The Opportunity:Maxima, in conjunction with the Rural City of Murray Bridge, are seeking passionate individuals who love being out in nature to kick-start their career in horticulture.This 3-year, fulltime traineeship will offer you hands-on industry experience, and all training and PPE provided, all whilst studying towards a nationally recognised Certificate III in Horticulture.Day to day you could be working to maintain council community parks and streetscapes, interacting with a residential customer base, or being involved in town horticultural projects. This role is extremely diverse and will see you completing with lifelong skills and knowledge to succeed in any gardening role.Duties Include:Garden and grounds maintenanceMulch, prune, pot, and water plantsUse of garden tools and machineryBrush cutting and mowingPest and weed controlInstallation irrigation pipes and watering systemsSkills and Knowledge:Enjoy working outdoors and with garden toolsBe committed, reliable and hardworkingManage and prioritise time when working under pressureWork effectively in a team and unsupervisedGood communication skillsHave a can-do attitude, displaying initiative on the jobRole Requirements:Provisional or full driver’s licence with own vehiclePhysically fit and healthy due to manual labour workSatisfactorily pass a pre-employment assessment including a drug and alcohol testPrevious experience in gardening, horticulture, or similar trade (desirable)Culture and Benefits:Fortnightly RDOsAll personal protective equipment (PPE) and work uniforms suppliedNo HEC’s or study debtAdditional licences and training at no costHow to Apply:Complete the online application form and attach a copy of your resume and cover letter outlining your suitability for the available role.We strongly encourage local residents and recent school leavers to apply.National Traineeship wages and conditions apply.Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 30000 AUD Australia - SA Riverland & Murray Mallee Murray Bridge 5253
Job Opportunity | Horticulture Traineeship | Rural City of Murray Bridge | Maxima Group Training

Horticulture Traineeship | Rural City of Murray Bridge

The Opportunity:

Maxima, in conjunction with the Rural City of Murray Bridge, are seeking passionate individuals who love being out in nature to kick-start their career in horticulture.

This 3-year, fulltime traineeship will offer you hands-on industry experience, and all training and PPE provided, all whilst studying towards a nationally recognised Certificate III in Horticulture.

Day to day you could be working to maintain council community parks and streetscapes, interacting with a residential customer base, or being involved in town horticultural projects. This role is extremely diverse and will see you completing with lifelong skills and knowledge to succeed in any gardening role.

Duties Include:

  • Garden and grounds maintenance
  • Mulch, prune, pot, and water plants
  • Use of garden tools and machinery
  • Brush cutting and mowing
  • Pest and weed control
  • Installation irrigation pipes and watering systems

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Enjoy working outdoors and with garden tools
  • Be committed, reliable and hardworking
  • Manage and prioritise time when working under pressure
  • Work effectively in a team and unsupervised
  • Good communication skills
  • Have a can-do attitude, displaying initiative on the job

Role Requirements:

  • Provisional or full driver’s licence with own vehicle
  • Physically fit and healthy due to manual labour work
  • Satisfactorily pass a pre-employment assessment including a drug and alcohol test
  • Previous experience in gardening, horticulture, or similar trade (desirable)

Culture and Benefits:

  • Fortnightly RDOs
  • All personal protective equipment (PPE) and work uniforms supplied
  • No HEC’s or study debt
  • Additional licences and training at no cost

How to Apply:

Complete the online application form and attach a copy of your resume and cover letter outlining your suitability for the available role.

We strongly encourage local residents and recent school leavers to apply.

National Traineeship wages and conditions apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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