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Maintenance/Gardening Officer - Caddens/The Ponds

Apply now Job no: 498058
Work type: Permanent Full-Time
Location: Western Sydney
Categories: Maintenance & Trades

• Permanent full-time position
• Based at 2 sites – Caddens and The Ponds NSW
• Diverse role

About us:

As a Christian organisation, with a heritage of service spanning 160 years, we serve older people and those who are vulnerable or marginalised by providing a range of accommodation, care and community services.

About the Role:

Caddens and The Ponds Retirement Village and is seeking an experienced Maintenance Officer/Gardener to join their team on a full-time basis. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that maintenance duties are completed on time and to a high standard. You will anticipate, arrange and carry out repairs, maintaining buildings and advising on replacement or repairs as required.
The candidate will be travelling to 2 Anglicare sites based at Caddens and The Ponds, NSW on a fortnightly cycle. Hours are Monday to Friday day shifts.

Duties may include and will not be limited to:

•Carpentry Works
•Door and lock repairs
•Painting
•Concreting
•Minor roofing repairs
•Gutter cleaning
•Sweeping
•Minor alterations and handyman duties
•Appliance fault finding
•Carpet, joinery and plumbing repairs
•Garden maintenance

Key responsibilities (not limited to):

• Ensures that maintenance duties are completed in a safe, efficient and effective way by following specified policies and procedures with special attention to all aspects of safety;
• Ensures all equipment is maintained in a safe working order;
• Ensures that grounds and gardens are maintained to a high standard;
• Contribute to the support of residents by providing appropriate assistance and quality service as required, and with respect to dignity and privacy;
• Contributes to the development of the safety culture by keeping their workplace safe, clean and tidy, complying with site safety rules;
• Participating in workplace consultation activities and actively participating in any other safety activities as prescribed in the WHSIMS.

Skills, knowledge and experience needed:

• Appropriate certificate in maintenance or related discipline is preferred, but at a minimum a basic knowledge of maintenance and plant material
• Previous experience in maintenance/gardening preferred
• A current NSW driver’s license
• Reliable with a strong work ethic
• Alignment with Anglicare’s Christian values
• Passion for assisting older people and working in Aged Care

If you are passionate about working with a committed team, all within a Christian environment, we would love to hear from you.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island candidates are encouraged to apply.

For more information please visit: www.anglicare.org.au

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Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as applications may be reviewed prior to the closing date; and as such the closing date is subject to change without notice.

 

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