Tuesday , December 5 2023

Monash Vacancies – Turf Wicket and Sports Ground Curator

Website Monash Council

Job Description:

Located in the heart of Melbourne’s leafy eastern suburbs, the City of Monash is one of the most culturally diverse cities in Victoria. It has a mix of high quality residential, commercial and industrial development and extensive educational and recreational facilities.

A vacancy exists for a motivated person to work in the Horticultural Services Department as part of the Sportsground Maintenance team as a turf wicket and sportsground curator.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Scheduled maintenance of sports fields including wicket renovation and preparation, maintenance of sports fields and seasonal change over activities
  • Regular communication and feedback of sports field condition, with a proactive work ethic

Job Requirements:

  • 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
  • Ability to identify, prevent and rectify nutritional/soil deficiencies as well as seasonal pest, weed and fungal problems as they occur
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • A pleasant demeanour and able to build successful relationships in a small yet energetic team environment

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience in Turf management, preferably on turf wickets but not essential, and an ability to give direction, as well as work autonomously
  • Experience in the practices and processes involved in the annual planning and delivery of turf wicket and sports field cultural/nutrition programs

Job Details:

Company: Monash Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location:  Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Application Deadline: N/A

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