Job Details

Turf Consultant – Natural Turf Surfaces

Endeavour Turf Professionals Pty Ltd (ETP Turf)

Victoria
Permanent
5 June 2019
1 July 2019
Grant Greenway

If your passion is working on natural turf sports surfaces then this is an outstanding opportunity to join a dynamic independent Australian commercial turf consultancy and work in a supportive, friendly and teamed focused environment.

You might be a graduate, turf agronomist, turf manager or turf construction project manager, civil engineer, designer, curator or golf course superintendent?

Your primary responsibilities will be to provide our clients with high quality turf consultancy services by planning, executing, evaluating and providing expert and qualified turf recommendations and reports from in-field assessments. You will work on turf design and construction specifications and provide project progress and outcome reports on numerous natural turf industry specific construction projects. You will maintain and grow existing relationship with specialised clients, local government authorities, golf courses, turf producers, turf construction contractors and assist with current research-based contracts.

The position will also focus on promoting Endeavour Turf Professionals expertise and project results via networking with our established client base and customers. This will be achieved through market visitations, industry seminars and field days, on-site meetings with end-user clients and general technical and agronomic support to our clients.

You ideally have relevant tertiary qualifications in agricultural science and or agronomy, and or together with experience in, and knowledge of, the applications of consultancy services in the commercial turf, agricultural or horticultural sectors. This position will involve from time to time some targeted travel throughout east coast Australia and overseas.

The salary rewards of this position are contemporary, competitive and reflect the caliber of the individual sought and the expected contribution and return from that individual. The overall salary package includes superannuation, work tools such as laptop, phone, etc., and a fully maintained motor vehicle. Of equal importance is the rewarding challenge of working in a niche industry sector of the Australian commercial turf industry along with being involved in a supportive, friendly and cooperative work environment.

Preferred applicant selection criteria:

  • You have a passion for natural turf surfaces and probably have current turf industry experience.
  • You can demonstrate knowledge of commercial consultancy services.
  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills as they are the basis of this position.
  • You may come from our have had a background in turf and amenity, agriculture or horticulture industries.
  • Your knowledge may be from tertiary education, industry experience or a combination of both.

Please send your confidential application to:

Grant Greenway by e-mail on: grant.greenway@etpturf.com.au or post to:

P.O. Box 16, Highett VIC 3190.

Ph: 0419 527 209 Fax: 03 8555 0642

www.etpturf.com.au

Applications close: 1st July 2019

A brief job description including key selection criteria is available on request:

Note: Applicant must have a legal right to work in Australia

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