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NURSERY HAND

POSITION AT A GLANCE

TYPE: Casual or Fixed Term Contract (through April '22)

PERIOD: Immediate start available

HOURS: Minimum 24 hours, up to 40 hours per week

LOCATION: Moe Nursery

QUALIFICATION: Horticulture (desirable) 

NOTE: Multiple positions available

ABOUT HABITAT CREATIONS

Habitat Creations is a family-owned company specialising in large-scale urban landscaping, natural environment remediation and revegetation, and native plant supply via our Wholesale Nursery. 

Our Nursery division is where the Habitat Creations story began and is still the backbone of our entire operations, Our Wholesale Nursery grows 2 million indigenous aquatic and terrestrial plants per year, supplying the landscaping industry, state and local government, water authorities, catchment management authorities, private landholders and our own Landscaping and Environment projects. 

Together, we work towards our shared purpose; to leave an environmental legacy for our clients and local communities.

OPPORTUNITY

This is an important role primarily focused on providing assistance to the Wholesale Nursery team, to fulfill a range of general Nursery duties, including pricking out and tubing up seedlings, moving stock, labelling, watering, weeding and other plant and nursery duties.

ABOUT YOU

This is a physical, primarily outdoor role that requires attention to detail and consistency. To be successful you’ll need: 

  • The physical capability to effectively and safely carry out the repetitive physical requirements of the role i.e. lifting and bending

  • The commitment to work in all types of weather conditions

  • To be punctual and reliable

  • To have a consistent focus and attention to detail

  • Motivation to reach set targets as required

  • A positive, friendly mindset committed to teamwork

  • A current and valid driver’s license and reliable transport is a requirement for this role (a manual driver’s licence and the ability to tow a trailer are preferred but not essential)

  • Proof of Coronavirus Vaccination (subject to state/federal health requirements)

  • First Aid Level II

  • A Horticulture qualification and/or experience is desirable

BENEFITS

  • A great role in the Horticulture industry

  • Challenging, diverse and rewarding work in the great outdoors

  • Be part of a team working together towards a common purpose; leaving a lasting environmental legacy for our clients and local communities

  • A workplace committed to safety, diversity and inclusion

  • Access to the Habitat Creations Employee Health, Wellness and Incentive Program

APPLICATION PROCESS

For a copy of the Position Description please email jobs@habitatcreations.com.au. Please apply via the form below and include a copy of your resume and cover letter clearly addressing the selection criteria. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

 

Note to agencies: We do not engage recruitment agencies and will be unable to consider your candidates. 

APPLY FOR THIS JOB

If you'd like to apply for this position, please complete the form below and upload a copy of your resume and cover letter. Your cover letter should clearly address the qualifications and experience described in the position description. 

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