Spray Technician

Super Gardens

Melbourne, VIC

Posted 10/17/2020

Super Gardens is Victoria's longest standing privately owned Commercial Landscape Construction, Gardens and Grounds Maintenance and Turf Management businesses, spanning more than 30 years.

Our business continues to grow and as the warmer weather approaches and the grass, plants and flowers grow, we have a newly created opportunity for an experienced and qualified Spray Technician to join the team.

The Spray Technician will provide specialised spray technician works across the grounds, turf and landscape construction portfolios. This includes operating in safe working conditions, producing high quality work, maintaining professional relationships with stakeholders and to ensure an excellent standard of service is provided to our various clients.

Day to day responsibilities include:
Apply chemicals to turf, plants, and maintain, service, and operate the equipment to provide technical expertise and hands-on spray technician services:
Maintenance of seasonal program, identifying, analysing and treating weeds, pests and diseases;
Irrigation control, fertilising turf and maintaining a dethatching program;
Mixing, decanting and spraying chemicals including pesticides, fungicides, herbicides and fertilisers;
Perform routine safety inspections on all spraying equipment, compile MSDS’s and reports of pesticide usage, properly clean equipment each day, complete daily and weekly calibration checks;
Performs preventive maintenance on and keeps accurate records for all equipment including report any equipment malfunctions that cannot be repaired by the technician;
Maintains chemical storage and mixing areas in compliance with HSEQ requirements;
Must maintain Spray records for each spray task as per HSEQ requirements.
Support the Turf Manager in procurement and restocking of products and equipment related to spraying; and
At times, support the grounds maintenance team with: mowing and edging lawns to specifications, pruning, weeding, leaf and rubbish removal.
You will thrive utilising your turf management and spraying expertise and gain satisfaction from improving the condition and appearance of our clients grounds. Your experience and qualifications will ensure you contribute effectively and add value to our team in no time!

Joining Super Gardens, you will reap the benefits of a strong team environment, supportive management, a business poised for continued growth and an exclusive employee benefits platform, looking after your overall wellbeing.

If this sounds of interest, please don’t hesitate to apply now.

To view and apply for this job on the web visit:

https://www.jobsinfarming.com.au/job/14478335