Looking For: Apprentice Horticulture Parks and Gardens

Job description: 

We are seeking to recruit a first-year apprentice in Horticulture Parkes and Gardens to join our team. During your apprenticeship you will work in a team as a landscape gardener while developing and apply the skills associated with your Horticulture parks and gardens apprenticeship.

Duties may include:

  • General garden and grounds maintenance
  • Mowing and edging. Both push and ride on mowing
  • Weed control
  • Site clean-up
  • Precision and tall hedge trimming
  • Lawn maintenance and rejuvenation
  • Soil conditioning
  • Plant nutrition
  • Pest and disease control
  • Planting and maintenance of annual flower displays
  • Irrigation maintenance

Experience and qualifications:

  • Have demonstrated a willingness and desire to engage in a job to achieve desired outcomes. This may have been through, employment, sport or other co-curricular endeavours.
  • Manual driver’s license

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