Grounds Person (Adelaide, SA, AU, 5000)

  • Broadspectrum
  • 06/09/2018

Job Description

Broadspectrum has a long and successful partnership with the Australian Defence Force (ADF)

The Company
Broadspectrum are an operations, maintenance and services organisation operating globally in the resources, energy, industrial, infrastructure, rail, and property and defence sectors.

Broadspectrum has a long and successful partnership with the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and is now expanding due to the renewal and extension of the Base Services contract to manage ADF facilities under the new contract on a national level.


The Role
Broadspectrum are currently looking to engage an experienced Grounds Person in an ongoing full time position.

This position will see you based at RAAF Base Edinburgh within a well-established maintenance team. This role will see you maintain a wide variety of  grounds, verges, playgrounds, sporting and recreational grounds.

Skills and Experience

Whilst the below are desirable Broadspectrum would encourage people with the correct attitude and willingness to learn to apply.

  • Have experience in parks and gardens maintenance, including relevant plant and tool operation
  • Horticulture qualification (preferred)
  • MR licence (a must)
  • Sound understanding of all aspects of grounds maintenance to include mowing, pruning, planting, mulching and fertilising
  • Operate mowing equipment and tractors for lawn maintenance
  • Basic understanding of commercial reticulation systems
  • This is your chance to experience the safe, rewarding and performance driven culture you deserve




Please Click “APPLY” to forward your application CV, along with copies of the above trade qualifications as well as proof of Citizenship. You must be an Australian Citizen and be able to obtain an ADF Clearance. 

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business.

Position Reference Number: 101095