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Horticulture Apprentice - Irrigation

Date Added Closing date Reference number Salary
07 Jan 2019 21 Jan 2019
11 002
$
40,097
p.a.

Ref: 11002

Commencement Salary Package: $40,097 per annum plus super

Come for a career and stay for a lifestyle!

The City of Karratha is seeking applications for a Horticulture Apprentice to join our Parks & Gardens department. This position is based at our Operations Centre in the Karratha Industrial Estate but will operate throughout the Municipality at all of our Parks, Gardens & Reserves. It offers a range of benefits alongside the salary including, but not limited to:

  • Six weeks annual leave
  • 9 day fortnight 
  • 13% Superannuation
  • Wellness Program

A career with the City of Karratha means exposure and access to a diverse range of horticulture activities. This is an excellent career opportunity for a self-motivated, conscientious individual who is committed to developing a career in Horticulture. A can-do attitude is essential and you must be willing to learn new skills and accept direction.

The successful applicant will be signed up to Cert III in Sports Turf Management and a Cert III in Irrigation. Participating in a structured training program as you work towards a nationally recognized trade qualification, you will be working with experienced colleagues, where you will be given the support you need to reach your full potential.

Applications are to include a CV, completed application form, and a covering letter (max 2 pages) indicating your motivation for wanting to undertake a Horticultural apprenticeship and your ability to successfully fulfil the requirements of the position both practically and administratively.

For enquiries about this position please contact Human Resources on 9186 8543.

Applications are to be received by no later than 4.00pm, Monday 21st January 2019. They are to be marked “Private and Confidential” and emailed to hr@karratha.wa.gov.au or sent via post to PO Box 219 Karratha WA 6714.