Grounds Keeper - Timaru Hospital
South Canterbury District Health Board (Timaru)
Timaru Hospital
1d ago
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Grounds Keeper

FacilitiesServices - Timaru Hospital

FixedTerm, 12 Months.

FullTime, 40 Hours per week, weekdays.

Life is a collection of small moments : meaningful moments, challenging moments, moments to remember. At SCDHB, we wantto support our people to enjoy more of the moments that matter.

Are you readyto join us?

Right now, we re looking for a GroundsKeeper with experience behind them to become part of the Maintenance team herein Timaru.

You ll enjoy the flexibility of a trulyvaried role - never a dull moment or a day that looks like another!

Doyou have get up and go and enjoy working independently and taking pride inyour work?

Inthis position, you will be responsible for general grounds maintenance,including lawn mowing and pruning of shrubs, trees and hedges.

Nobody wants amessy garden, and everyone will appreciate your work keeping the green spacesat Timaru Hospital, Kensington Centre, and other SCDHB sites vibrant.

You may also be called uponto assist the trade staff with other maintenance and repair issues from time totime.

Candidates must have :

  • A current Full Driver s License
  • Good level of fitness and excellent health
  • Sound organisational skills, including a methodicalapproach to routine work and the ability to prioritise to achieve outcomeswithin set timeframes
  • The ability to work unsupervised but also be able to workwith others as a team
  • If you think you are a goodfit and would like a role with consistent work, then we d like to hear from you!

    Why choose South CanterburyDHB?

    As one of the country ssmaller DHBs our people always have room to move and grow - you ll get a widerexposure to specialties and enjoy the benefits of a flat structure : processesthat run smoothly and a fun, friendly culture.

    With us, you re more than just anumber; you re part of a team where everyone knows your name.

    On top of all that, you llget to enjoy the fantastic Timaru lifestyle : between the beach and themountains, work-life balance is truly achievable here.

    At SCDHB, integrity,collaboration, accountability, respect and excellence are at the heart ofeverything we do. We are a proudly diverse team, as we know a diverse andinclusive workforce achieves the best outcomes for our patients andcommunities.

    If you share in these core values and bring them into every aspectof your patient care, we can t wait for you to join us.

    Apply now - this moment isyours!

    Pleaseapply for this vacancy online at

    We look forward to receiving your application directlyvia our Careers Site.

    If youhave any questions regarding this role please contact Human Resources by phoning 03 687-2230.

    Applicationsclosing date : OPEN

    Thisvacancy will close when a suitable applicant is appointed.

    As part of our duty of caretowards our patients, it is crucial that all staff be fully immunised. If youhave made it to the later stages of recruitment, you will be expected toproduce your immunisation records for infection control purposes.

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