Wednesday , December 6 2023

Monash Employment – Tractor Operator

Website Monash Council

Job Description:

Monash is a dynamic organisation committed to providing excellence in service delivery. Located in the eastern region, Monash is a cosmopolitan and culturally diverse city, close to the demographic centre of Melbourne.

A vacancy exists for a motivated person to work in the Horticultural Services Department as part of the Sportsground Maintenance team, working as a tractor/machinery operator

Job Responsibilities:

  • Scheduled maintenance of sports fields including mowing and turf management practices
  • Regular communication and feedback of sports field condition, with a proactive work ethic

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent customer service and communication skills, and the ability to prioritise works based on customer needs and the Monash Sportsground Hierarchy
  • A pleasant demeanour and able to build successful relationships in a small yet energetic team environment
  • Ability to identify, prevent and rectify nutritional/soil deficiencies as well as seasonal pest, weed and fungal problems as they occur
  • Victorian Driver’s Licence
  • Farm Chemical Users Certificate
  • All successful applicants will be required to undertake a national police check. Other pre-employment checks may be required depending on the role requirements.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience in the practices and processes involved in the annual planning and delivery of a sports field cultural/nutrition program
  • Experience in Turf management and an ability to give direction, as well as work autonomously
  • Formal qualification at Certificate 3 level in turf management or equivalent and relevant experience and/or skills commensurate with the work requirements will be considered.

Job Details:

Company: Monash Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location:  Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Application Deadline: N/A

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