Published on Tuesday, 19 October 2021 at 11:34:40 AM


Are you looking for a busy hands-on role in a hardworking Council Team? We are looking for an experienced Head Gardener to lead our Parks & Gardens Team.

The Shire of Quairading is seeking applications for an experienced Head Gardener.  This position is based in Quairading and offers a unique opportunity for a suitably qualified and experienced person to lead a dedicated Parks and Gardens Team in the day-to-day operations, and more importantly have a hands on approach in the maintenance and development of the Shire’s ovals, parks and gardens, aimed at providing a high standard of public amenity for the residents of Quairading.

It is expected that the successful applicant will have a demonstrated track record of success in a similar role.  Well-developed leadership skills are critical requirements and the role requires a person who is suitably qualified and self-driven, with the ability to work in a team situation.

The Quairading Community is welcoming & inclusive and the Town provides a full Suite of Services, Facilities and Activities and is an ideal place to raise a Family.  This position is a great opportunity to further develop your career and experience the unique lifestyle that a Rural Community offers.

We offer an attractive remuneration package and benefits also include subsidised housing and commuter use of a Shire vehicle.  Details of these and other benefits are detailed in the application package.

Please submit your resume including the name and contact details of 2 Referees and a Cover Letter addressing the selection criteria, marked attention to the Chief Executive Officer and email your application to anthea.strauss@quairading.wa.gov.au by 5.00pm Friday 29th October 2021.

If you have any queries or would like more information about this position, please contact Allan Rourke on ph. 9645 2412.

An Application Package can be obtained via the Shire of Quairading website Here or by contacting the Shire Administration Centre on ph.9645 2400 or email anthea.strauss@quairading.wa.gov.au.

Applications close at 5pm AWST on Friday 29th October 2021

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