Council is seeking landscape Crew member to fill a
Permanent Full Time Position
38 hour week with a 9 day fortnight
Salary from $55,413.80 pa to $64,280.32 pa + Superannuation
•Lovely Southern Highlands location
•Great team environment
•Focus on Health and Well Being with flexible working conditions
•Be part of our growing dynamic council
Located in the beautiful Southern Highlands of NSW, 1.5 hours south-west of Sydney -
Wingecarribee Shire Council is working to create and nurture a vibrant & diverse community in harmony with the region's urban, agricultural & natural environments.
About the Role:
The Landscaper Crew Member will undertake routine manual labouring related to construction projects and maintenance works within the Parks & Open Spaces Team.
As a crew member you will carry out routine construction works associated with Councils Parks & Open Spaces and operate and carry our daily maintenance checks on plant items, equipment and Council infrastructure.
1.Certificate III in Landscape Construction or equivalent experience relevant to the position.
2.Ability to follow verbal and written instructions and work effectively within a small team environment.
3.Knowledge and demonstrated experience in the use of operating small and medium plant and machinery e.g. truck, bobcat, tractor, chainsaws, with appropriate implementation.
4.Demonstrated experience in manual labouring roles across a variety of projects in construction and maintenance.
5.Required to undertake immunisation of Hepatitis and Tetanus.
6.Current NSW Driver’s Licence – Willingness to obtain Light Rigid (LR) within 6 months’ probation period.
Desirable Criteria: (not compulsory but highly desirable)
•A basic knowledge and skills in the use of computer applications including Microsoft Office Suite.
•Current First Aid Certification.
•ChemCert AQF III
How to Apply:
Please upload your current resume and an explanation of how you meet the selection criteria. Applicants not addressing the selection criteria may not be considered. For further information about the role, please contact William Tooth - Coordinator Open Spaces (02) 4868 0888.
In accordance with Wingecarribee Shire Council’s COVID 19 Safety Plan, we encourage all employees to be COVID 19 vaccinated.
Wingecarribee Shire Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer that provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people. We value people of all cultures, languages, capacities, sexual orientations, gender identities, and/or expressions. We are committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
Applications are to be received by 27th November 2022.
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