Positions vacant

Your interest in employment opportunities at Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority is welcomed. The Authority actively seeks to include, welcome and value unique contributions of all people in our workplace. We encourage all people, including those with disability, Aboriginal Australians, young people and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds to apply for vacant positions.

Applicants should read the Job Application Guidelines and the Job Description for each position. It is strongly recommended that you read this information as it will assist you in producing a correctly formatted job application. You may also be interested in our employment principles.

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All current job vacancies will be posted to this page. Please contact the Human Resources Officer for further information.

Closing Date: 4.00 pm (AWST) 10 April 2017 - Late or pro forma applications will not be accepted.

Position Title: Turf Horticulturist
Location: Kings Park
Position Number: 96000059
Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority (Operations) General Agreement 2016 Level 4.1
Wage: $59,705 per annum
Full Time – Permanent position

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a suitably qualified Turf Horticulturist based in Kings Park. This position will join a small, passionate, and committed team responsible for all aspects of turf care and management within Kings Park. This position will have great exposure to the broader applications of turf management and allow the successful individual to expand upon their knowledge and experience within a rewarding working environment.

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Closing Date: 4.00 pm (AWST) 10 April 2017 - Late or pro forma applications will not be accepted.

Position Title: Horticulturist
Location: Kings Park
Position Number: 96000075
Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority General Agreement 2016 Level 3.1
Wage: $51,916 per annum
Full Time – Two (2) year contract (with possible extension or permanency)

An opportunity has arisen for a suitably qualified Horticulturist to join our enthusiastic Horticultural Displays team in the cultivation and display of Western Australian flora in Kings Park. This is a full-time, two-year contract position with possibility of extension or permanency, playing an active role in the development and maintenance of high quality horticultural displays and other activities. The position offers opportunities to develop your skills and botanical knowledge through working with a highly professional team.

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Closing Date: 4.00 pm (AWST) 3 April 2017 - Late or pro forma applications will not be accepted.

Position Title: Arborist
Location: Kings Park
Position Number: 96000191
Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority General Agreement 2016 Level 4.1
Wage: $59,705 per annum
Full Time – Two (2) year contract (with possible extension or permanency)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a suitably qualified full time Arborist to join our small but passionate Arboriculture team, responsible for high standards of tree care and management within Kings Park and Bold Park. This position will play an active role in team activities and coordination of works, and requires specific demonstrated experience in Arboricultural tree climbing and rigging techniques. It offers great exposure to current and diverse arboriculture techniques and is available for two (2) years with the possibility of extension or permanency.

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