Challenge Southern HIghlands

About us

Challenge Southern Highlands has a strong reputation for delivering a positive and supportive environment for people with a disability.

We pride ourselves on offering a wide range of exciting initiatives across Horticulture, Commercial and Community sectors.

Qualifications & experience

May hold Trade certificate, or equivalent qualifications/experience in a garden/maintenance setting
Current drivers license with the ability to drive a manual vehicle(with trailer)
Maintenance and repair of capital equipment
Supervision of supported employees
Current First Aid Certificate(or willingness to obtain)

Tasks & responsibilities

Organising equipment, with an allocation of supported employees to undertake garden maintenance works in residential and industrial estates on a daily basis
General Garden Maintenance to include Lawn Mowing, Whipper Snipping, Hedging and Pruning
Weed spraying, green waste removal, general labour
Strong commitment to safe work practices
Ability to work both autonomously and in a team environment.
Capacity to work in all weather conditions

Benefits

No weekend work – Monday to Friday
Salary packaging of up to $15,900 (plus an additional $2,650 for Entertainment expenses) on top of a competitive salary
Career advancement opportunities – We love to promote from within
Staff buying privileges.
Working for a community based charitable organisation, that provides a sense of pride and value to our supported employees, staff and clients
Emphasis on personal training & development
Variety of work within a supportive team environment

Employer questions
Your application will include the following questions:

Do you have a current Working With Children (WWC) Check?

Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?

Do you have customer service experience?

How many years’ experience do you have as a Garden Maintenance Supervisor?

Do you have a current Australian driver’s licence?

Have you completed a qualification in horticulture?

Which of the following statements best describes your Covid-19 vaccination status?

 

 

Application Form

 

To apply for this job email your details to marketing@challengesh.org.au.