Grounds & Maintenance Officer - Willowdale


We are currently looking for a hands-on Grounds and Maintenance Officer to join Stockland Willowdale located at Denham Court in Sydney’s thriving south west. This role is 3 x days per week (ideally Monday, Wednesday & Friday), but we are flexible on what days for the right candidate.

As our friendly onsite Grounds and Maintenance Officer, you will be kept on your feet assisting across a variety of predominantly gardening related tasks, along with some maintenance tasks, ensuring the continued comfort, safety and happiness of our village residents.

Your tasks will include:

 

  • Managing the everyday maintenance and presentation of the village
  • Managing lawns, hedging and irrigation system (the whole village is irrigated)
  • Propagate and prune plants
  • Mulch garden beds according to best practice as required
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Ensuring all communal areas are tidy and well-maintained
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with residents and their families, through the delivery of outstanding service
  • Identifying and reporting any hazards or safety issues
  • Assisting with ad hoc projects as required

 

About You:

  • You will be reliable and personable and will make a positive difference to our residents
  • Ability to work unsupervised and independently
  • Strong gardening experience
  • Have come from a background where you had to look after a facility with high standards such as a retirement village or golf club
  • Ability to prioritise work schedules
  • Ability to show initiative, discretion and judgement in carrying out assigned duties
  • Alignment to Stockland values and culture

 

This is a great opportunity for someone who is energetic and passionate about what they do, enjoys variety and would like to make a real difference in one of our signature Retirement Villages.

 

What’s in it for you

At Stockland we are a community delivering outcomes that benefit the community at large. We work collaboratively and inclusively, building strong working relationships. Our portfolio is diverse and so are the opportunities for professional and career development. We are committed to providing our people with broad experiences to build a successful career.

We recognise the importance of flexibility and work life-quality and over 80% of our employees have informal or formal flexible work arrangements. Additionally, Stockland has a strong commitment to achieving the best outcomes through an inclusive and collaborative culture. Our customers come from diverse backgrounds and we want our teams to reflect this.

As part of the recruitment process, you may need to undergo a pre-employment medical assessment to assess your ability to perform the requirements of the role.

Agencies should note that unsolicited resumes will not be accepted for this position and Stockland will not pay any fees related to resumes that are submitted directly to hiring managers and not through our approved process. Where appropriate, the Careers @ Stockland Team will work with our preferred panel of agencies to source candidates for roles. Please submit any queries relating to the approved process of submitting candidate resumes or Stockland’s preferred agency panel to careers@stockland.com.au

Apply today – Stockland – it's your place.

 


We are currently looking for a hands-on Grounds and Maintenance Officer to join Stockland Willowdale located at Denham Court in Sydney’s thriving south west. This role is 3 x days per week (ideally Monday, Wednesday & Friday), but we are flexible on what days for the right candidate.

As our friendly onsite Grounds and Maintenance Officer, you will be kept on your feet assisting across a variety of predominantly gardening related tasks, along with some maintenance tasks, ensuring the continued comfort, safety and happiness of our village residents.

Your tasks will include:

 

  • Managing the everyday maintenance and presentation of the village
  • Managing lawns, hedging and irrigation system (the whole village is irrigated)
  • Propagate and prune plants
  • Mulch garden beds according to best practice as required
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Ensuring all communal areas are tidy and well-maintained
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with residents and their families, through the delivery of outstanding service
  • Identifying and reporting any hazards or safety issues
  • Assisting with ad hoc projects as required

 

About You:

  • You will be reliable and personable and will make a positive difference to our residents
  • Ability to work unsupervised and independently
  • Strong gardening experience
  • Have come from a background where you had to look after a facility with high standards such as a retirement village or golf club
  • Ability to prioritise work schedules
  • Ability to show initiative, discretion and judgement in carrying out assigned duties
  • Alignment to Stockland values and culture

 

This is a great opportunity for someone who is energetic and passionate about what they do, enjoys variety and would like to make a real difference in one of our signature Retirement Villages.

 

What’s in it for you

At Stockland we are a community delivering outcomes that benefit the community at large. We work collaboratively and inclusively, building strong working relationships. Our portfolio is diverse and so are the opportunities for professional and career development. We are committed to providing our people with broad experiences to build a successful career.

We recognise the importance of flexibility and work life-quality and over 80% of our employees have informal or formal flexible work arrangements. Additionally, Stockland has a strong commitment to achieving the best outcomes through an inclusive and collaborative culture. Our customers come from diverse backgrounds and we want our teams to reflect this.

As part of the recruitment process, you may need to undergo a pre-employment medical assessment to assess your ability to perform the requirements of the role.

Agencies should note that unsolicited resumes will not be accepted for this position and Stockland will not pay any fees related to resumes that are submitted directly to hiring managers and not through our approved process. Where appropriate, the Careers @ Stockland Team will work with our preferred panel of agencies to source candidates for roles. Please submit any queries relating to the approved process of submitting candidate resumes or Stockland’s preferred agency panel to careers@stockland.com.au

Apply today – Stockland – it's your place.

 

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