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Apprentice – Parks and Open Space Maintenance

Apply now Job no: 494339
Work type: Full time
Location: Melbourne - Bayside & South Eastern Suburbs
Categories: Trades and Services

Apprentice – Parks and Open Space Maintenance


About the Role:

Working in our Open Space Team you will have the opportunity to work on a big variety of landscaping projects within the Bayside suburbs of Melbourne. The day-to-day duties of these roles include all many aspects of soft and hard scaping including mowing gardens, building retaining walls, mulching, pruning, planting, laying turf and much more. 

The successful candidate will be provided ongoing support and training to enhance their skills and develop their career.


Primary responsibilities may include, but not limited to:

  • Maintenance, installation and repair of parks, sports facilities, landscape features and community facilities as directed.
  • Mowing detailing, litter removal, weed control, playground soft fall maintenance, irrigation maintenance, machinery use and maintenance and other tasks as directed.
  • Effective service based on best practice to customers ensuring compliance with regulations, policies and procedures.
  • Ensure work is carried out in a safe and professional manner at all times and all vehicles and worksite are maintained to a high standard.



Mandatory Skills:

  • Victorian Driver License
  • Able to undertake TAFE training
  • Basic computer skills
  • A passion for working outside 8 hours a day
  • Strong reliable work ethic
  • Excellent communications skills

Desirable Skills and Qualifications:

  • Chemical Certificate
  • Police and Employment VIC Working with Children Check



What can you expect when you work with Citywide?

  • Opportunity to kick start your career in Open Space maintenance and Horticulture.
  • Start a career with a secure company that continually grows and can guarantee you long-term career through the multiple contracts we acquired.
  • Opportunity to further develop your skills in a strong and supportive environment, that is also built in trust and respect.



How to apply:

Click the APPLY button now!!!

Alternatively, You can also email Catherine directly with your resume and cover letter on or call +61 3 9257 5426 to apply today.


Please note:

A full drivers licence and good driving record is essential. COVID-19 Vaccine Verification, Reference checks, Driver Demerit Check, Police Check and Medical, including Drug and Alcohol testing are all pre-employment requirements for Citywide.

We do not accept unsolicited resumes from employment agencies. No (search) fee will be paid in the event we hire a candidate whose resume is submitted by an employment agency to any of our employees without a valid written recruitment agreement. Such resumes shall be deemed the sole property of Citywide.

Citywide is an equal opportunities employer, we invite applications from all backgrounds.

*Only successful applications will be contacted.*

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Applications close: AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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