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Over 600,000 Aussies have lost their jobs during COVID-19 and a further 600,000 have seen their work hours reduced.

As restrictions start to lift and we prepare to get back to a new 'normal' we're launching our new Job File.

Horticulture (Parks and Gardens) Apprentice
21st October 2021

Eurobodalla Shire Council
Job Type
Full Time
76 hours per fortnight

Would you like a job where you can work outdoors in the beautiful Eurobodalla enhancing the Shire’s recreation areas that results in positive experiences for the users? If yes, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

We have an apprenticeship up for grabs where you will train on the job, study and earn an income all while working towards obtaining a nationally accredited qualification.

Our Parks section is responsible for the routine maintenance and minor improvements of Council’s parks and reserves across the Shire. The work involves looking after playgrounds, sports fields, picnic facilities, public toilets and general park areas.

Based from our Narooma Depot, as the Parks Apprentice, you will work in various locations using a variety of hand tools, small machinery and larger plant items for example trimmers, blowers, ride on mowers, tractors and trucks.

Over the four years you will develop practical skills on the job and complete a Certificate III Horticulture (Parks and Gardens).

Applications: For further information or to apply for this position, please go to the Eurobodalla Shire Council web page ( and click on the Vacant Positions tab.

Closing Date: 4.30pm Monday 1 November 2021.

Skill Required

This role will suit someone who is able to carry out physical labouring tasks, complete both work and study commitments, enjoys working in a team and has a desire to build a career while contributing to the local community.

To apply for this job, please contact us by sending us an email to [email protected] or calling us an on 02 4474 1016