Turf Maintenance Worker

We are looking for a suitably qualified Turf Maintenance Worker to join the team.  You will be responsible for effectively and efficiently undertaking scheduled maintenance and construction activities associated with turf and grass within Council sports fields, parks, and reserves.The Candidate:  The successful applicant will have:Sound literacy, communication, and interpersonal skills with the ability to use initiative.Current experience in using small plant equipment, including mowers, rollers and other plant associated with turf maintenance works.A well-developed understanding and knowledge of Workplace Health and Safety.Qualifications: The successful candidate will hold:Certificate III in Horticulture and/or 2 years recent experience in turf maintenance, irrigation and weed managementCurrent Medium Rigid drivers’ licence (or ability to obtain within 6 months of commencement)White CardTraffic Management AccreditationChemCert AQF3.Position Number: 100930Position Hours: Full-Time, 76 hours fortnight - 9 day fortnight, with RDO. Salary:  Schedule B, Salary Point 5 $59,025.27 to $62,077.30 plus 14% superannuation, in accordance with Glenorchy City Council’s Enterprise Agreement 2021Please note that all successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of Covid-19 vaccination and a current National Police Check prior to commencement of employment.For further information on this position, contact Brendon Rose, Parks and Recreation Coordinator on (03) 6216 6800.How to apply:  Applications for this position must be lodged on this submission site or on the Glenorchy City Council website www.gcc.tas.gov.au - Careers page. To be considered for this role, all applicants must address the key selection criteria in the Position Description and provide a current resume.  A copy of the position description can be found by clicking the below hyperlink or on the Glenorchy City Council website. Applications close at 8pm on Sunday, 25 September 2022Position Description - Turf Maintenance Worker 59025 AUD Glenorchy 7010