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Team Member, Parks & Gardens

Google Map of 30 Davis Road, Glynde

Role Description

• Work “hands-on” in a local community
• Small multi-skilled team
• Diverse range of activities

Are you excited by a full-time opportunity to deliver high quality horticultural services within some of Adelaide’s most popular leafy eastern suburbs?

In this role, you will undertake proactive maintenance works such as mowing, mulching, pruning, planting, weed control and playground inspections. You will also undertake reactive and emergency works such as removal of fallen trees, litter collection, irrigation repairs, limb removal and collection of dead animals.

Your experience within the horticultural industry as well as the use of plant and machinery will be highly regarded. A Certificate level qualification in horticulture or similar field will also be highly regarded. Although not essential, your experience with preparing turf cricket pitches is highly desirable.

To be considered for this full time position, you must have the following:

• Great flexible attitude and work ethic combined with a high regard for safety.
• Self-initiative, enthusiasm and be a team player.
• Professional presentation.
• Be reliable, punctual and self-motivated.
• Willingness to undertake a wide variety of tasks.
• Chainsaw Operating Licence.
• Work Zone Traffic Management Certification.
• MR Licence.
• Experience with irrigation maintenance and efficiency.


Pride in your work, an excellent work ethic and demonstration of Our Values will be essential.

Regular working hours and a supportive team environment are just some of the benefits you will enjoy.

Additional Information

Job Title / Number: Team Member, Parks & Gardens (Job # qA78895)
Department: Urban Services
Type: Full-Time
Location: 30 Davis Road, Glynde.
Supporting Document: Position & Person Description
Application Close Date: 22/09/2021
Application Close Time: 12:00 PM

Contact Details

Position Title: Manager, City Services
Department: Urban Services
Name: Chris McDermott
Phone: 8360 9007
Email: cmcdermott@npsp.sa.gov.au