LANDSCAPING VICTORIA MASTER LANDSCAPERS EMPLOYMENT HUB
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.
If you would like to post an advertisement in the hub please use the contact us form and enter the relevant details for your listing. Alternatively you can contact us directly for all enquiries and listings.
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.
Posted 5 March 2019
Australian Ecosystems (AE) require the services of an experienced Landscape Architect to help us design and deliver sustainable, beautiful, public, commercial and residential landscapes incorporating biodiversity, sustainable materials, urban food production and positive community spaces. We provide services in the field of ecological restoration and development of sustainable communities. Our projects cover design and construction of urban farms, rooftop parks and community gardens, sustainable public and residential landscapes and other public spaces. We are a vertically integrated company include design, construction, nursery and maintenance teams, and collaborate with our sister organization, urban farming company Biofilta (www.biofilta.com.au) and The Sustainable Landscape Company (www.theslc.com.au )
Some of our current projects include residential and community landscape at the multi award winning Cape sustainable housing project at Cape Paterson (www.liveatthecape.com.au) and Melbourne Skyfarm (www.melbourneskyfarm.com.au) The successful applicant will work with our great team in our office in Port Melbourne and manage a growing work book and clients. If you are a practicing experienced Landscape Architect with >4 years experience, and a keen interest in sustainability and innovation and an interest in or willingness to learn about good horticulture and urban farming, and have a portfolio of attractive landscapes, we would like to hear from you. Attractive remuneration package available to the right candidate. Email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted 15 August 2019
Landscape Team Leader
Smart Landscapes provides quality landscape design, construction and garden maintenance services across the Mornington Peninsula and South East Melbourne. We have a great opportunity for an enthusiastic, team orientated person wanting to build on their landscaping skills whilst leading a team to deliver quality landscaping services.
We are looking for an individual who can demonstrate the following:
Positive attitude and work ethic
Good communication skills
Efficient manner with a keen eye for detail
Be able to lead a team to deliver quality landscaping services. Mentoring and leadership training will be provided to the right candidate
We offer above award remuneration based on qualifications and experience, opportunity to progress your career and a positive work environment.
Speciality Trees is seeking a key sales person to assist new and existing customers with product and pricing information to win the sale and ensure repeat purchase.
Located in Narre Warren East, the successful candidate will be solution orientated, proactive and self-motivated to follow up leads and secure the sale. They will have good plant and horticultural knowledge and be able to mix this knowledge with excellent communication skills. Time management skills and the ability to prioritise is essential with existing knowledge of sales processes a definite advantage. This person will also be required to assist in production planning, stock ordering and stock control from time to time.
Essentially, the successful candidate will have qualifications in Horticulture, a minimum 2 years’ experience in sales or production environments, be personable, a team player, have an excellent telephone manner and be willing to work in an exciting and demanding environment.
This opportunity would suit a passionate horticulturalist looking to grow their skills in plant sales. Flexible hours are possible for the right person and a competitive salary package will be negotiated based on experience and skills. For a confidential discussion and copy of the position description call Ben Scoble on 03 9796 8308 or send your resume to email@example.com.
Posted on 13 August 2019
Sales & Design Consultant
Gardens at Night, specialises in the design and installation of premium residential outdoor lighting products. Due to continued business growth, the business has an exciting position for a passionate Sales & Design Consultant who is committed to quality outcomes and exceptional customer service.
Award-winning premium outdoor lighting business
Exciting opportunity for experienced Sales and Design Consultant
Your focus will be on developing and maintaining client relationships to ensure the continued growth and success of the business. Using your knowledge and personal interest in lighting, design or landscaping, you will assist clients with their lighting projects, from conception through to installation.
Achieving sales KPIs and contributing to the growth of the business.
Developing new business.
Managing and growing current client relationships.
Contributing to developing business growth strategies.
Working with the sales and design team to achieve workflow outcomes.
Maintaining client database on the ERP system.
Conducting onsite consultations.
Co-ordinating onsite installations.
Quoting of projects.
Accepting and dispatching deliveries.
Assisting with the upkeep of showroom.
Other duties as directed from time to time.
You are confident and capable, with previous experience in sales and client facing roles. Your strong communication skills ensure you can effectively manage both internal and external stakeholders and you have a passion for delivering the highest quality of customer experience.
You will use your knowledge and understanding of lighting, design, architecture or the landscaping industry to develop meaningful solutions for our clients and sustain your proven track record of achieving personal and team KPIs.
You have impeccable attention to detail and enjoy working in a team environment. With a personal interest in lighting or landscape design, you’re keen to bring new ideas to the table and use your initiative to improve current processes.
You love engaging with a variety of clients and you’re looking for the opportunity to work with a premium business who understand the impact lighting installations can have in transforming any outdoor space!
If this role is of interest to you, please click here and send your resume and covering letter today.
Posted 13 August 2019
Complete Landscape Solutions is a Melbourne based landscape construction/ garden maintenance company that undertakes work in all aspects of landscaping.
We are looking for an apprentice (1st or 2nd year) to join our garden maintenance division due to an increase in work. 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.
All tools are provided.
Please attach a cover letter and resume on application.
The application form will include these questions:
Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
Do you own or have regular access to a car?
Do you hold a Construction Induction Safety certificate (White Card)?
Clapham Landscape Architecture are looking for an extremely motivated, creative landscape designer/architect to join our team and growing client base. The successful applicant must possess the following set of skills and qualifications:
A recognised qualification in Landscape Architecture or Landscape Design;
Min. 1 year experience Vectorworks Landmark essential
Experience in Landscape Documentation
Sound horticultural knowledge
A solid understanding of design principles and strong computer skills including MS office
Simon McCurdy Landscapes is an award winning landscape construction and maintenance company who continues to strive for the highest standards, always pursuing precise workmanship and attention to detail. Our creative garden designs, exceptional workmanship, and our passion for quality has earned Simon McCurdy Landscapes it's reputation in the South, South Eastern, Bayside and Inner Eastern suburbs for over 20 years.
Due to a growing client base our talented garden maintenance team needs to expand. We are currently looking for suitably qualified gardeners to join our team.
A horticultural qualification is required, along with:
· An interest in gardens, enthusiasm and a genuine willingness to learn
· A professional and reliable approach
· Proven experience in residential garden maintenance in similar role
Skills and Experience:
· Good communication, customer service and organisational skills.
· A good knowledge of plants, pest and diseases
· Demonstrated work ethics, punctual, have excellent time management skills, reliable and honest
· The ability to work alone and to liaise with clients
· Experience in garden maintenance such as pruning techniques, mulching, fertilising
· The ability to assist with providing training and the development for our apprentices
· Must have a valid manual driver's license and white card and police check or willing to obtain one
An attractive remuneration package is on offer including a fully maintained company vehicle, phone, uniform and PPE.
If you feel you have the experience and skill set below please forward your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted 6 August 2019
Landscape Team Member
- 9 day fortnight RDO
- $58,177 - $61,696 per annum + Super
- Be a part of an award winning team
A unique opportunity to join a dynamic landscape team in local government in a full time capacity. In this role you will undertake various landscaping services across the municipality in parks and gardens, with a strong emphasis on soft landscaping.
You will be part of an award winning team responsible for the horticultural preparation, planting and landscape upgrades of parks, gardens and streetscapes including day to day dealings with numerous departments and the general public.
The successful applicant will have a Certificate III in Horticulture or Landscape and relevant experience, as well as strong verbal and written communication skills. In addition, the applicant will possess excellent knowledge and experience in the use of contemporary horticultural and landscape management equipment, practices and techniques. A current manual driver’s licence and medium rigid truck licence is required.
Demonstrated ability to effectively plan, implement and monitor works programs is essential.
Further information is available from Shane Budge on 9262 6222. Applications close 14 August 2019. Applications should address the key selection criteria contained in the position description.
Established in 1986, Sure Gro Tree Max Australia are a family owned wholesaler of products for revegetation, erosion control, landscaping, civil, horticulture and agriculture industries. We are passionate about our products and we are equally passionate and committed to our team members.
About the Role and Person
Sure Gro Tree Max are seeking a high-performing National Sales Manager – Environmental Products to help us meet our demands and operations nationally.
As Sales Manager, you will be responsible for managing our dynamic team, working across all different company divisions and regular travel to meet with new and existing clients. You will be responsible for driving sales through your team in the form of new business development as well as growing an existing and dormant client base.
As an effective leader, you will possess the right mind set, skills and knowledge to motivate your team members to reach their potential in sales. You will have a proven track record of sales and sales leadership. You will understand the sales process incorporating high level communication skills including the ability to ask powerful questions and listen empathically, both of your team members and customers. Your positive perception of yourself and your team will be key to driving growth for Sure Gro Tree Max.
Key Criteria include:
*High-level sales skills with a focus on business development;
*Strong motivation to make a difference and create a point of difference for yourself, your team and the company;
*Ability to strategically plan and execute for team and company success;
*High level sales leadership skills with an emphasis on coaching team members to reach high levels of competency (skill and knowledge);
*High-level analytical and problem solving skills;
*Ability to work effectively within a high performing team environment;
*Possess high-level Emotional Intelligence with a sense of humour;
*Proven success as a sales leader with a history of achieving budgets, developing products and people (2-3 years);
*Work experience in either revegetation, erosion control, landscaping, civil, horticulture and agriculture industries;
*Proficient in the use of CRM and office programs.
*Formal qualifications in Land Management/ Agriculture / Horticulture would be highly regarded.
Working with Sure Gro Tree Max and a supportive, results driven culture, you will have the desire to learn, grow and develop your career and the career of those in your team. We will help your advance your sales leadership skills so that you can reach your goals.
If this sounds like you, please submit your resume and cover letter addressing key criteria to Sean Stryker, email@example.com.
Posted 6 August 2019
Simon McCurdy Landscapes is an award winning landscape construction and maintenance company with a well-established client base in the South, South Eastern, Bayside and Mornington Peninsula suburbs.
Due to our exceptional workmanship and passion for quality we continue to win major projects. We now have work secured well into 2020 and need to appoint more Landscape Apprentices.
Are you an enthusiastic person who has a passion to work in the great outdoors and make a successful career in the landscaping business?
A team player who is reliable, honest and prepared to work hard to progress?
A person who will take direction from their Supervisor and is open to learning?
If so, you will thrive working for a professional company in a friendly and supportive environment.
You must have a Drivers License, your own vehicle and White Card.
Please apply if you have:
Min 1 year experience using Vectorworks
Competent using Sketchup
Experience preparing landscape designs for town planning
Good work ethic
Good organization and communication skills.
We want to hear from qualified landscapers who can take a lead role in delivering our residential landscape contracts
We are a passionate and dedicated team focussed on creating landscapes that appreciate the environment they’re in and the context of every job.
Are you looking for a role where you can lead a team? Do you want to take on end to end management of our landscape projects? Are you ready to get creative?
We understand the importance of flexibility and we’ll consider part time; full time or contracting arrangements.
We want you to bring your enthusiasm for the industry; your invaluable and varied experience in hard and softscaping and a serious passion for everything flora and fauna.
Your role is to lead our landscape team to build high quality landscapes while working closely with our landscape design teams and other sub-contractors. We build landscapes across a range of different styles ensuring a high quality finish with great attention to even the smallest details.
The successful applicant will be required to have the following attributes or qualifications:
· Passion for landscaping and the environment
· Ability to interpret landscape plans & site set out
· Fantastic interpersonal skills that ensure positive and effective client relationships
· Ability to motivate, drive and lead a team
· Excellent communication skills, ability to delegate & assign tasks
· Be results driven and complete projects within a designated time & budget
· Min Certificate III in Horticulture and Landscape or equivalent
· Current driver’s license
· Current white card
In return we can offer you:
· Opportunity to grow within an expanding company
· Lots of variety and autonomy in your work
· Flexible hours and days of work
· Salary negotiable based on skills and experience
Note: the successful applicant will be asked to complete a police check and working with children check before commencing.
UDL Group is an Industry leading National Commercial Landscape Construction & Maintenance Company currently servicing a number of clients that include local councils, land developers, and utility companies. UDL Group services all parts of Melbourne, including north, south and west growth corridors.
UDL Group is currently seeking an experienced Contract administrator, to join our hard working Melbourne team at either our North or South office.
The successful applicant will be accountable for:
Setting Up Operation Folders and Jobs
Purchasing materials for jobs
Providing monthly reports to the Directors
Day-to-day duties of this role include:
Project Manager Support
Managing the acquisition of sub-contractor and supplier quotations.
Liaising with clients, sub-contractors and suppliers.
Setting up successful projects and contract folders
To be successful in this role the following attributes are a must:
Intermediate to Advanced Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, Project)
Experience in integrated management systems
Horticulture administration experience
Excellent Organizational skills
This role will report directly to the Manager Director.
The successful candidate will be awarded with a competitive salary package combined with an excellent work environment and employee benefits.
If all the above appeals to you, and you fit the criteria, then why wait? Be a part of our fast growing team today and click HERE NOW!!
Applications Close: 2/8/19
Posted 30 July 2019
Business Development and Marketing Manager
Australian Ecosystems (AE) nursery produces several million plants annually for ecological restoration and landscaping projects across South Eastern Australia. AE are an integrated sustainable landscape and natural resources management company, with Nursery, Design, Landscape Construction and Maintenance divisions, and have won many national landscape and horticultural awards in our 21 year history, including the 2017 Landscaping Victoria Landscape of the Year.
Australian Ecosystems is broadening the clients and plant lines we produce at our nursery and seek the services of a skilled Nursery Business Development and Marketing Manager to work with our nursery team to help appraise new opportunities, and build our business. The successful applicant will help us develop and market innovative plant formats and varieties for existing and emerging markets in biodiversity restoration, sustainable landscapes, urban farming, public landscapes and resilient cities, and help us source plants in the broader market.
The position will be based in Port Melbourne with regular visits to our nursery in Bangholme in South East Melbourne, and has an attractive remuneration package, available upon application.
Positions exist for apprentices (1st, 2nd and 3rd year) and a landscape tradesman to commence immediately with a wonderful team, with over 20 years in the industry in residential landscape works. Looking for enthusiastic, motivated, and driven persons to join our team.
We require landscape trade completion or equivalent for Tradesman. Relevant experience welcomed.
Any associated licenses, or qualifications will be reviewed and assessed accordingly.
Apprentices experience preferred but not essential.