Open Space Technical Officer

Job Title: Open Space Technical Officer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: West Melbourne
Salary: $45 - $45 per hour, Benefits: Great opportunity for someone with horticultural and project delivery experience to work with a strong, inner city council!
Start Date: 2019-09-16
Reference: JO-1909-97699
Contact Name: Patrick Courtney
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 17, 2019 10:36

Job Description

About the Role 

This inner city council is looking for a open space technical officer to come on board on a 3 month contract basis. This is a great opportunity for someone with a horticultural and open space background to add to their experience with a reputable organisation.
You will be exposed to the project management and delivery of community infrastructure improvement projects, be directly involved with the implementation of integrated council strategies alongside the Coordinator Parks &Open Space and be responsible for supervising contractors  as they undertake various parks & open space maintenance.

About You

To be successful in this role, you will possess the following:
  • A relevant tertiary qualification in horticulture or similar, together with experience within a parks and gardens operation.
  • Advanced administrative capabilities.
  • Minimum 3 years experience in project management, horticultural maintenance or open space maintenance.
  • White card certification or ability to achieve same.
  • Current valid Victorian Driver’s License.

The Benefits

  • Band 6 pay rate
  • Inner city location
  • Work with a strong, reputable council 

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Paddy Courtney on 03 9929 9500, quoting ref no. JO-1909-97699. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at

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