GARDENER / GROUNDS PERSON - POSTED 08/05/2019
Work type: Full time
Salary: $45,000 - $55,000 plus superannuation
Location: Darwin, NT
Classification: Trades and services / Gardening and landscaping
Sterling NT is a growing Territory business offering a diverse portfolio of services in the property sector. We have an open, collaborative culture. We work hard, but have fun along the way. Multiple permanent and casual positions (10) available, recruiting all year round.
EXPERIENCED CANDIDATES NEED ONLY APPLY
Your key responsibilities will include:
Use of spraying equipment like backpack sprayer, knapsack sprayer and motorised spraying equipment, calculating rate of application and calibration of chemicals to control weeds, pests and insects.
Tasks to be carried out in a manner that causes the least inconvenience to customers, staff and the public.
Operate equipment and machinery in accordance with the manufacturer's recommendations and the Sterling NT operating procedures
Reporting maintenance and repair issues
Perform all tasks within the policies and procedures of the QHSE system.
Other responsibilities as authorised by the Directors or the position's immediate manager.
Essential attributes of you:
Good organisational skills, work ethic and personal initiative.
Ability to work without supervision in a small team.
Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritise whilst always representing business objectives and to meet time frames
Follow the instructions, direction and procedures for safe and environmentally sustainable work practices.
Property or construction experience desirable.
Cert III or IV in Horticulture (or equivalent)
CHEMCERT license (or equivalent)
Current Drivers License, MR/HR looked upon favourably
First Aid Certificate
National Criminal History and Working with Children (Ochre Card)
If this sounds like you and you are suitably qualified for this opportunity, please send us your resume.