43598


Wholesale Nursery Worker
Full-time Temporary

Closes: 27 June 2019

Classification: General Service Officer Level 3/4
Salary: $49,040 - $53,553
Position No: 43598
Directorate: Transport Canberra and City Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 24 May 2019
Contact Officer: Nathan Wells on nathan.wells@act.gov.au or 0468 562 129


Details: Yarralumla Nursery is the largest wholesale production plant nursery in the Capital Region. We are currently seeking a motivated person with a strong work ethic to fill the position of Wholesale Nursery Worker in our production team. The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate the ability to contribute positively within a team environment and work independently with limited supervision where required. Yarralumla Nursery is committed to the ACT Government values, Code of Conduct and Respect and Equity Framework. The ACT Public Service supports workforce diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability, culturally diverse people and those who identify as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: It is desirable but not essential that the successful applicant will have experience in the plant nursery or landscape industry and hold a manual class C drivers licence.
Note: This is a temporary position available for six months with the possibility of extension and/or permanency. This is a designated position in accordance with s42, Discrimination Act 1991 and is only open to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander heritage is considered essential and therefore a Confirmation of Aboriginality may be requested. An order of merit will be established from this selection process and may be used to fill future vacancies over the next 12 months. Selection may be based on application and referee reports only.
How to Apply: Applicants must respond directly to Selection Criteria. Applicants should email their response to Selection Criteria to jobs@act.gov.au along with their current resume and Application Coversheet. Any questions relating to the advertised position should be directed to the Contact Officer.

Note

This is a designated position in accordance with s42, Discrimination Act 1991 and is only open to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander heritage is considered essential and therefore a Confirmation of Aboriginality may be requested.

Career interest categories:

Environmental Care and Sustainability
Indigenous
Trades, Maintenance and Horticulture