Parks & Gardens Apprenticeship - Geelong
Gforce Apprentices and Trainees is one of the region's largest employers of Apprentices and Trainees.
We currently have a fulltime vacancy for a highly motivated individual to undertake a 3 year Apprenticeship, completing Certificate III in Parks & Gardens. During the apprenticeship the successful candidate will be working and training with our Host Employer, Geelong Grammar School. You will be part of a supportive team who are committed to encouraging your success and ongoing development.
About Geelong Grammar School:
Geelong Grammar School is one of the world's leading co-educational boarding and day schools, offering exceptional and innovative education to all of its students, from Early Learning to Year 12. Employing over 500 people across four campuses, Geelong Grammar School is committed to making a positive difference, for students and the community, through our rigorous academic programs, creating wonder, curiosity and a desire to learn.
Based at Geelong Grammar School's Corio Campus, you will be involved in a range of activities including:
- Preparing and maintaining gardens
- Identify and treat pests and diseases
- Plant and transplant flowers, shrubs, trees and lawns
- Operate and maintain specialised machinery and equipment
- Apply organic and synthetic fertilisers and chemicals
- Construct Landscape features
- Contribute to OH&S processes
To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate the following skills and attributes:
- Genuine interest in plants and gardens
- Ability to work independently and within a team environment
- Commitment to both on and off the job training
- Physically fit
What to expect:
You will be required to work a 40 hour week (including TAFE training and monthly RDO's). As an Apprentice of Gforce you will be a valued member of our friendly and supportive staff and you will be encouraged to develop a long term career by completing your Certificate III in Parks & Gardens.
How to apply:
Go to www.gforce.org.au under current vacancies or press the 'apply for this job now' button below and attach your resume and covering letter outlining why you are interested in undertaking your apprenticeship in Parks & Gardens with Geelong Grammar School.
Gforce currently have a fulltime vacancy for a motivated individual to undertake a 3 year Parks & Gardens Apprenticeship.