Groundsperson

Spotless

South Townsville, QLD

Posted 4/8/2021

Full Job Description
Job no: 576181
Work type: Maximum Term - Full Time
Location: QLD Regional
Categories: Trades / Facilities Maintenance

About Spotless

At SPOTLESS we employ over 36,000 people in Australia and New Zealand within a variety of roles. We provide expertise tailored to key industry sectors that include Health, Business & Industry, Resources, Defence, PPP, Leisure, Sport & Entertainment, Laundries, Education and Government.

We're passionate about finding better ways of doing things. For our customers. And for you.

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The Role

Spotless is the lead contractor for the Estate Maintenance and Operation Services (EMOS) to the Department of Defence in Queensland. We currently have an opportunity for self-motivated, reliable Groundsperson. This position is part of a diverse Team responsible for the operational day to day delivery of the Land Management services.

Reporting to the Grounds Supervisor, this full-time role will deliver a range of services including, but not limited to:

Ensure all contractual work obligations are met
Follow work instructions demonstrating effective time management, and a high level of service standards as required in the Service of Work;
Ensure all equipment is maintained and is in safe working order;
Operate all equipment/machinery in a safe manner following all company safety requirements e.g. PPE worn at all times where required
General tasking which may include, however is not limited to the following:
Mowing
Brush cutting
Edging
Pruning
General gardening
Green waste clearing and removal
Weed, Pest & Disease control
Line marking

Our front of house staff is the face of Spotless and plays a pivotal role in delivering the service commitment we have made to our clients.

Skills and Experience

Similar experience in a previous role with strong client services skills and significant land management/grounds keeping experience
Open Class Drivers Licence
Heavy Rigid Truck Licence (Preferred)
Chainsaw Operators Licence or Certificate (as per legislation)
Agricultural Chemicals Commercial Operators Licence or similar, as required by State Legislation
Suitability for Defence security clearance (Australian Citizenship Mandatory)
Ability to meet targets to prescribed deadlines and prioritise work programs.
The successful candidates will possess a strong work ethic, achieve highest level of safety, quality of work and have a genuine passion for excellent customer service.

Benefits and Culture

Supportive and inclusive culture
A professional and safe working environment
Good employee benefits and entitlements

. Spotless is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages Indigenous Australians to apply.

Please note: As a pre-requisite for these roles all candidates need to be able to prove they are an Australian Citizen and may need to hold a current Australian Drivers Licence. Candidates will also be required to undertake a pre-employment medical and drug screen as well as an Australian Security Defence Clearance Check.

This is a great opportunity to join a reputable company, work with an amazing team where you will be given the opportunity to develop your career.

Advertised: 07 Apr 2021 AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 05 May 2021 AUS Eastern Standard Time

To view and apply for this job on the web visit:

https://www.defenceindustryjobs.com.au/job/15464956