Job Details

Grounds Worker

Urban Maintenance Systems

4 November 2021
4 December 2021
Alissa Mitrovic
  • Expression of interest
  • Full time, permanent role
  • Craigieburn location

Urban Maintenance Systems Pty Ltd (UMS) is a specialist provider of facilities maintenance services to Government, Local Government and Private Sector organisations throughout Australia, with more than twenty years of experience.

We have an opportunity for an experienced Grounds Worker to join our Craigieburn team on a full-time basis. Maintaining high-profile sporting grounds and parks through inner-city council jobs.

Essential responsibilities for the position include:

  • Operating & maintain ride-on cylinder and rotary mowers as well as a range of turf renovation machinery
  • Preparation of a range of turf surfaces for sport
  • Identify & report basic pest and disease
  • Conducting renovations on both sports turf and passive turf
  • General mowing on sports grounds and passive turf
  • Controlling weeds, preparing and applying pesticides

Essential requirements for the position include:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in grounds and open space and/or turf management role
  • Chemcert accreditation preferred
  • Certificate III in Sports Turf Management, preferred
  • Mechanically minded
  • Manual drivers license
  • Excellent customer service focus and interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to work autonomously
  • Strong safety, environmental, and quality focus

What's on offer?

UMS offers an excellent working environment, a competitive salary package and prides itself on a positive and engaging organisational culture. If you are looking for a challenge and enjoy working in a fast-paced role that offers plenty of variety, we want to hear from you.

To apply for this job go to: and enter ref 5715151.

Applications close 04 December 2021

All successful candidates will be expected to undertake a Police Check and Pre-employment medical check (including drug and alcohol testing).

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