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Horticulture Traineeship

Location: City of Victor Harbor Council

Who is Statewide Group Training
Statewide Group Training (SA) Incorporated is an independent, community-based not for profit organisation that has been servicing the employment and training needs of South Australian apprentices and trainees, business and industry for over 30 years.

The Traineeship

Certificate 3 (or 4 for the right person) in Horticulture

Statewide Group Training are seeking a trainee to join our team working throughout the City of Victor Harbor Council area with the Open Space Team.

The position is a full-time traineeship, working a minimum of 38 hours per week and will be paid as per the relevant award unless otherwise advised.

Duties may include –

  • Tree care and pruning
  • Tree planting
  • Operation and care of tree pruning equipment
  • Operation of woodchipper
  • Garden bed planting and maintenance
  • Garden and Environmental Weed control techniques
  • Operation and maintenance of weed spray equipment
  • WHS with all operations
  • Lawn care and maintenance
  • Operating mowers-whipper -snippers

About you –

  • Have a genuine passion for Horticulture
  • Be committed to undertaking a 36-month traineeship
  • Be willing to work a reasonable amount of overtime
  • Be physically fit
  • Be willing to obtain a traffic management course before or during at your own expense

Application process

Please send your resume and cover letter to jamesv@sgt.asn.au outlining your interest and suitability to the position.

Applications close

30/11/2022

Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.