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Team Member Open Space (Arboriculture) – two positions available

Team Member Open Space (Arboriculture) – two positions available

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Do you want to:

  • Use your specialist arboriculture knowledge?
  • Have a positive impact on the community?
  • Work in the beautiful Adelaide Hills?

We offer a diverse and supportive working environment, opportunities for professional development, flexible work practices, income protection insurance and a genuine desire for you to enjoy your work.

Team Member Open Space (Arboriculture) – two positions available

Reference number 499

LGE Grade 5: $65,636 - $67,365 (FTE) plus superannuation

Full time, permanent

The Adelaide Hills Council is a magnificent place to live, work and visit. The environmental, residential, primary production and natural qualities of the district are renowned and contribute to the Adelaide Hills being "a special place", and one of Australia's most loved areas. Adelaide Hills Council is committed to building the community through leadership, community involvement and commitment to service.

We are seeking two highly motivated, enthusiastic, and suitably skilled individuals to join our Open Space team with a focus on delivering field-based arboriculture duties in a variety of work environments across the Council district.

You will have, or be willing to undertake, a trade qualification (minimum Certificate III) in Arboriculture, and have relevant practical experience. A current Medium Rigid Manual Truck License, Chainsaw Ticket, and experience safely operating and maintaining relevant plant and equipment are all essential. You will have a demonstrated ability to work safely and cooperatively in a team environment. Good communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to liaise confidentially and courteously with internal and external stakeholders will be critical to your success in this role.

This advert information can be provided in other formats if requested.

Applications must address the specified selection criteria in the position description and state the reference number from the advert. Download the position description below.

Apply by 8.00pm, Sunday 14 August 2022 by email to

Enquiries are welcome to Nicole Budd, Coordinator Open Space Operations on (08) 8408 0589.

International applicants who do not have an appropriate Australian work visa or residency will not be considered or acknowledged.

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