Excavator Operator

Excavator Operator

Job Title: Excavator Operator
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Strathfield, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 200047885_1603938342
Contact Name: Liz McDowell
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 18, 2020 10:49

Job Description

This organisation is well respected in their field of grounds and park maintenance, they are currently recruiting an experienced Excavator Operator who preferably holds a related qualification or can demonstrate 1-2+ years experience.

What is in it for you?

  • Excellent team environment
  • Opportunity for permanent work
  • Stable company
  • Temp to Perm Opportunity

What you can bring to this role?

  • Knowledge and experience in grounds maintenance or park management
  • Understanding of horticulture
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Safe operation of a wide range of plant equipment and tools
  • Able to work alone, and as part of a team

Key Criteria

  • Current NSW drivers license (essential)
  • White card (essential)
  • Chemical handling certificate (desirable)
  • Excavator license essential
  • Skid steer and backhoe tickets (desirable)
  • Certificate III in Horticulture (preferred)

The job will involve ensuring all routine care and maintenance of all landscape service areas are carried out efficiently and to a high standard. The role will also involve participating in the development of new areas at various sites.

Key duties

  • Regularly maintaining designated areas to a high standard.
  • Digging graves with an Excavator
  • Trimming trees, hedges, plants.
  • Identify plants, pests, and diseases.
  • Install turf professionally and apply aftercare.
  • Perform routine weed spray application.
  • Ability to monitor and water areas without guidance.
  • Ability to perform tree care. The successful candidate will have

Do not miss this outstanding opportunity!

Apply now! Please provide a current resume via the link provided (Please send this in Word Format) or feel free to contact Claire or Shona on (02) 9267 8211 for more information.