Supervisor Open Space Maintenance

Position Title: Supervisor Open Space Maintenance
Reference Number: 20240340/1712
Position Description: Supervisor Open Space Maintenance - March 2024.pdf (549.89 KB)
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Council is currently seeking a motivated Supervisor Open Space Maintenance to join their highly regarded depot team, the successful candidate will:


  • To support the Team Leader Parks Gardens and Environment to achieve on ground maintenance works in the City’s Open Space Areas.
  • Provide competent daily supervision and direction of the outdoor staff/contractors in the execution of the works program, relating to; grass cutting, sports fields, weed control, path and edge curbing, brush cutting and associated general maintenance.
  • Ensure the use of safe work practices by the outdoor staff in execution of duties at all times and to ensure contractors, their agents, and staff comply with OH&S and Equal Opportunity legislation.


The Benefits
This is a permanent full time position.
The current salary is $68,583 per annum (inclusive of industry allowance) excluding superannuation, with the opportunity to progress through Councils banding levels.  

Council also offers a range of other benefits for its employees, including:

  • 9 day fortnight
  • Ongoing training and development 
  • Discount to Council owned facilities
  • Paid parental leave 
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Long service leave (pro-rata) after 7 years


To Apply
To apply for this opportunity, please click ‘Apply Now’ above. 

If after reading the position description you have further questions please contact Shane Stenhouse,  Team Leader Parks Garden and Environment  on 03 5559 4663 or

Applications close: 5.00pm on Friday 12 April 2024

Please note, that all prospective Warrnambool City Council employees will be required to undertake a medical assessment. Council also completes a range of other pre-employment checks which include reference checks and a criminal history check. For more information about the recruitment process, please visit


Warrnambool City Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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