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Grounds/Maintenance

Date listed: 24/3/2020
Rosebud West Part Time

Grounds/Maintenance

Start date 4th May 2020.

Part time hours are flexible with a preference to work 1 day onsite with the opportunity to increase throughout the year. Position is for a minimum of 5 hours a day.

Role:

The maintenance/gardener will work collaboratively and in a professional manner with the Principal and delegated staff to ensure that the environment is safe and well maintained.

The maintenance/gardener’s primary function is to ensure that the schools’ buildings and grounds are well maintained and presented and that all work undertaken is completed in a timely and professional manner and that all work undertaken complies with the statutory obligations and Department Standards.

The groundkeeper’s role in the community is to be able to communicate effectively and develop a good working relationship with staff members, students and contractors at all levels.

Responsibilities:

  • The groundskeeper is required to work flexibly and reliably within tight timelines and with minimal direction in a team environment. It is important that they operate in a professional, courteous, efficient manner at all times, respecting confidentiality.
  • Maintenance jobs include but are not limited to aspects of joinery, carpentry, plumbing, repairing furniture, doors, locks, curtains, lights plant, equipment and other tasks which may arise.
  • Maintains grounds and open spaces including but not limited to gardens, lawns, ovals, including mowing, weeding, fertilising, planting, pruning.
  • Cyclical preventative maintenance jobs as scheduled, including gutter & roof cleaning, windows, painting.
  • Follow all Health and Safety policies and procedures.
  • Report all known and observed hazards to the Principal.
  • Clear external drains, sweep paved areas and ensure that litter is removed from garden areas.
  • Maintain garden equipment and appropriately store garden implements and chemicals.
  • Emptying of large school bins.
  • Other duties as required.

Eastbourne Primary School Allambi Av, Rosebud West

For enquiries please contact Stephen Wilkinson 5986 ...

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Trades & services
Salary type
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Part time
Sub sector
Maintenance & handyperson services

Rosebud West 3940

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Eastbourne Primary School

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