W111987 - Horticultural worker

Horticultural worker
Cranbourne Race Course

Do you have a genuine interest in gardening and horticulture ? This placement offers you a great opportunity to be part of a team that looks after the lawns and gardens of this huge venue. you will be supervised by experienced ground keepers giving you an insight into what is involved to keep the Racecourse looking it's best for race days.

Skills You Might Learn

Work Safely in the industry
General grouds keeping skills and knowledge
Safe use of hand tools
Turf management
Safe use of gardening equipment

Typical Tasks & Duties

Assisting staff as required
General maintenance of the grounds including mowing of the lawns and planting out and up keeping the garden beds. Under the supervision of experienced staff you will be engaged in general maintenance around the grounds and gardens.

Student Requirements

Appropriate dress
Must enjoy working outdoors in all weather conditions

Dress Requirements

Safety work boots required
Safety work pants required

Special Transport Requirements

Students must provide own transport to and from the site. Public transport is available.


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Positions: 2 Positions
ID Number: W111987
Industry Area: AGRICULTURE
Location: Cranbourne - Explore Region
Mode/Type: Structured Workplace Learning (SWL)
Attendance: Workday hours to be decided by the employer Students must be committed to working full workdays
Added By: South East Local Learning & Employment Network


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