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Grounds Maintenance Supervisor

  • Immediately Available

  • Horticulture / Landscaping Experience Needed

  • Supervisory Role

Seeking immediately avail Grounds Maintenance Supervisor - Significant horticulture, landscaping experience

Your new company
Our client provides grounds and facility maintenance contractors to government and commercial businesses across the NT.

Your new role
This fast-growing, local company is seeking an experienced Project Grounds Maintenance Supervisor to manage a high profile contract with a minimum 3.5 year tenure.
In the this role you will be required to supervise a team of 10-15 staff and ensure tidy and kept lawns and garden beds within your designated site. Although this role is managerial you may be required to work on the tools to ensure deadlines and cover absent staff.
You will liaise closely with the client to ensure job satisfaction and will perform routine inspections to ensure KPI's are met.

  • Team supervision - manage a team of 10-15

  • Contract management - submission of client reports

  • Client liaison

  • Conduct routine inspections

  • Meet KPI's and budget requirements

What you'll need to succeed

In order to be successful you will need to be living in the NT to be able to start immediately.

You MUST have demonstrated extensive experience working in a similar role, operation of mower and whipper snippers and use of chemical sprays to control weeds, pests and insects.

  • Previous experience working in a Grounds Maintenance supervisory position

  • Extensive horticultural knowledge in the NT

  • Be confident and comfortable working independently

  • Good organisation and computer skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Demonstrate a high level of initiative, takes ownership of issues and has a positive "can do" attitude

  • Methodical approach to work and high attention to detail


  • Cert III or IV in Horticulture

  • Extensive years experience in a similar role

  • MR/HR license

  • Traffic Control WZ1

  • CHEMCERT License

  • First Aid Certificate

  • Current National Criminal History Check

  • Working with Children (Ochre Card)

What you'll get in return
You'll get the opportunity to work with a local fast-growing company.
Salary Base of $60-70k plus Super plus Car

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Date Posted
Trades & Services
Darwin, NT 0800
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
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