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Position Vacant - Parks & Gardens Horticulture & Landscape Coordinator - PV 7/21 - Closes 4 March 2021

Salary: $65,764p.a – $73,902p.a + 9.5% superannuation

Applications are invited for the above position.

An outstanding career opportunity is available for an experienced professional, seeking to make a difference in the demanding and diverse role of Parks & Gardens Horticulture and Landscape Coordinator.

This is a key position in the organisation, responsible for the planning, coordination of establishment, maintenance and care of Council’s parks, gardens, sportsgrounds and other related land/streetscapes. The positon will ensure that Tenterfield Shire has a strong attractive visual (“feel & look”), and that quality produces positive results from the Shire’s community, residents and visitors.

You will have demonstrated experience in open space, parks & gardens, amenity, horticultural and works project management and practices. Demonstrate highly developed operational leadership skills, and an understanding of the operational requirements for parks and gardens asset management and implementation. You will also have experience in performance management, benchmarking of services and staff engagement.

If you are an individual who is looking for a challenging and rewarding role, and is passionate about serving your local community, we encourage you to apply.

Further information and details can be obtained in Council’s Position Information Package , or by contacting Councils Manager Open Space, Regulatory & Utilities, or the HR, Workforce Development & Safety team on
02 6736 6000 (during business hours).

Applications addressing the selection criteria should be emailed to the Acting Chief Executive at quoting the reference number and be submitted by no later than 4.00pm, 4 March 2021.

Tenterfield Shire Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and proudly embraces the following values: Integrity, Community Focus, Accountability, Respect, & Excellence (ICARE).

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen/resident, or hold a visa that allows employment in Australia.


Position Information Package – Parks & Gardens Horticulture& Landscape Coordinator – PV 7/21