Domestic/ Gardener

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Job Detail

  • Live-in or Live-out Live-in
  • Own Transport Yes
  • Meals Provided All
  • Type of Employment Full-time

Job Description

As the Station Gardener & Domestic you will also be required to assist with domestic & Gardening duties including keeping the garden and surrounding areas in a presentable manner and performing general garden maintenance as required.

Anthony Lagoon is located approximately 440km north east from Tennant Creek.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Carry out duties in a planned way, following work schedules, organising materials and equipment prior to commencing work
  • Act as a team member throughout, communicating necessary information, participating in meetings and generally assisting with the work of others
  • Follow all safety procedures when carrying out tasks
  • To maintain and clean quarters, amenities, staff recreation area and guest quarters daily or as needed to a clean hygienic standard
  • Clean air conditioners in quarters on a regular basis
  • Dusting
  • Sweeping/mopping floors
  • Wash walls
  • Clean showers and toilets
  • Clean social club
  • Empty rubbish
  • Clean windows, fridges and fans
  • Removal all cobwebs
  • Wash linen and make beds in guest quarters (as required)
  • Mow, whipper snip and water lawn areas within the station complex
  • Maintain fences, hedges, garden beds, sprinklers
  • Maintain gardens (pruning, weeding, mulching, planting)
  • Prepare and apply garden chemicals
  • Take rubbish to the dump
  • Use chainsaw to trim trees and large shrubs
  • Feed animals around the homestead
  • Apply chemicals as required, operating only under supervision until trained; follow chemical management procedures in AACo Reference Manuals
  • Maintain water supply equipment in good working order

 Desired Skills and Experience

  • Current Drivers Licence (Heavy vehicle licence where applicable)
  • Demonstrated competency in all tasks reasonably required of a station domestic/gardener
  • Ability to comprehend written and oral operational and safety instructions
  • Ability to work both alone and as part of a team
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to organise/prioritise tasks and meet deadlines, whilst working under pressure

AACo Benefits:

  • Air-conditioned accommodation & all meals provided
  • Events & Social Activities
  • Training, Development & Transfer opportunities
  • Competitive remuneration & allowances
  • Service Recognition

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