Team Member Ovals & Parks Maintenance

Closes: Sept 26, 2023, 9:30am
Contact: Phil Feaver - (08) 8950 4301
Salary: Level 4 (ME) $68,132.52 p/a plus district allowance - $ 2611 w/dependents, $1498 w/o dependents

Permanent - Full-time

  • Peak local Coun­cil and com­mu­ni­ty leader for Cen­tral Australia
  • Part of a dynam­ic and future-focused community
  • Key role sup­port­ing the smart and effi­cient run­ning of the Council

About Alice Springs Town Council

Alice Springs Town Coun­cil is con­sid­ered to be the heart and soul of Cen­tral Aus­tralia, fond­ly known as the Red Cen­tre. Our Vision is of a brighter future, a pros­per­ous and cohe­sive community.

The Oppor­tu­ni­ty

We seek a Team Mem­ber — Ovals and Parks Main­te­nance who will under­take arrange of hor­ti­cul­tur­al activ­i­ties, specif­i­cal­ly relat­ed to the Council’s ovals, parks, and reserves. Ensur­ing com­pli­ance with safe­ty poli­cies, and con­tribut­ing to the main­te­nance and upkeep of ovals, parks, reserves, drains, verges, and laneways includ­ing fer­til­iz­ing, mow­ing, trim­ming, edg­ing, and tree pruning.

Your respon­si­bil­i­ties will include iden­ti­fy­ing and remov­ing weeds, pests, and dis­eases and erad­i­cat­ing them through the use of pes­ti­cides and her­bi­cides, safe­ly oper­at­ing and main­tain­ing machin­ery includ­ing front deck mow­ers, edgers, and whip­per-snip­pers and keep­ing accu­rate dai­ly work records and report­ing any issues includ­ing nec­es­sary repairs to the team leader/​super­vi­sor in a time­ly manner.

What will you get from join­ing the team?

  • Attrac­tive salary of $$68,132.52 p/​a plus dis­trict allowance — $ 2611 w/​dependents, $1498 w/​o dependents
  • 6 weeks annu­al leave with addi­tion­al gen­er­ous leave entitlements.