Infrastructure Technician (Carpentry and Building) (RBGV 2.2)

Job posted: 16/07/2021
Applications close: 09/08/2021 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Royal Botanic Gardens Board

Salary: $63,063 - $69,668

Occupation: Facilities Management

Reference: VG/421583_A

Reference: VG/421583_A

Occupation: Facilities Management

Salary Range: $63,063 - $69,668

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria (RBGV) is one of the world's leading botanic gardens and a centre of excellence for horticulture, science, public engagement, inclusion and learning.

  • Opportunity to work at an iconic Victorian landmark
  • Ongoing, full time position
  • Cranbourne Gardens location

About our Organisation

At RBGV, our mission is to safeguard plants and plant knowledge for the wellbeing of people and the planet. We play a meaningful role in people's everyday lives, offering extraordinary opportunities to engage with nature for mental, physical, social and community wellbeing. Our interpretation, research programs and living landscapes support visitors of all ages to understand their role in protecting Victoria's vital and fragile biodiversity and in creating a sustainable future for all. We are also a vital contributor to Melbourne as a resilient city, proudly supporting multiple tourism and hospitality businesses within our sites. The Traditional Owners of the lands upon which we work and learn are the peoples of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present, and acknowledge traditional wisdom in plant, land and water management of this precious country for over 40000 years.

About the Role

The Infrastructure Technician (Carpentry & Building) provides general maintenance and carpentry services as part of the Infrastructure team at Cranbourne Gardens to maintain and develop hard landscape and built assets to agreed standards. You will maintain and repair equipment and assets, contribute to planning processes at Branch and Divisional level, and work both autonomously and within teams to deliver desired outcomes. Additional duties will include fire management tasks, costing jobs and observing all required OH&S practices. 

About You

The successful candidate will have relevant trade qualifications in Carpentry/Cabinet Making and/or joinery or commensurate industry experience. You will have demonstrated experience in carpentry, infrastructure and asset maintenance of small projects/programs, using a range of construction and carpentry tools, machinery and equipment. You will be well versed in maintaining all types of hard landscape to high standards and meeting deadlines, always ensuring OH&S practices and procedures are accurately followed.  An excellent communicator and technically savvy, you will be able to interpret building plans/drawings, provide accurate estimates and costings, and interact with both team members and members of the public in a friendly and professional manner. You take pride in your work and are now looking for a new opportunity to utilise your skills and experience. All other key selection criteria can be found in the position description which is located under the attachments heading on the Victorian Government Careers website.

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please visit the Vic Gov Careers Website at http://jobs.careers.vic.gov.au.To be considered for this position you must submit a recent resume along with a document responding to each of the Key Selection Criteria as stated in the position description. Applications will only be accepted via the Victorian Government website. Enquiries can be directed by email to recruitment@rbg.vic.gov.au. RBGV is committed to achieving a diverse workforce and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Our organisation is a proudly child safe organisation and committed to protecting children and young people from harm. We require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment.

Infrastructure Technician (Carpentry and Building) (RBGV 2.2)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

RBGV 2.2


Team Leader Infrastructure (Cranbourne Gardens) | recruitment@rbg.vic.gov.au

Infrastructure Technician (Carpentry and Building) (RBGV 2.2)