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.


  • Procurement Officer / Landscape Estimator

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    Super Gardens is Victoria’s longest standing Commercial Grounds Maintenance and Landscape Construction specialists, servicing a diverse range of clients in Australia since 1989.
      
    Our strategy is for continued growth with both existing clients and new business. 

    The Procurement Officer/Landscape Estimator is responsible for managing the procurement and quotation/tendering process for multiple commercial and open space landscape projects, across a range of scales, for a diverse range of high profile clients including schools, councils, universities, land developers, landscape architects and high profile private clients.

    Working as part of a small team, your key challenges include:

    • Maximise project margin and add value to the construction process by proactively managing procurement, cost management and reporting.
    • Coordinate the procurement of materials, equipment, suppliers and subcontractors;
    • Perform project review meetings in conjunction with the relevant Project Manager and Foreman to evaluate actual results as compared with estimated costs, identify process improvements and review supplier and subcontractor performance to improve performance on future projects.  

    For more information and to apply CLICK HERE

    Posted April 17, 2018


  • Senior Horticulturist | Landscape Gardener

    Lisa Ellis Gardens

    Lisa Ellis Gardens is seeking a high achieving experienced horticulturist to join our team.

    JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
    The role of Senior Horticulturist will require fulfilment of the following tasks:

    • Maintenance of exclusive residential and commercial gardens to very high standards
    • Working as part of a team with other staff including apprentices and also independently as required;
    • Regular liaison with clients and scheduling and managing work undertaken;
    • Excellent knowledge of irrigation systems, and their installation and maintenance including  programming and problem solving with faults;
    • Very sound plant identification skills and cultivation knowledge;
    • Competence in the identification of insects, pests, weeds and diseases and initiating control procedures.
    • Use of, and maintenance of, gardening tools, lawn mowers, whipper snippers, hedging equipment, ladders etc.

    EXPERIENCE & REQUIREMENTS

    The successful candidate MUST possess:

    • Minimum Qualification Certificate III in Horticulture mandatory or equivalent;
    • Minimum of five years experience;
    • Current Drivers License for manual vehicles.

    The successful applicant will be:

    • Friendly, reliable and possess a professional manner;
    • Experienced in supervising apprentices and able to work well as a team leader;
    • Comfortable in communicating with clients, suppliers and other contractors;
    • Highly professional and trustworthy;
    • Able to keep detailed documentation of work in gardens as well as have acute attention to detail & possess good time management skills;

    Well groomed, fit and strong to undertake all aspects of garden maintenance independently.                                       

    We require two personal references and two work references with your application.

    Please note this position is not suitable for recently qualified horticulturist or candidates who have no previously worked in a senior position. All applicants must currently reside within Melbourne region and have the right to work permanently within Australia. An immediate start is available to the right candidate.

    Please email applications to info@lisaellisgardens.com.au or mail to Lisa Ellis Gardens Pty Ltd; 177 Darling Road, Malvern East, 3145.

    Posted April 17, 2018


  • Landscape Supervisor

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    Complete Landscape Solutions is a growing South-East Melbourne based landscape construction company that provides the following services:

    Paving, aggregate, stone work, brick and block work, timber structures, water features, turfing, planting, irrigation, lighting and more.

    We are looking for a Supervisor to join us due to the increase in work. We are interested in you helping us build our great and friendly team so that we can become a strong presence in this industry. We require that you are punctual, hardworking and enthusiastic.

    Vehicle and all tools are provided.

    To apply please email tom@clsolutions.com.au. Please attach a cover letter and resume on application.

    Posted 17 April, 2018


  • Head of Horticulture

    Maroondah_Landscapes

    Are you ready to take your horticulture career to the next level?

    Do you have Honesty, Integrity & Passion when it comes to your work ethic? If YES, Maroondah Landscapes welcomes you an opportunity to join their team!

    1. Profit Incentive Programs
    2. Job variety & growth
    3. Stable & reputable Landscape company

    About the Role

    Are you a motivated individual who is looking to take the next step in your career to showcase your talents?
    At Maroondah Landscapes Honesty, Integrity, Passion combined with a solid work ethic & a can-do attitude are essential.

    This role requires a natural born leader that can motivate their team to great success.  You will have the ability to demonstrate gold standard customer service & quality workmanship. Working within your division & liaising with other divisions across the company, you will be using the latest software systems for scheduling and quoting works.

    Work within a skilled team of 15 friendly & professional staff on a range of projects from small to large designed residential properties. Our maintenance team are exposed to a broad range of services that include both garden & pool maintenance.

    The right candidate will be provided with a fully maintained vehicle, mobile phone & tablet.

    For full position description and details on how to apply CLICK HERE

    Posted April 17, 2018


  • Assistant Trade Store Manager

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    SYNLAWN Australia is one of the foremost specialists in synthetic grass and artificial sports surfaces for residential, commercial, government and sporting applications. Australian owned, with a nationwide reputation for premium service and product quality. SYNLAWN is looking to appoint a self motivated individual as Assistant Trade Store Manager.

    Located in Cheltenham, the role will see you:
    • Driving face to face, telephone, email & web-based sales
    • Networking & generating new business opportunities
    • Involved in innovative social media marketing & sales campaigns
    • Delivering exceptional technical product advice
    • Participating in Trade Shows & promotional events
    • Scheduling sub contract installers & transport deliveries
    • Maintaining stock & inventory
    • Joining a small sales team
    • Completing timely & accurate sales & management reporting
    • Warehousing duties

    To achieve success in the role, you will have:
    • Previous experience within the synthetic grass / lawn industry (similar trade / landscaping / horticultural related advantageous)
    • Experience servicing trades contractors, stockists, dealers & on-sellers
    • Excellent communication skills (written & verbal)
    • Sound knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook & CRM management
    • Ability to estimate & create detailed technical quotes
    • Knowledge of scheduling trades & transport deliveries
    • Versatility - being able to cover warehousing duties including preparing orders and loading customers vehicles

    Qualifications
    Ideally, you will possess relevant tertiary qualification and or trade certificate. Current drivers license essential, a forklift licence will be a requirement. A proven track record within the industry will be seen favourably.
     
    For further information and applications please contact David at dcampbell@synlawn.com.au
     
    Posted April 4, 2018

  • 1st/2nd Year Apprentice

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    We are a small construction company doing medium residential work through the inner north and eastern suburbs. Our jobs range from small courtyards to larger residential properties. We are focussed on delivery our clients a high standard of workmanship and a environment that is fun and respectful.

    This position represents a great opportunity for someone wanting to learn excellent standards in landscape construction, and opportunities for growth in an expanding company

    We are a registered building practitioner, and a Landscaping Victoria member.

    For further information please contact David via email at david@composedcreations.com.au or phone 0411 790 932.

    Posted April 4, 2018


  • Concreter | Formworker | Civil Landscaper

    Landscape_Plus

    Landscape Plus is an industry leader and an award winning company that deliver external construction projects; safely and efficiently, with capabilities positioned in civil, concrete and landscape construction.

    We have offices setup in Melbourne & Geelong area that cover all areas of 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.

    Seeking an experienced Concreters, Formworkers & Civil landscapers.

    Ideally we are looking for a flexible individual willing to learn the multifaceted trade of commercial construction. We deliver external construction projects.

    ARE YOU READY TO PROGRESS TO A COMPANY THAT CARES ABOUT THEIR EMPLOYEES?

    For full position description and to apply CLICK HERE

    Posted March 29, 2018


  • Horticulturist- Garden Maintenance

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    Winstanley Landscapes has been construction and maintaining private high-end gardens in the South-East suburbs of Melbourne for over 25 years. We are currently looking for a qualified Horticulturist to join our garden maintenance team. Duties would include working in a small team to service regular garden maintenance clients. A good knowledge of plants, pests and diseases would be required as well as good communication and record keeping skills. Salary dependent on experience and skill level. 

    This is a full-time position with company vehicle and mobile phone supplied.

    Please email resume to kim@winstanleylandscapes.com.au

    Posted March 28, 2018


  • Foreman/ Leading Hand

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    We specialised in all aspects of landscaping such as commercial, residential, environmental and maintenance and are committed in delivering a superior product and service to our clients through teamwork, dedication and innovation while maintaining a positive, ethical and dynamic working environment.

    We value our workers and invest in their professional and personal development.

    We are an award winning company with many new and exciting projects on our books and are based in Keysborough.

    We offer attractive packages to the right applicant, so if you would like to join our growing team.

    Please forward your resume to gbond@landstruct.com.au or ring Gary on 0405 135 486

    Posted March 27, 2018


  • Aqua seeding Sales Consultant

    We-Blow-Attendify

    We provide flexible, quick, efficient and guaranteed Blower Truck, Aquaseeding and material supply services to the Commercial Landscaping and Construction sectors, as well as to Local Government and Council Service providers across metropolitan Melbourne, surrounding suburbs and country Victoria.

    As part of the Ecodynamics group, this position based in Bayswater is part of our Sales Team and specifically involves speaking to customers, recommending seed varieties and mixes for specific situations and customer requirements.

    We have a full time position available for an energetic person who wants to be part of an expanding business.

    For further infomation and to apply CLICK HERE

    Posted March 27, 2018


  • 2nd/3rd Year Landscape Apprentice

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    2nd/3rd Year Landscape Apprentice

    We are currently looking for a 2nd / 3rd year apprentice to join Irwin Landscapes. We are a small design and construction company completing high end residential work in the inner South Eastern suburbs. Our jobs range from small courtyards, large gardens, and pool surrounds. Our aim is to create practical yet beautiful gardens that our clients and their families can enjoy for years to come.

    This position represents a great opportunity for those seeking to further their landscape construction and site management skills.

    The successful applicant will be paid above award wages, annual bonus in a small team of experienced and creative landscapers.

    The Applicant needs:

    •        Previous soft & hard landscaping experience
    •        Attention to detail a must
    •        Self-motivated and passionate about the end result
    •        Current drivers license and own vehicle
    •        Excellent communication skills

    Please email applications to James – irwinlandscapes@gmail.com

    Posted March 27, 2018


  • Qualified Landscaper

    Irwin_Landscapes

    We are currently looking for a qualified landscaper to join Irwin Landscapes.

    We are currently looking for a 2nd / 3rd year apprentice to join Irwin Landscapes. We are a small design and construction company doing high end residential work in the inner South Eastern suburbs. Our jobs range from small courtyards, large gardens, and pool surrounds. Our aim is to create practical yet beautiful gardens that our clients and their families can enjoy for years to come.

    This position represents a great opportunity for those seeking to further their landscape construction and site management skills. As second in charge you will be exposed to all elements of the business on a competitive salary.  

    The application needs:

    • Previous soft & hard landscaping experience
    • Attention to detail a must
    • Self-motivated and passionate about the end result
    • Current driver license and own vehicle
    • Excellent communication skills

    Please email applications to James – irwinlandscapes@gmail.com

    Posted March 27, 2018


  • Qualified Landscaper

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    Cutting Landscape Constructions aims to work on high end residential projects mostly on the Mornington Peninsula but we also work towards the city on some occasions, we have our own truck and Bobcat that our applicant would need to drive from time to time. We are an LV member and the owner of the company is a registered builder. 

    We are looking for someone with knowledge across all aspects of structural and soft landscaping which would include paving, retaining walls, concreting, decking, pergolas, excavations and soft landscaping.

    Our applicant must be self driven and be able to run a work site and small team of 2-3 men taking on all responsibilities to have the projects completed in reasonable time. Medium rigid truck license and skid steer license is preferred for the Qualified Landscaper position.

    All tools and a company vehicle will be supplied for the successful applicant.

    Skid steer, excavater and truck license would be ideal for this position.

    Posted March 21, 2018


  • Qualified Gardener

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    Ideal Applicant must have:
    • Horticultural qualification required
    • 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
     
    You will be supplied with a fully maintained vehicle and company phone
     
    This is a great opportunity for a motivated individual who is interested in a long term career in residential garden maintenance with a very progressive and modern company.
    To view our landscape/maintenance work visit our website: www.sml.com.au.
    If you feel you have the above experience and skill set please forward your resume to admin@sml.com.au.

    Posted March 29, 2018


  • Turf Wicket Grounds Assistant

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    Effectively and safely deliver programmed and occasional unforeseen maintenance to turf wickets, grounds, gardens, play areas, car parks and all other external areas throughout all Carey Baptist Grammar School campuses. 

    Skills & Knowledge;

    • Previous wicket and grounds experience
    • Minimum 3 years’ experience in trade
    • Grounds and turf wicket maintenance experience within major facilities area is highly desirable
    • Experience in the safe operation of plant and equipment required to undertake all maintenance tasks

    Additional Requirements: 

    • Valid Working with Children Check 

    For full position and to apply CLICK HERE

    Posted March 29, 2018