Gardening + Maintenance
We are expanding and looking for a suitably experienced Maintenance and Gardening all-rounder to join our team. The grass is greener where you water it… apply now!
With a marked focus on beautiful products and diamond service, Otto’s Market has become a true destination for lovers of food across the region. We embrace culinary integrity and a creative, memorable approach to dining – specialising in creative solutions to serve our discerning base of loyal customers.
At Otto’s, we believe we are best equipped to help our customers and the community we serve, when our surroundings are safe, operational and attractive. This is why we are pulling out all the stops to find an experienced individual to join our team in the role of Maintenance and Gardening.
ABOUT THE ROLE
The importance of your role is undeniable. This is a hands-on position which entails all facets of building and grounds maintenance, including mowing and gardening. Experience and competence in the use of a range of landscape maintenance tools, plant and mechanical equipment is required.
In this crucial role, you will be required to carry out all-round maintenance on a daily basis, which includes commercial carpentry, minor plumbing, replacing lamps, painting/patching, small projects, general reporting and other maintenance duties.
You will be required to assist with the design and build of event props, as well as transport, set up and pack down of events. You will, at times, be required to perform your duties in view of our customers and guests.
Your friends like call you ‘MacGyver’. A true all-rounder, you are able to do anything and everything… often at the drop of a hat. The ability to think on your feet comes naturally to you, and no task is every too big, or small.
You are self-motivated, with the ability to work independently and as part of a team. Your energy is unparalleled, which is essential as you will never not be busy in this role. That said, excellent organisational skills, in addition to fantastic interpersonal skills are essential.
Ideally, you will have proven experience in building, construction or facilities maintenance, with a related trade qualification being advantageous. This is a hands-on role, requiring you to have the ability to walk, drive, lift and carry heavy items, so physical fitness is a must.
You are in possession of a forklift licence, white card and a valid ‘C’ class manual drivers licence, with clean driving records. Accreditation in testing and tagging, and working at heights (HWRL) will go that extra mile in seeing you succeed.
You are willing to live the Otto’s passion and go that extra mile to provide our staff and guests with a memorable experience. Understanding that are times where you will work amongst our customers, you are well presented, courteous and friendly. You are reliable and integrity is in your blood – you can be fully trusted to work effectively whilst unsupervised.
In a nutshell, you’re a bit of a Swiss army knife… one tool that can do it all.
Due to the large volume of applications expected, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Wow us with your experience in a brief CV and cover letter to guarantee a response.