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Trainee - Parks and Gardens

7th January 2021
Trainee – Parks and Gardens 3 years - Full Time Nationally recognised Certificate III in Parks & Gardens

Barunga West Council is located on the “Top of the Yorke” - the northern end of the Yorke Peninsula - and boasts popular fishing destinations and historic inland townships.  Just two hours from Adelaide the key townships include Port Broughton, Bute, Alford, Kulpara, Mundoora, Melton and the coastal destinations of Fisherman Bay and Tickera.

An opportunity has arisen for a suitable candidate to undertake a Certificate III in Parks and Gardens with Barunga West Council. This is a great opportunity to enter a career in Parks and Gardens with a friendly and supportive Council offering a comprehensive variety of learning and development opportunities in this area.  Under direct supervision you will contribute to the improvement and maintenance of parks, reserves and recreational areas throughout the Council District.

The preferred candidate will have an interest in horticulture, enjoy outdoor physical activities, strong communication skills and ability to work in a team. You will learn the day to day operations of a parks and gardens team and to operate various tools, plant and equipment.

Barunga West Council is committed to building a culture that recognises and values diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from individuals of all ages, identities and backgrounds.

To apply, please visit and reference job number 142245.
Applications close 9am Monday 1st February.
Confidential enquiries may be directed to Rebecca Hunt on 08 8100 7000.

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