LANDSCAPING VICTORIA MASTER LANDSCAPERS EMPLOYMENT LISTING
Welcome to the Landscaping Victoria Master Landscapers 'Employment Hub'.
This is a great employment platform for Master Members to post situations vacant within their businesses as well as the opportunity for those currently involved in or trying to break into this progressive industry. The great news is that you don't have to be a current member to seek employment through our hub! Each week Landscaping Victoria Master Landscapers sends out a job listing to all current members. This is where you can feature your current situation.
All employment listings will remain active for a period of four weeks unless we have been notified prior to extend and or remove post once position has been filled.
Branch Landscaping is seeking a qualified landscaper with 5 years minimum experience.
With a focus on Premium residential construction, the business now has over 30 years combined experience.
In response to the growing demand for our services, we are currently seeking a Qualified Landscaper to join our team.
This role is suited to a fit, enthusiastic person willing to take on new responsibilities and challenges to grow their career.
The successful applicant must have:
A positive enthusiastic attitude
Be honest, polite and well presented.
A drive to succeed.
Minimum 5 years experience.
The ability to work unsupervised.
The strength to take on the responsibility of running sites and staff
Hold a current Victorian Drivers license.
Have a suitable work vehicle and tools.
Hold Current White Card
If the person we are looking for is you, please send a letter of application including resume to Mark@branchlandscaping.com.au or contact Mark on 0412 670874 for further details.
Posted 30 June 2020
S.H.A.E. Enterprises is a leading group of professional landscape contractors in the Ballarat region. Our growing organisation requires a quality Foreman to lead one of our teams who has experience in hard and soft landscape work and is motivated, hardworking and reliable. You must have a true passion for what you do. We see our business as not only building structures but also communicating with families and other professionals to deliver great outcomes and improved lifestyles.
- Customer Service - we have great customers and they need to be treated as such
- Delivering outstanding outcomes
- Leading and motivating a team to achieve results on time and on budget
- Hard Landscaping (fencing, paving, concreting, decks, retaining walls etc.)
- Soft Landscaping (laying turf, planting, mulching etc.)
- Irrigation installation and setting out
- Low voltage lighting installation
Attractive salary package
Ute provided at end of probation period
Ute and Tools provided
Absolute commitment to flawless results
Demonstrated experience with meeting targets and managing a team
A good background of Setting out, Concreting, Excavator and Skid steer use, with a bias towards structural / hard landscaping and construction.
Current white card
Drivers licence, (Truck licence preferred)
We offer a stable workforce in a team environment that takes pride in producing quality results. If you are an exceptional team leader and produce outcomes that you are proud of, then it's time to get in contact with us.
We only employ the best, so please understand we will only be considering those who meet our high standards and expectations. If you fit this role, then please show your quality with a well thought out cover letter and resume.
Please submit these to Nick Hayes at email@example.com
Posted 30 June 2020
Working in a variety of locations within the Melbourne area
$29.04 - $31.86 per hour permanent Full-time position
Perfect work life balance and plenty of room for career growth
Australian Ecosystems is a native plant nursery, commercial landscaping contractor and environmental services provider. Our suite of services cover plant supply, landscape construction and maintenance, revegetation and wetlands, consultancy, stormwater treatment and urban food production. We offer a vertically integrated, one-stop-shop for clients on major civil, landscape, ecological restoration and urban food projects. Our native plant nursery has grown more than 35 million plants for ecological projects across the state.
We are currently seeking experienced Landscaper/Machine Operators with experience in the Landscape industry (Certificate III in landscape Construction would be of great advantage)
The position includes the following duties;
Works including but not limited to ground preparation, grading, trimming, cultivation, jutemat and mulch installation, grass and turf establishment and management, fencing, herbicide application and major plantings, paving, concrete path construction, boardwalks, structures, retaining walls, rockwork, irrigation and other landscape items.
Operation of Excavator 4.5T, Posi tract, Tipper truck and various small earth moving plant and equipment.
Safe work practices in accordance with company management system and OH&S
Effective use of manual and mechanical tools such as earth drills, planting shovels, rakes, trowels etc
Working in a variety of locations within the Melbourne area and region
You may also be required to work across other departments within the company.
Current national accredited tickets; Small Excavator (Experience in large excavators would be an advantage) MR and Posi track. At least two years of experience is required.
AHC30916 - Certificate III in Landscape Construction
Construction Industry White Card
Current Australian drivers licence for Medium Rigid (MR) class
Demonstrable experience in a similar role
Good communication skills , both via phone, email and person to person
willingness to take on things to deliver continuous improvement
Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision
Have physical attributes for manual handling as needed (in accordance to OH&S standards)
As we are a close-knit group it’s important that you enjoy contributing to and working within a team environment.
Bluestone Landscape Construction is a dedicated business servicing Bendigo and central Victoria. We pride ourselves on quality workmanship and using the best quality products to deliver exceptional landscaping to residential clients.
With our business growing we are now searching for a qualified landscaper/supervisor to join our team.
Reporting to the business owner, this position will be responsible for;
Supervising other team members and training apprentices
Completing all types of landscaping including, but not limited to, paving, irrigation, turf, retaining walls, decking, pergolas, stone & rock work, etc
Working closely to business owner to achieve best results
Ordering materials and ensuring jobs are completed in a timely manner
The successful candidate will have the following skills and qualifications;
Minimum 4 years' experience in landscape construction
Cert III in Landscaping and equivalent trade experience
Experience in hard landscaping essential
Ability to manage apprentices and delegate tasks
A high level of attention to detail and hard working
Has own transport and valid driver's licence
White card and/or other certificates
Has National Police Check and Working with Children Check (or willing to obtain)
Above Award salary package
Great working environment and culture
The opportunity for promotion and increased responsibility
Experienced Gardeners & Mowing and Brushcutting Operators
Who we are
Skyline Landscape Services has been a horticultural industry leader for almost 30 years and with a growing workforce of over 450, it's our people that set us apart from the rest. Providing landscape and grounds maintenance in NSW, QLD, VIC, ACT and WA, Skyline cares for some of Australia's best known commercial and large scale residential sites.
If you're committed to growing a career in the landscape industry, Skyline is the place to do it. We offer everything from entry level positions right through to executive leadership roles.
Our family environment provides support for individuals with the right attitude. We believe in recruiting for attitude and training for skill. And being one of Australia's leading landscape companies, there's ample scope for advancement and career development.
Experienced Gardeners The opportunity
We are looking for qualified and experienced team members to work on our sites across south east Melbourne and surrounding suburbs. Duties include all aspects of general gardening, lawn care and grounds maintenance. This position requires someone who values high standards, has a strong work ethic and a positive attitude.
Your attributes and requirements
Certificate in Horticulture and experience in commercial garden maintenance
Current and valid manual drivers licence with own transport
Experience towing a trailer
Reliable, punctual and hard working
Well presented with good communication skills
Passion for providing high level customer service
Enjoy working as part of a team
Strong commitment to safe work practices
Mowing & Brushcutting Operators The opportunity
We currently have positions available for new Team Members to work on sites around the south eastern suburbs of Melbourne. Duties include all aspects of general gardening, lawn care and grounds maintenance. A positive can-do attitude, physical fitness, honesty and reliability are essential.
Current and valid manual driver's licence with own transport
Experience towing a trailer
Reliable, punctual and hard working
Well presented with good communication skills
Passion for providing high level customer service
Enjoy working as part of a team
Strong commitment to safe work practices
Ability to start immediately
Benefits for all positions
Supportive Management team
Varied and rewarding role
Opportunity to further develop your skills and career
Our team members develop long and satisfying careers with us. So join us for an exciting future in the landscape industry where your work is valued, your contributions are recognized and you have unlimited opportunities to learn and grow.
How to apply
If you would like to be a part of a progressive, award winning company, please apply with your resume through this link -
Are you running your own landscape construction business but would prefer to work for someone else running great projects with a happy team on a good salary package?
Smart Landscapes is an established landscape company with over 15 years’ experience, we require the services of a Team Leader who can run our landscape construction team using smart systems to build residential projects on the Mornington Peninsula.
We are looking for an individual who can demonstrate the following:
Work on the tools while working with 2 capable crew members.
We plan jobs properly and use a simple Project Management system to run jobs.
We will teach you our systems (they are easy).
You will be motivated, Cert 3 qualified and have at least 5 years’ industry experience.
You will need to be passionate about landscaping (hard and softscapes).
We have a friendly team environment; you will receive much support from the owner.
Leadership skills and enjoy leading a small team.
Strong technical skills, an eye for detail and quality workmanship are essential.
Experience liaising with clients and subcontractors.
Great Salary package plus vehicle.
Five days a week – Monday to Friday: 7.00am – 4.00pm.
To apply please forward your covering letter and CV to the email address below.
Biofilta is looking for a General Sales Manager to help us grow our urban farming business! We are working on supply and installation of our locally designed and manufactured, water and space efficient urban farming systems across cities, towns and communities around Australia as well as international projects.
The position requires an individual with drive, enthusiasm, commercial acumen and proven sales experience, and a passion for sustainability and horticulture, to manage and help grow sales of our urban farming systems across the home/residential, community, rooftop, public open space and commercial food growing/urban farming sector. You will be involved in highly innovative urban farming projects and help to transform our cities into productive food growing areas.
Please note that the job is based in Port Melbourne, is sales focused and we are looking for experienced candidates.
Posted 23 June 2020
Arborist and Horticulturalist
Zoos Victoria operates three world-class zoos, Healesville Sanctuary, Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo. Zoos Victoria is committed to fighting extinction, working locally and globally to deliver tangible conservation outcomes. Our vision is to be the world's leading zoo-based conservation organisation.
Fixed term Full-time role based at Healesville Sanctuary
Contract commencing July 2020 until November 2020
Salary $68,144 p.a. + 9.5% superannuation
Healesville Sanctuary has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, confident and enthusiastic Arborist to join the Horticulture team. This role is responsible for delivering excellence in tree care, to maximise the visitor experience. This is achieved through risk minimisation and presentation of tree specimens in line with interpretive goals. This position contributes to the maintenance and development of the tree collection, display of tree species, planning and implementation of new developments.
About the role:
Provision of efficient and effective Arboriculture practices that enhance the management of the Horticultural resources, whilst assisting in delivering the vision of the property and the needs of the visitor.
Apply safe and sound arboriculture practice to the installation, maintenance and removal of trees.
Assist in the planning and scheduling of maintenance and development works.
Maintain records of all works in and around pubic areas including a tree data base.
Contribute to zoo hygiene, general grounds cleaning and presentation of the property.
Contribute to landscape maintenance and development as required.
Provide quality and positive visitor service and horticultural experiences for the visitor, in line with the Long Range and Operational Plan.
The candidate will have:
Certificate III Arboriculture minimum
Chainsaw operator and tree felling certificates
First Aid level 2
A current Employee Status Working with Children Check required for all external appointments
Skills & Knowledge
Demonstrated knowledge of all elements of tree climbing, pruning, felling and tree waste removal.
Demonstrated physical capacity to carry out all elements of the role.
Ability to set and meet goals.
Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team delivering operational objectives.
Sound time management skills
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Understanding and demonstrated commitment to OH&S & EEO principles and practices
To apply for this position, please submit a cover letter and a resume here
For more information on this role, please contact Luke Boyle on 03 5957 2849 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close COB 29th June 2020
Ongoing Part Time, 2 days a week, based at Healesville Sanctuary
Working Thursday & Friday, occasional weekend work may be required
Salary from $59,255 per annum full time equivalent ($29.99/hr) + 9.5% superannuation
The Horticulturist is responsible for carrying out maintenance and minor development of landscapes, exhibits and areas of natural habitat at Healesville Sanctuary. This position will also contribute to the maintenance of the plant collection, display of plant species, habitat restoration projects and planning and implementation of new developments as required.
Certificate III or IV Horticulture, Landscape Construction or Allied Disciplines such as Natural Resource Management
Sound knowledge of Australian native flora in revegetation context
Proven ability to deliver high standards of horticulture presentation and maintenance across a wide variety of landscape styles
Demonstrated experience and knowledge of the cultural requirements of a broad range of indigenous plant species and their application within a public space
Demonstrated ability to operate as an effective member of a team and ability to work with minimal supervision
Demonstrated understanding of the principles and practices of bush regeneration
Experience with Microsoft programs, Word and Outlook (or similar)
Current Driver's license
Physically capable of carrying out manual tasks as required
Demonstrated knowledge and experience across a broad spectrum of the horticultural field, including landscaping, garden maintenance, revegetation and turf management.
High-level written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated knowledge of OH&S procedures and work place safety.
Tree rescue ticket will be highly regarded.
Current Employee status Working with Children Check card.
Diverse Landscaping provides the following services:
Paving, stone work, timber structures, water features, turfing, planting, irrigation, lighting and more.
We are interested in educating our employees so that they will grow and become a part of the future of this business.
We require that you are punctual, hardworking and enthusiastic to learn.
All applicants are required to have a driver's licence and a vehicle.
Please send your resume and a cover letter to Jason McConnell at email@example.com or call Jason on 0401 569 204 for further details.
Posted 16 June 2020
Qualified Landscaper and Apprentice
Josh Norman Landscapes is a Landscape construction company based in the northern suburbs. We pride ourselves on quality workmanship, attention to detail and customer service. We work on a diverse range of projects across Melbourne but are predominantly based in the northern and central suburbs. Due to current and upcoming workload we are needing to expand our tight knit team.
We currently have positions open for a qualified landscaper and apprentice.
The successful applicants must be team players who have a passion for the industry, are reliable, focused, will take direction well and show initiative when required.
Landscaper applicants must have Cert III in Landscape construction, the ability to read and interpret plans and have some basic horticulture knowledge.
Apprenticeship applicants must possess a genuine interest in landscape construction and be willing to undertake a formal apprenticeship through Melbourne Polytechnic. Previous labouring experience in the construction industry is preferred.
Both positions require the applicant to have a current driver’s licence, own reliable vehicle and a white card.
Above award wages for the right applicant.
Please apply if you have had experience previously working in a production nursery or studied Horticulture
Kilby Park Tree Farm is an advanced tree growing nursery situated in Kew and Olinda
We are currently looking for a nursery staff to work in Kew and occasionally Olinda.
We are looking for applicants who have a strong interest in wholesale nursery work. Applicants with a positive and open personality, hard work ethic and a love of growing trees and shrubs. Having studied horticulture and possessing a medium ridged truck licence is a plus.
Kilby Park Tree Farm is a high quality grower and we hope to find applicants that want to grow the best plants in the industry. We have a great team of people and excellent working conditions.
Keys duties and responsibilities include:
- Plant care
- Dispatching stock
- Nursery Maintenance
- Hand watering
- Handling and use of fertilisers and potting mix
As we said, having a Medium Ridged truck licence is a real positive to getting the job.
The position requires a safe understanding of machinery and a love of working outside all year round. To apply for this job you must be an Australian citizen, live in Melbourne .
During the recent COVID-19 conditions, Yellowstone Landscaping has been extremely grateful to not only continue our daily operations during this time, but we have also increased our workload. We would like to ensure this is a genuine, secure, long term position for the right candidate to join and expand our valued team.
Have you been looking for a role that highly values your contribution and skills as an experienced landscaper? Maybe you can’t see your career progressing further at your current employer? Perhaps you are self-employed and get more fulfilment out of working with your hands rather than behind a computer? Are you the sort of person that is self-motivated, driven, has a relentless work ethic and has great initiative? If you are one of those examples or maybe you’re just looking for a new opportunity we have the perfect role for you.
An exciting opportunity has come up for a qualified and experienced Landscape Leading Hand at Yellowstone Landscaping. Yellowstone is looking for someone who thrives on delivering quality commercial landscape projects, high standard of workmanship and impeccable attention to detail.
Yellowstone landscaping has an excellent reputation for providing a high-quality landscaping and construction service to their clients for almost 20 years. We are highly regarded for our attention to detail, professional standards of finished work and professionalism from tender to handover. Our clients have confidence in not just the delivery of work but the quality of service we strive to and continue to provide. We are the go-to supplier for hard and soft landscaping work for many of the local councils around Melbourne; because we are so sort after we are looking to expand our capacity and capability.
Yellowstone landscaping is a people first organisation. We value the people that work for us and compensate them in a range of ways including, but not exclusive to, paying above award wages. We also place a high value on the positive impact that our work makes within the community who enjoy our completed projects.
As a member of the Yellowstone team, you can expect:
To assist in managing small teams and trades to deliver great results
100% support to do your best work within a hard-working, collaborative team environment
To be part of an A-grade team where everyone pulls their weight
To have a sense of personal achievement in working on larger projects
To develop your skills and grow your career
Your skills, attitude, and outlook on life:
If you are the person for this role you will be a great communicator and relate well to clients and your co-workers.
You are highly skilled in the landscape trade and enjoy doing hands on work with your team.
You have high personal standards and self-motivation. You will enjoy working to a high standard within budgets and time frames.
The applicant will be the kind of person who can think on their feet, use initiative and problem solve as issues crop up. You'll be self-sufficient, but also be prepared to ask for advice and help as the need arises. You are someone who can quickly assess the situation and come up with several approaches to a problem.
This is a full-time secure role where you can expect variety of work, clients and locations, where you’ll be hands on doing:
Hard and soft landscaping
Assist Supervising a small team
Manage other trades
Liaise with clients on commercial projects across Melbourne.
Communicate with Management
Your skills and experience:
5+ years hard landscaping experience (building retaining walls, laying paving, concreting, rock work, logs, installing play equipment, outdoor furniture and more)
Soft landscaping skills (planting trees and plants, laying turf, spreading soils and mulch)
3-5 years’ experience managing other trades
Experience working on large scale projects
Manual and Medium Ridged License
Extensive understanding of plans and levels
Familiar with OH&S in the construction industry and experience managing a safety-compliant work site
Relevant trade and plant licences
Basic understanding of business
Excellent eye for detail
You’re always looking to make sure things are “just right” for our clients
The role has good scope for career development – what you put in, is what you get out. The starting salary package is negotiable based on your experience and the skills you bring to the organisation. We offer competitive wages and a ‘promote from within’ culture.
Although we thank all applicants applying, only those considered for further discussion will be contacted.
Posted 9 June 2020
Site Supervisor/Qualified Landscaper
Intrinsic Landscapes is an inclusive, family orientated company building high-end residential landscapes around Melbourne. We have a great team of valued staff that work closely together and are looking for a dedicated person to join our team accomplish a schedule of exciting new projects.
Our most valued quality is a GREAT ATTITUDE! We are looking for genuine people with a passion for landscaping. To us this means having integrity, being enthusiastic, friendly, honest, reliable and motivated.
The ability to complete landscape construction work to a very high standard is important in this position, with project management involved as well. Projects involve all aspects of landscape design and construction so you will have plenty of opportunity to improve your weaker points and develop your strengths even further.
Skills and Experience:
• Minimum Certificate III in Landscape Construction or Horticulture
• Ability to manage a small team and mentor apprentices
• Interpretation of landscape documentation, designs and specifications
• Adhering to project schedules
• Calculating and ordering materials
• Liaising with clients and sub-contractors
• Effective multi-tasking and problem-solving capabilities
• Must have a driver’s licence
• Medium rigid truck, bobcat and excavator licences would be great but not essential
We are offering:
• Excellent remuneration with above award wages
• Vehicle with toolboxes, tools and a Linkt pass
• A mobile phone
• Business credit card and Bunnings PowerPass card
• Company email account
• Intrinsic Landscapes professional uniform
• Room for growth and promotion in the company
• Additional education and training to assist personal and career development.
Quality work and positive contributions are noticed, appreciated and rewarded. We have a steady pipeline of upcoming work and are looking for someone who has the confidence to be a team leader in our growing business!