaides southern suburbs. They offer our community 160 different services while maintaining over $1 billion in assets. They pride themselves on innovation, achievement, respect and integrity and the satisfaction of knowing your work is helping improve residents' lives in this thriving community.


About the Role

The Team Member Reserves & Asset Maintenance will be responsible for performing maintenance and open space works. The primary objective of this position is to maintain Marion Councils open space assets with the key focus on delivering efficient and effective services to the community. The role requires strong communication skills and the ability to maintain solid relationships with internal and external stakeholders. As an ongoing commitment to the organisation you will be responsible for delivering the best service to the community and to improve residents quality of life; continuously, smartly and efficiently in the scope of your daily work.


About the Person

To be considered for this role you will have demonstrated experience in Horticultural plant applications and maintenance. You will have exceptional communication skills and sound organisational and time management abilities. You will be willing to embrace new technologies in relation to streamlining Council programming and ensuring efficiencies.


Key Requirements

  • MR drivers licence (essential).
  • Appropriate licences to operate plant and equipment used in maintenance (essential).
  • Certificate III in Horticulture or willingness to undertake (desirable).
  • Ability to maintain the reserves to Councils standards, including weed control, site clean ups and locating depth services.
  • Experience operating minor plant and equipment to maintain Councils reserves and surrounding spaces.
  • Knowledge of maintaining irrigation systems on reserves, including irrigation repairs, installations and programming ensuring the efficiency of the irrigation systems at all times.
  • Advanced knowledge of programmed activities and work practices relevant to the horticulture and revegetation establishment maintenance.


Your commitment to displaying the values of the City of Marion Achievement, Innovation, Respect and Integrity while delivering a quality customer experience to the community will make you a valued team member.


Closing date:

5.00pm Friday, 11 September 2020.


We value diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

31/08/2020 $0 Adelaide 1 Trades & Services
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