Situations Vacant

  • The following positions are listed by Landscaping Victoria members. Interested applicants should contact the advertising business directly for all enquiries and applications. Vacant positions are listed in good faith and are posted for a period of one month unless Landscaping Victoria receives notification that the position has been filled.


  • Concreter | Landscape Tradesman | Civil Landscaper

    Landscape Plus

    About Us
    Landscape Plus is a civil construction & landscape services company within the commercial sector based in Mulgrave, Victoria.

    The Role
    Reporting directly to the Site foreman's, this role has huge potential for an individual looking to firmly establish a long term career within a company experiencing solid and consistent growth. 3 month contract till Christmas.
    Seeking an experienced Concreters, Landscapers & Civil Workers.
    Ideally we are looking for a flexible individual willing to learn the multifaceted trade of commercial construction. We are not just a landscape company.
    ARE YOU READY TO PROGRESS TO THE NEXT STEP?

    Duties & Responsibilities

    • Hard landscaping tasks
    • Concreting (Pavements, Walling, Civil works)
    • Paving
    • Reading of construction plans and drawings; working to RLs.
    • Ensure you meet productivity, efficiency and timeframes
    • Lead, support and mentor apprentices.
    • Communicating and developing strong relationships with site team.
    • Order and arrange for deliveries of all site materials. (as required)
    • Follow and abide to strict Environmental, Health Safety and Quality systems.
    • Skills & Experience

    The Successful Applicant will have the following skills:

    • Minimum of 5 years' experience in landscaping or civil or concrete works
    • Be self motivated and driven to excel
    • Experience in hard landscaping
    • Can do attitude
    • Any relevant qualifications or certification an advantage

    Remuneration:

    • Fortnightly RDO's
    • CFMEU EBA rates ($80,000 - $120,000)
    • Room to progress with growing company

    As a market leader, we offer client offers the advantages of a secure job and the opportunity for development and growth.
    Email resumes to recruitment@landscapeplus.com.au or apply via Seek by clicking HERE. Please note that only suitable candidates will be contacted.

    Posted September 18.


  • 1st/2nd Year Landscape Apprentice

    LivingColour Landscapes

    Established in 1994, Living Colour Landscapes has grown to be one of Melbourne's premier landscape companies and an industry leader in quality design and construction. We undertake a diverse range of projects ranging from medium to large scale commercial landscapes where civil works are also carried out.
    Our company's success has been built on strong values, professionalism and exacting standards.

    We currently have a great opportunity for a first or second year Landscape Apprentice to join our team. The successful applicant will show a willingness to learn, friendly disposition and professional attitude. You must also hold a current drivers licence.
    This is a full time position where most works are carried out in the inner and eastern suburbs. Please forward your resume via email to - andrew@livingcolour.com.au

    Posted September 15.


  • Qualified Landscaper

    LivingColour Landscapes

    Established in 1994, Living Colour Landscapes has grown to be one of Melbourne's premier landscape companies and an industry leader in quality design and construction. We undertake a diverse range of projects, sub-contracting to some of Melbourne’s largest commercial builders.
    Our company's success has been built on strong values, professionalism and exacting standards.

    We currently have a great opportunity for a Qualified Landscaper to join our team. The successful applicant will have a minimum of Certificate III (Landscape Construction) and proven industry experience. Competencies in all aspects of landscape construction including:

    • Extensive knowledge of paving
    • Concrete
    • Decking
    • Irrigation and, 
    • Softscaping skills are all a must for this full time position.

    You will be able to lead and work in a team environment. You will take pride in your work, have an eye for detail and the ability to use your initiative. Your skills in bobcat and excavator use would be advantageous, and you must hold a current drivers licence.
    This is a full time position and salary will be negotiated based on experience. EBA rates apply for works carried out on such sites.
    Please forward your resume via email to - andrew@livingcolour.com.au

    Posted September 15.


  • Qualified Landscape Gardener

    Julian McCarthy Landscapes

    Qualified landscape gardener with strong experience in 'hard landscape' paving, concrete, masonary & set-out. Attractive package negotiable to the successful applicant. Those seeking a secure long term position need apply.

    Contact: Julian McCarthy from Julian McCarthy Landscapes
    Email: julian.mc@bigpond.com
    Mobile : 0417 310 083

    Posted September 12.


  • Apprentice Landscaper

    Domain

    Want to learn from the best to be the best? If you answered ‘yes’, we would like to hear from you!
    Domain Pools & Landscapes has been established since 1992 & enjoys an exceptional reputation in the industry. 
    We design & build outstanding high end projects across metro Melbourne & are eager to welcome an enthusiastic, diligent & passionate apprentice landscaper to our small close knit team of professionals.

    We need you to:

    • Be passionate about the industry
    • Be a team player
    • Have Initiative
    • Enjoy working hard 
    • Be motivated to learn & improve
    • Be respectful of yourself, your team & our clients

    We will give you:

    • An opportunity to develop elite skills
    • Career progression
    • Above Award wages
    • A welcoming, friendly & professional work environment

    If you satisfy the above criteria send your resume (including cover letter & references) to tony@domainpoolsandlandscapes.com.au

    Posted September 12.


  • Contractor - Sandstone Tile Paving

    Forever Green HOCS

    Seeking contractor to lay 130m of sandstone tile paving in Brighton, ASAP. Contact Steven ford @ Forever Green Horticultural Consulting & Services 0402 633 394.

    Posted September 4.


  • Casual Landscape Labourer (Commercial Work)

    Greenleaves Australia

    We currently have a position open for a casual labourer for work on our commerical projects.

    The successful applicant must :

    • Have experience in the industry
    • Hold a current 'white card'
    • Have a positive enthusiastic attitude, honest, reliable and hard working
    • Have own transport
    • Be passionate about the job and their work

    Send your resume to Tim at tim@greenleaves.com.au or contact Tim on 0418 338 253 for any enquiries.

    Posted September 4.


  • 2IC

    Melbourne Fine Turf

    Work at a variety of prestigious properties with high-end clients. Build your career in a professional, supportive environment with a growing company. One of Melbourne's premier turf and lawn care companies, operating out of a warehouse in Clayton, is offering a rewarding opportunity for a qualified, well organized, positively motivated, team-orientated 2IC to join our growing professional ground staff team.The successful applicant must have a recognized certificate in horticulture or turf management and be capable of upholding high standards at all times.
    Melbourne Fine Turf services premium residential properties in Toorak, Malvern, Kew, Brighton and surrounding areas, providing golf course quality lawns, and irrigation services to meet clients' expectations of the highest standard results. From turf installation, renovation and maintenance of high quality turf areas to irrigation installations and servicing.

    This position offers an excellent opportunity to build a career in the horticulture industry whilst gaining a range of skills and experience.The small business environment is very supportive and provides a unique opportunity to be closely involved with business operations whilst working on a range of first class properties.
    The successful applicant will have a focus on quality turf management techniques and specialist maintenance skills under supervision and working alone in accordance with OHS standards. No weekend work required.

    The successful applicant must:

    • Be qualified in turf management or horticulture
    • Be prepared and enthusiastic to learn new skills
    • Demonstrate a keen interest in horticulture and turf management
    • Have a current drivers licence
    • Be willing to work outdoors in a range of weather conditions and be fit to meet the physical requirements of the role
    • Have a strong desire to deliver consistently high quality results and presentation of lawn and gardens
    • Be team focused
    • Be able to follow instructions and adhere to all policies and procedures, with a sound awareness of health and safety.

    Your pride in your work, attention to detail and motivation to develop your skills in turf management will find you well suited to this role. The successful applicant will be involved in a three-step application process.
    If you satisfy the above criteria and are motivated to develop in your role with a growing business, servicing a unique and exciting group of clients, please email your resume and a covering letter via email to susannehunt@y7mail.com

    Posted September1.


  • 2nd or 3rd Year Apprentice & Qualified Landscaper

    Bayon Gardens

    Bayon Gardens is a boutique Landscape Design & Construction company seeking a 2nd/3rd year apprentice & potentially a qualified landscaper to join our team. Work within a current team of friendly & professional staff on a range of projects from small to large residential properties.  You will be a motivated individual who takes pride in their work. Solid work ethic & a good attitude are essential.
    With a busy and expanding team, our company provides exciting projects to be a part of and room for growth in your career. 

    For more information on our company and projects, please see our website www.bayongardens.com.au
    Send your CV to admin@bayongardens.com.au or call Sean on 0448 877 051 for more info.

    Posted September 1.


  • Landscape Surveillance Officer

    City of Whittlesea

    City of Whittlesea, Full Time, Permanent, Band 6 

    Salary Circa $81,192 to $88,258 + Super + monthly RDO

    The Role
    The Landscape Surveillance Officer is primarily responsible for construction surveillance of landscape assets within public open space and streetscapes delivered by land developers through the subdivision process.  The role is responsible for ensuring works are constructed and maintained in accordance with approved plans, specifications, Council standards and industry benchmarks.

    About You
    Ideally you will have a tertiary qualification in Landscape Architecture, Applied Science – Horticulture or similar and a comprehensive knowledge of general civil and landscape construction techniques, methods and procedures.  You will have an ability to read and interpret construction documentation and have extensive experience with regard to the establishment, performance and maintenance of a wide range of plant species and street trees.  A sound understanding of the subdivision process, the land development industry and Local Government planning process is desirable.  An ability to efficiently manage time and capacity to prioritise and work on a number of different projects simultaneously is essential.    
    Want to know more?

    The full Position Description is available on www.whittlesea.vic.gov.au. If you have any questions regarding this role, please contact Rod Spivey, Team Leader Open Space Planning on 9217 2417. To apply for this position, you must address the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the Position Description.
    *Applications close 6pm Sunday, 10 September 2017 *Please note all applicants must apply online and no late applications will be accepted *You must have the right to live and work in Australia to be eligible for this vacancy

    Posted September 1.


  • Sales Assistants – Irrigation & Pump Equipment

    Smart Water Shop_WEB

    Smart Water is the Leading Supplier of Irrigation, Pumps and Water Equipment to Retail and Trade customers in Victoria. We have openings for F/T Sales Assistants at our Wantirna Branch.

    • Become a member of the Best Sales Team in the business
    • Learn all about Customer Service in Irrigation, Pumps, Water Tanks, Rain Water Harvesting & Recycling
    • Be prepared to role up your sleeves and dive in

    Previous experience in the Irrigation and Pump Industry is valued but not essential; someone who takes pride in their work and wants to learn and succeed however, is a must.

    Please email your resume, along with a covering letter, to sales@smartwatershop.com.au

    Posted August 30.


  • Senior Domestic Landscaper

    Flemings

    Due to rapid growth, Flemings Nurseries currently have an opportunity for a Senior Domestic Landscaper to join our residential construction team.

    In order to be considered:

    • Be well presented and able to work within a team environment.
    • Proven experience of a high level of skill in all aspects of landscape construction
    • Have the ability to understand and interpret landscape documentation, design and specifications.
    • Excavator/bobcat medium rigid licence and other relevant qualification will be advantageous
    • Have the ability to work unsupervised

    Package will be negotiated on experience. Immediate start for the right candidate.
    Please email resume to jessnathan@flemings.com.au or you can apply via Seek by clicking HERE. For enquiries, please call Jess on 9753 6105.

    Posted August 30.


  • Qualified Landscaper, Experienced Labourer & Apprentice

    GardensFX

    Due to our exceptional workmanship and passion for quality Garden FX continue to win major commercial and residential projects in and around Bayside and Melbourne suburbs. 

    We are seeking a : 
    Qualified Landscaper

    And an :
    Experienced Labourer 

    As well as an :
    Apprentice

    The Applicants must :

    • Hold a current drivers licence
    • Be punctual, reliable, honest and willing to work

    Please send applications including resume to: gardenfx@bigpond.net.au, or phone Ben on 0407 162 192.

    Posted August 30.


  • Landscape Designer

    Whyte-Gardens-1-1

    Whyte Gardens are a progressive Malvern based team with a strong passion for cultivating beautiful garden spaces for our clients. We are renown for our high end residential projects. Having been established for over 10 years, we are gearing up for our next influx of projects and growth phase and on the hunt for our newest talent to join our team.
    Our new team member must have a horticultural background and be an experienced design professional, who can show proficiency in both hard and soft contemporary design. The successful applicant will assist with the development of design and technical documentation as well as allow you to utilise your horticultural experience in getting design creative
    Your new role will be to work as part of a small team and contribute to all stages of the design process including, briefing, concept, documentation and presentation to clients.

    The successful applicant will have:

    • accredited qualification in Landscape Design or Landscape Architecture
    • excellent skills in design and graphics
    • proficiency in preparing landscape concept plans, design and construction documentation with the ability to present creative solutions to site constraints
    • a keen eye for detail
    • excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • enthusiasm and a willingness to learn
    • knowledge in Vectorworks design software and Google Sketch Up will be an advantage
    • minimum 5 years experience

    This is an ideal opportunity to assist us refine the softscape selections we use for a more impactful contemporary design where plants are the hero. Our culture is friendly; we seek a team player, who enjoys the industry and wants a long term position with us. If this sounds of interest to you, then we'd love to hear from you! 
    Please forward your resume to admin@whytegardens.com.au and we will be in touch.

    Posted August 25.


  • Maintenance Manager

    MPF Garden Company

    MPF Garden Company is an established and award-winning business and has grown to become a leading landscape design, construction and maintenance operation. Our success stems from a hard-working and dedicated team who together provide customers with great landscapes and excellent service.

    The Opportunity
    We are seeking a Maintenance Manager who has experience in managing maintenance crews and who can supervise with running and working on maintaining numerous properties in Melbourne.

    Key Selection Criteria

    • Must have horticultural experience and/or qualification
    • Reporting to Director
    • Manage the Maintenance Team
    • Maintain and adhere to schedules
    • Prepare schedules and tasks for Team
    • Input data into software package for processing
    • Contacting clients
    • Schedule equipment repairs and maintenance
    • Purchase of stock and garden supplies

    What We Can Offer You

    • Attractive salary package with vehicle, phone and ipad
    • Great working environment and culture
    • The opportunity to grow even further in our organisation

    Now is the time to make your move to MPF Garden Company! Please submit your CV to careers@mpfgardencompany.com.au or call 0420 455 588.

    Posted August 25.


  • Qualified Landscaper

    Natures Best Landscapes

    Natures Best Landscapes have been providing Melbourne with professional landscape design services for more than 20 years. Taking the time to custom design your landscape from the ground up to ensure that you will be captivated with the finished product.

    We are current seeking a full time, fully qualified landscaper. Must have extensive hard landscaping experience.
    Send enquiries to erin.green@bigpond.com

    Posted August 24.


  • 1st Year Landscape Apprentice

    Natures Best Landscapes

    Natures Best Landscapes have been providing Melbourne with professional landscape design services for more than 20 years. Taking the time to custom design your landscape from the ground up to ensure that you will be captivated with the finished product. 

    We are current seeking an individual who wishes to commence a landscape apprenticeship. Must have car and license.
    Send enquiries to erin.green@bigpond.com

    Posted August 24.


  • Horticulturist / Gardener for Maintenance Team

    Sam Egen Gardens

    Full time

    Monday to Friday – 40 hrs per week

    Immediate start

    Sam Egan Gardens is a well-established residential garden maintenance business servicing the inner suburbs of Melbourne. We require the services of a responsible hard working gardener who wants to work for a progressive company, that is well systemised and with a close knit team culture.

    Your new role will provide:

    • Opportunity to grow with an expanding company
    • Friendly and supportive team environment
    • Opportunity to learn and develop through on the job training
    • Above award salary package        

    We require you to have:

    • A formal qualification in horticulture is preferred; however experience in garden maintenance is essential
    • Good knowledge of plants and pests & diseases
    • An eye for detail and quality workmanship
    • Experience liaising with clients
    • Manual drivers licence

    Please contact Mark Hawkins on 0433 382 244 if you have any questions.
    To apply please forward your resume mark@samegangardens.com.au

    Posted August 24.


  • 2nd or 3rd Year Apprentice

    Drews Plantscapes

    Thinking of a lifestyle change? Eager to get away from the hustle n bustle of the city and settle into a new life by the coast? Sports minded? Involved or keen to be involved in a local footy club?

    This.Could.Be.Your.Dream.Job .... and too good an opportunity to pass up!

    Drews Plantscapes, based in Warrnambool, are looking for a 2nd or 3rd year apprentice....who is wanting MORE! Great responsibility, and a serious leadership opportunity is waiting for you. 
    Our business is large in scope - we do landscape maintance , indoor-planthire, and landscape construction; and well established.

    The successful applicant must possess:

    • Excellent communication skills both verbally and written
    • Strong time management and personal organizational skills
    • A positive outlook on life and healthy lifestyle habits would fit in best (restricted smoking during work hours, if applicable)
    • A genuine desire for a professional career 
    • Have a Current Driver’s License for a manual vehicle
    • Be physically fit, friendly, reliable and have a professional manner
    • Possess good attention to detail combined with a strong work ethic

    For more information on the role, please call Terry on 0401 308 915 
    Send your cover letter and resume through to indoorplanthire@westvic.com.au

    Posted August 22.


  • Qualified Landscaper

    Ian Barker Gardens

    Qualified Landscaper
    Full time
    Monday to Friday, weekends rarely
    Immediate Start

    The ideal applicant will have:

    • Certificate III in Landscape Construction
    • At least three to five years experience (preferably qualified), with a focus on residential projects
    • A sound knowledge of both hard & soft construction techniques
    • Construction Induction card
    • Experience with excavator/bobcat
    • Current drivers licence
    • Enthusiasm and a genuine willingness to teach and lead a team
    • A professional approach and a positive outlook is essential

    Desirable skills:

    • Self motivated, yet have the ability to work in a team environment
    • Strong planning, organisation and time management skills
    • Ability to problem solve

    The successful candidate will be responsible for:

    • All aspects of landscape construction
    • Mentoring junior staff and apprentices
    • On site safety
    • Ensuring construction quality

    Ian Barker Gardens is an award winning landscape design, construction and maintenance company based in Melbourne’s Eastern suburbs. We specialise in high-end residential gardens and we are seeking a qualified or experienced landscaper. We are looking for an individual who wants to take the next step in leading their own construction team. We offer a dynamic work environment with an attractive salary and the potential for future growth in a very rewarding industry.
    This is a unique opportunity for a reliable and motivated individual who is interested in a long-term career in residential landscape construction. 

    To view our work visit www.ianbarkergardens.com.au. To apply please email your resume to admin@landscape.net.au

    Posted August 22.


  • Aquaseeding Supervisor

    WeBlow

    About the Business and the Role

    Aquaseeding is the hydromulching and seeding service offered by WeBlow Landscaping to the Victorian landscape and construction market.  Aquaseeding is the innovator and leader in large scale direct seeding and restoration of turf and native vegetation.  This role will assist in the growth of the business by engaging new clients, coordinating development of new seeding methods and working with other parts of the business to leverage our experience.   
    Aquaseeding and WeBlow are part of the Ecodynamics Group a landscape construction, services and materials supplier that operates in Victoria, South Australia and New South Wales.  Our vision is "greening and nurturing our communities" and we do this by delivering innovative horticultural solutions to meet our customers needs. 
    This role is based out of the WeBlow depot in Bayswater and will be responsible for the delivery of works on the ground, planning and estimating of new projects, maintenance of the hydroseeder fleet and maintenance of depots at Keilor and Bayswater.  This new role provides an opportunity for somebody to be hands on, leading a small team to deliver landscaping services and manage the businesses resources.
    We are seeking applicants who have experience in the establishment and maintenance of turf species, native and direct seeding and general horticultural experience.  A sound mechanical or maintenance background is desirable along with an ability to work with a variety of people and represent the business to clients.  

    Job tasks and Responsibilities

    Duties associated with the position may include:

    • Operation of hydroseeding plant and equipment including aquamulcher and straw mulcher, water pump, pressure washer, forklift
    • Operation of tractors and tractor seeding equipment
    • Operation of blower trucks an slingers
    • General upkeep of equipment through regular maintenance
    • Recording of works undertaken via Fleetmatics Work App
    • Monitoring of turf health
    • To take reasonable care of your own health and safety and the health and safety of anyone else who may be affected by your actions
    • To cooperate with WeBlow on any action taken by them to comply with any requirements imposed by the Occupational Health and Safety (OHAS) Act 1985 or regulations.
    • Clocking on & off using Fleetmatics Work App
    • Participating in toolbox meetings
    • Injury report forms and first aid kits checks
    • Other tasks as required by management

    Skills and Experience

    The following qualification & experience are the minimum requirement:

    • Demonstrated practical experience in turf establishment and maintenance
    • Horticultural qualifications
    • Heavy Rigid Driving Licence
    • Forklift Licence
    • Construction Induction Card
    • Police Check

    Application via Seek, click HERE and apply today!

    Posted August 22.


  • Qualified Landscaper

    Maroondah Landscapes

    Do you have Honesty, Integrity & Passion when it comes to your landscaping profession? Then Maroondah Landscapes welcomes you to join their team!

    About Maroondah Landscapes:
    We bring together a combination of experience, customer focus and efficiency to deliver quality Designed Residential Landscapes, High End Commercial Projects and Programmed Maintenance. We are an independent family owned business that has developed a strong reputation for integrity which has driven its success for over 14 years. The company is equipped with all the right gear including but not limited to excavators, bob cats, as well as a variety of vehicles including tipper trucks & brand new work utes, fitted with custom made tool boxes to get the job done!

    About the Role:
    This role requires a self-starter with excellent communication skills and a high level of enthusiasm towards the landscaping profession. Work within a skilled team of 15 friendly & professional staff on a range of projects from small to large designed residential properties and high end commercial construction. Our landscape team are exposed to a broad range of services that include both hard & soft landscape construction. 

    Duties & Responsibilities:

    • All aspects of hard and soft landscaping, in particular paving, stone work, brick work and retaining walls
    • All aspects from Pool Building
    • Timber Construction Of Outdoor Rooms and Decking
    • Work both unsupervised and as part of a team
    • Ability to follow direction, to read and interpret plans/specifications and to quality control projects
    • Ability to identify problems and provide solutions

    Required Skills & Experience:

    • Minimum of 5 years experience
    • Qualification in Landscape Construction
    • Current drivers license
    • Construction Card
    • Knowledge of safe work practices, with current OH&S white card (First aid cert is desirable) 
    • Excavator & Skid Steer License 
    • Truck License (MR) = BONUS
    • Current Working with Children Check (or willingness to apply for one)

    Benefits & Culture:

    • An attractive remuneration package with share profit incentive-bonuses
    • Encourage & provide further education
    • Develop & implement your skills 
    • Team building through regular 'Tool Box Meetings' & End of week drinks
    • Work in a positive and friendly environment with plenty of scope for you to help develop yourself and the business further
    • Join a stable & reputable company 

    Please submit your cover letter & resume to craig@maroondahlandscapes.com.au or call 9761 5319 to discuss this position further.

    Posted August 22.


  • Turf Tradesperson

    melbfineturf

    Work at a variety of prestigious properties with high-end clients. Build your career in a professional, supportive environment with a growing company. Melbourne Fine Turf is one of Melbourne's premier turf and lawn care companies, operating out of a warehouse in Clayton. What is on offer is a rewarding opportunity for a qualified, well organized, positively motivated, team-orientated Turf Tradesperson to join our growing professional ground staff team.
    Melbourne Fine Turf services premium residential properties in Toorak, Malvern, Kew, Brighton and surrounding areas, providing golf course quality lawns, and irrigation services to meet clients' expectations of the highest standard results. From turf installation, renovation and maintenance of high quality turf areas to irrigation installations and servicing.

    Our business is expanding and we are seeking an additional, qualified tradesperson to join our team.

    This position offers an excellent opportunity to build a career in the horticulture industry whilst gaining a range of skills and experience. The successful applicant must have a recognized certificate in horticulture or turf management and be capable of upholding high standards at all times. The small business environment is very supportive and provides a unique opportunity to be closely involved with business operations whilst working on a range of first class properties. The successful applicant will have a focus on quality turf management techniques and specialist maintenance skills under supervision and working alone in accordance with OHS standards. No weekend work required.

    The successful applicant must:

    • Be qualified in turf management or horticulture
    • Be prepared and enthusiastic to learn new skills
    • Demonstrate a keen interest in horticulture and turf management
    • Have a current drivers licence
    • Be willing to work outdoors in a range of weather conditions and be fit to meet the physical requirements of the role
    • Have a strong desire to deliver consistently high quality results and presentation of lawn and gardens
    • Be team focused
    • Be able to follow instructions and adhere to all policies and procedures, with a sound awareness of health and safety.
    • Your pride in your work, attention to detail and motivation to develop your skills in turf management will find you well suited to this role.

    The successful applicant will be involved in a three-step application process. If you satisfy the above criteria and are motivated to develop in your role with a growing business, servicing a unique and exciting group of clients, please email your resume and a covering letter via email to susannehunt@y7mail.com.

    Posted August 22.


  • Qualified Landscapers, Experienced Labourers and/or Apprentices

    Stuart Thompson Landscapes

    Stuart Thompson Landscapes is a rapidly expanding business, and so we have a number of opportunities for qualified landscapers, experienced labourers or apprentices to join our team.

    You must be passionate, reliable, hard working and be able to use your own initiative to keep work flowing throughout the day.  Excellent communication and customer service skills together with a keen eye for detail are also a must.  
    These are full-time positions and salary will be negotiated based on ability and experience.

    The successful applicants must have:

    • A minimum of 5 years of experience in landscape construction, preferably with an industry based trade qualification (qualified landscaper) or:
    • Experience as a labourer in either landscaping or construction industry (labourer) or:
    • A minimum of a Year 12 qualification (apprentice).
    • Demonstrated experience in all aspects of hard and soft landscaping, in particular paving, retaining walls and decking.
    • Willingness to work both unsupervised and as part of a team.
    • Knowledge of safe work practices, with a current OH&S white card.
    • The ability to follow direction, to read and interpret plans/specifications and to quality control projects.
    • A strong worth ethic, excellent workmanship and the ability to identify problems and provide solutions.
    • A current driver's licence and own vehicle is essential.
    • A current Working with Children Check (or the willingness to apply for one).

    Please send your application (including resume and references) to stuartthompsonlandscapes@bigpond.com 

    Posted August 14.


  • Landscape Construction Foreman

    Landstruct

    Landstruct is an Award-winning Landscape Company with over 29 years-experience in Commercial and Residential projects based in Burwood. We have a selected group of renowned clients who appreciate good design, quality construction and strong, friendly, working-relationships.
    The friendly Landstruct team are building a range of exciting and complex landscape projects with high quality, detailed finishes and cutting-edge design features.

    We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Landscape Foreman to join our growing team of landscape professionals. Immediate start for the right candidate.

    The successful applicant must have :

    • Minimum 5 years’ experience.
    • Cert III in Landscaping (preferred) and/or equivalent trade experience.
    • Ability to understand and interpret Landscape Documentation, Design and Specifications.
    • Ability to work unsupervised and lead a team (reporting to the project manager)
    • Experience and a high level of skills in paving, concreting and/or timber works along with associated soft landscape and associated lighting and irrigation knowledge.
    • Their white card (Construction induction OHS training).
    • Sound knowledge of OH&S Practices and Regulations
    • A current Victorian driver’s licence (Manual)
    • Excavator/bobcat licence and any other relevant landscape qualifications would be advantageous

    Offering :

    • Above Award salary package (Range $65,000 - $75,000)
    • Suitable vehicle (ute)
    • Smartphone on a plan
    • Landstruct Uniform
    • Friendly, supportive, hardworking environment and culture
    • Fun interesting group of people to work with 

    The successful applicant will take pride in their work, aspire to build exceptional quality landscapes whilst increasing their own knowledge and skills as well as passing on their own skills and experience with fellow workmates.
    Position acceptance is based on a 3month (13-week trial/probation period)
    Please send your cover letter and resume to : gbond@landstruct.com.au or call Gary on 0405 135 486

    Posted August 14.


  • Landscape Leading Hand

    Landstruct
    Landstruct is an Award-winning Landscape Company with over 29 years-experience in Commercial and Residential projects based in Burwood. We have a selected group of renowned clients who appreciate good design, quality construction and strong, friendly, working-relationships.
    The friendly Landstruct team are building a range of exciting and complex landscape projects with high quality, detailed finishes and cutting-edge design features.
     
    We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Landscape Leading Hand to join our growing team of landscape professionals.
     
    The successful applicant must have :
    • Experience in paving, concreting and timber works along with associated soft landscape and lighting and irrigation knowledge.
    • An understanding of landscape documentation, designs and specifications.
    • A current Victorian driver’s licence (Manual)
    • Their white card (Construction induction OHS training).
    • The ability to work with a supervisor and help lead/motivate a team.
    • Sound knowledge of OH&S Practices and regulations
    • Bobcat, excavator license advantageous.
     
    Offering : 
    • Above Award salary package (Range $50,000 - $60,000)
    • Suitable vehicle (ute)
    • Smartphone on a plan
    • Landstruct Uniform
    • Opportunity to progress your career
    • Supportive, positive and friendly work environment
     
    The successful applicant will take pride in their work, aspire to build exceptional quality landscapes whilst increasing their own knowledge and skills as well as passing on their own skills and experience with fellow workmates.
    Position acceptance is based on a 3month (13-week trial/probation period)
    Please send your cover letter and resume to : gbond@landstruct.com.au or call Gary on 0405 135 486 
    Posted August 14.

  • Qualified Landscaper

    Landstruct
    Landstruct is an Award-winning Landscape Company with over 29 years-experience in Commercial and Residential projects based in Burwood. We have a selected group of renowned clients who appreciate good design, quality construction and strong, friendly, working-relationships.
    The friendly Landstruct team are building a range of exciting and complex landscape projects with high quality, detailed finishes and cutting-edge design features.
     
    We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Landscape Tradesperson to join our growing team of landscape professionals.
     
    The successful applicant must have :
    • Some experienced in paving, concreting and timber works along with some associated soft landscape and lighting and irrigation knowledge.
    • An understanding of landscape documentation, designs and specifications.
    • A current Victorian driver’s license (Manual preferred)
    • Their white card (Construction induction OHS training).
    • The ability to work with a supervisor and help lead/motivate members of a team.
    • Knowledge of OH&S Practices and regulations
    • Bobcat, excavator license advantageous.
     
    Offering :
    • Above Award package (Range $45,000 - $55,000)
    • Landstruct Uniform
    • Opportunity to progress your career
    • Supportive, positive and friendly work environment
     
    The successful applicant will take pride in their work, aspire to build exceptional quality landscapes whilst increasing their own knowledge and skills as well as passing on their own skills and experience with fellow workmates.
    Position acceptance is based on a 3month (13-week trial/probation period)
    Please send your cover letter and resume to : gbond@landstruct.com.au or call Gary on 0405 135 486 
    Posted August 14.

  • 3rd and 4th Year Apprentices

    Landstruct

    Landstruct is an Award-winning Landscape Company with over 29 years-experience in Commercial and Residential projects based in Burwood. We have a selected group of renowned clients who appreciate good design, quality construction and strong, friendly, working-relationships.

    The friendly Landstruct team are building a range of exciting and complex landscape projects with high quality, detailed finishes and cutting-edge design features.

    We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Landscape Apprentice to join our growing team of landscape professionals.

    The successful applicant must :

    • Have a positive enthusiastic attitude, honest, polite and well presented.
    • Hold a current Victorian driver’s licence (Manual preferred)
    • Be passionate about landscape building or gardening
    • Have motivation and a willingness to learn

    Offering : 

    • Above Award package
    • Opportunity to progress your career
    • Supportive, positive and friendly work environment

    The successful applicant will take pride in their work, aspire to build exceptional quality landscapes whilst increasing their own knowledge and skills as well as passing on their own skills and experience with fellow workmates.

    Please send your cover letter and resume to : gbond@landstruct.com.au or call Gary on 0405 135 486

    Posted August 14.


  • Operations/Sales Manager

    eStone Direct

    Supplying the landscape and building industry for over 20 years, eStone Direct offer a wide range of natural stone products to commercial and residential projects Australia wide. This includes Bluestone Pavers, Granite Pavers, Travertine Pavers, Concrete Pavers, Wall Cladding, Fireplace Hearths, Pool coping & more at our Melbourne warehouse. Specialising in custom design and fabrication, eStones' innovative and creative team have an enthusiastic approach, catering for both internal and external projects.

    We are currently seeking a full time, operations-sales manager.
    Please email your resume and cover letter to admin@estonedirect.com.au

    Posted August 14.


  • 1st/2nd Year Apprentice

    Timeless Landscapes

    Who We Are:
    Ryan Barnett from Timeless Landscapes has over 18 years experience in the landscaping construction field. Originally starting down in the Mornington Peninsula, his landscaping has taken him to all parts of the world. This includes spending 4 years landscaping in Sweden, 2 years in London, 2 years in Perth and running a large project on the French Riviera. All this experience using different products and techniques has provided Ryan with all the tools required to make Timeless Landscapes one of the most unique and talented teams in Melbourne.
    Ryan works closely with Landscape architects, developers and builders using some of the latest products but also making sure each and every garden is unique and timeless.
    As licensed landscapers and a member of Landscaping Victoria, we at Timeless landscapes can guarantee our clients quality, experience and all the insurances required on every job.

    What We Are Looking For:

    • Seeking 1st or 2nd year apprentice for Melbourne, Bayside and peninsula based projects. 
    • Must have own vehicle and manual drivers license. 

    To Apply please send CV through to: ryan@timelesslandscapes.com.au

    Posted August 14.


  • Qualified/Experienced Landscaper

    Timeless Landscapes

    Who We Are:
    Ryan Barnett from Timeless Landscapes has over 18 years experience in the landscaping construction field. Originally starting down in the Mornington Peninsula, his landscaping has taken him to all parts of the world. This includes spending 4 years landscaping in Sweden, 2 years in London, 2 years in Perth and running a large project on the French Riviera. All this experience using different products and techniques has provided Ryan with all the tools required to make Timeless Landscapes one of the most unique and talented teams in Melbourne.
    Ryan works closely with Landscape architects, developers and builders using some of the latest products but also making sure each and every garden is unique and timeless.
    As licensed landscapers and a member of Landscaping Victoria, we at Timeless landscapes can guarantee our clients quality, experience and all the insurances required on every job.

    What We Are Looking For:

    • Seeking qualified or experienced landscaper. 
    • Must have broad range of skills on all aspects of landscape construction. 
    • Must have manual drivers license. 
    • Melbourne, Bayside and peninsula based projects.

    To apply please send CV through to: ryan@timelesslandscapes.com.au

    Posted August 14.


  • Landscape Contractors (Exclusive to LV Members)

    COS Design

    COS Design is looking for enthusiastic, highly skilled landscape contractors to tender for their projects as our current fleet of award winning construction associates are now fully booked for many, many months with our current batch of exciting designs now coming to life. With many more exciting designs in the pipeline we are looking to expand our network of LV members to bring the next phase of design work to life. 
    Companies need to be registered building practitioners and have experience in and around pools, alfresco structures and all other areas of structural and soft landscaping. 

    Attention to detail, great customer service and diverse skill sets are a must as our projects and clients demand excellence with their landscape experience from start to finish. 

    As a designer with his builders license, 20 years of construction experience and a firm understanding of how hard the construction industry is financially, Steve is committed to trying to guide his contractors through the tender process as best he can to ensure you'll make some money while working on some amazing projects. 
    Please forward your expressions of interest to Steve@cosdesign.com.au at your earliest convenience.