Gardeners plant, cultivate, maintain, plan and construct parks, gardens and landscapes, and inspect, diagnose and treat trees and shrubs.
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- preparing and maintaining seedbeds and growing sites
- propagating and planting trees, bushes, hedges, flowers and bulbs
- preparing lawn areas by spreading top soil and planting grass, and by laying instant turf
- maintaining planted and grassed areas by weeding, trimming, fertilising, watering and mowing
- pruning trees and hedges, and installing plant support and protection devices
- preparing plans and drawings, selecting materials and plants, and scheduling landscape construction
- setting out and installing hardscape and softscape structures
- constructing gravel and paved areas, walls, fences, pergolas, ponds, barbecues and garden furniture
- examining trees to assess their condition and determine treatment
- lopping limbs off trees and shaping branches using chain and handsaws
- spraying and dusting plants and trees to control insects and disease, and felling diseased trees.
- Landscape Gardener
VET (Vocational Education And Training)
- Cert II in Horticulture
- Cert III in Horticulture
Other Careers In This Industry
Apprentice Landscape Gardener
- Greenworx Pty Limited
- You will be working with great leaders to provide landscape maintenance for our clients. Your day will involve tasks like mowing and lawn maintenance, hedging and pruning and other soft landscape maintenance tasks.
- We have great teams who work well together and enjoy their jobs
- We are an expanding company with plenty of scope for advancement
- We will make sure that you get all the training and support you need to be successful
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- Tue 14 Jan , 2020
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- S & S Auto Electrical Services P/L
- You will be assessed on your knowledge and trained how to repair heavy vehicles and earthmoving equipment and trained to to complete Air Conditioning services and repairs, you will be teamed with a tradesman and taught the correct procedures to enable you to work in supervised. You will learn all about workshop durties to keep a clean and efficient safe work area.
- well established business
- great team of tradesmen
- variety of work and extensive opportunity to learn
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- Tue 7 Jan , 2020
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