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Groundskeeper / Ground Maintenance

Date: 08-Aug-2022

Location: Melbourne, VIC, AU, 3030

Company: Ventia

The Opportunity:

We are currently seeking a Groundkeeper to work as part of a small team and provide Grounds Maintenance Services at our Port Melbourne Defence site, to create a beautiful, safe and welcoming environment.



  • Monday to Friday role
  • Full-time permanent
  • 4 weeks annual leave and personal leave entitlements.
  • Develop skill sets with ongoing training for people with the right attitude!


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • General gardening duties-weeding, pruning, mulching, leaf blowing
  • Carry out prestart inspections and non-technical maintenance on machinery
  • Operation of ride on mower and chainsaws


Skills and Experience:

  • Ability to work well in a small team environment
  • Self-starter who can carry out tasks on their own
  • A valid Australian Driving Licence
  • Experience working outside in various weather conditions
  • Chemical Application and Handling


You must be an Australian Citizen and have the ability to maintain a Defence clearance in order to be eligible for this position.

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