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Parks & Gardens Apprentice

Williamstown Melbourne Location

Williamstown, Australia

Reference: 5202530

  • Full-time position
  • Williamstown location

Urban Maintenance Systems Pty Ltd (UMS) is a specialist provider of building/facilities, infrastructure and grounds maintenance management services to Government, Local Government and Private sector organisations throughout Australia.

We have an opportunity for an apprentice, 1st or 2nd year Grounds worker to join our team based in Williamstown, Melbourne.

You will be required to carry out general Grounds and Gardens maintenance work, including operation of mowers, brush cutters, and edgers. Other tasks will include pruning, weeding, watering, planting, mulching and chemical application.

Essential requirements for the position include the following:

  • Undertaking or prepared to undertake a Certificate III in Parks and Gardens
  • Manual drivers licence
  • Strong safety, environment, and quality focus
  • Be mechanically minded
  • Reliable and willing to learn
  • Understand and implement instructions
  • Excellent customer service focus and interpersonal skills

The successful candidate will be keen to develop a career in grounds and open space maintenance and show diligence in completing their on and off the job training program.

UMS offers an excellent working environment and conditions and prides itself on our safety culture.

If you are looking at embarking on an apprenticeship in an open space, outdoors, maintenance environment, please Join us.

All successful applicants will be subject to a satisfactory Pre-employment Medical, and a Working with Children Check.

Applications Close: 09 Oct 2020