Sportsgrounds Audit Officer

  • Casey
  • City Of Casey
Job details Must have demonstrated experience in the maintenance of turf and sports grounds.  2 x Permanent roles with a 9-day fortnight RDO. Starting salary of $69,155.55 + super for the successful applicant. The City of Casey is one of Victoria’s largest and one of the fastest growing and most diverse cities. The Council plans and delivers quality services and infrastructure for the more than 369,453 residents who call Casey home. VIBE (Casey Works Centre) is home to the Open Space & City Greening business unit and offers modern, smart, and functional workspaces which support the service and operational needs of the City Presentation Department The City of Casey is proud to deliver and manage a number of sporting fields of exceptional quality across the municipality. We currently manage over 120 sports fields, 38 netball courts, 2 athletics tracks, and 118 tennis courts with new, and modernised facilities coming online every year. Casey Fields hosts elite level training grounds for the Melbourne Football Club (AFL/AFLW) and Melbourne City Football Club (A-League), and regularly hosts state level and nationally televised events in sports such as cricket, rugby league, athletics and BMX. The sportsgrounds and active open spaces in Casey are well loved by the local clubs and the residents. Working collaboratively within the team, with a customer first approach, one of our key goals is to deliver outcomes of exceptional quality for our community. We live our values of dreaming big, empowering each other, and making our community proud. A bit about the role You will work with your team to ensure the playing surfaces and surrounds at sportsgrounds and recreation reserves are maintained to the highest standards required for their designated sport or purpose.  What you’ll deliver Perform sportsgrounds and active open space maintenance inspections, recording defects and reporting works through Councils corporate software system. Directly provide hands on general maintenance work, renovation and development works relating to the management, maintenance of turf and active open spaces to industry standards. Operate a range of mechanical equipment and plant associated with general turf and gardening operations. Work collaboratively with other members of the Sports, Turf and Pathways team to provide excellent customer service to internal and external stakeholders. Audit and report on contractor performance and OHS as required. Implement traffic management plans. Respond to emergency situations. Operate minor plant when required. Operate a range of mechanical equipment and plant associated with general turf and gardening operations. What you’ll bring Experience and/or strong interest in civil, sports and landscape infrastructure maintenance. Valid Victorian driver’s licence with minimum Medium Rigid Truck Endorsement or be willing to obtain. Willingness to undergo pre-employment background checks including National Criminal History Check, Working with Children Check, Eligibility to Work check & Functional Assessment (Medical/physio) A curious, collaborative, and inclusive community mindset. Why join us? At Casey, we strive for a workforce that reflects our diverse community in line with our core values of Dream Big, Empower Each Other and Make our Community Proud. We value our people and show this appreciation beyond their remuneration, supporting them through a range of financial and non-financial rewards and benefits.  Our holistic approach offers a range of personal and professional benefits that collectively make a big impact to support our people where they need it most. Benefits | City of Casey A supportive learning culture A hybrid and flexible workplace Multi-award-winning architectural office building 2 minutes’ walk to all amenities – Westfield shopping centre, gym/pool, onsite carpark and more.   What’s next? If you think this role might be for you, we would love to hear from you. Please apply by following the links and sending us a cover letter and resume. We do not require any selection criteria to be addressed. To find out more about the role, please contact Daniel Schwarze Team Leader Active Open Space & Pathways, 97927197 and Applications will be accepted until 11.55pm and 29 March 2023 We encourage people with a disability, lived experience of disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this position. The City of Casey has zero tolerance for child abuse and is committed to creating and maintaining a child safe organisation where protecting children and preventing and responding to child abuse is embedded in the everyday thinking and practice of all employees, contractors and volunteers. The City of Casey reserves the right not to make any appointments for this position. For more information about the City of Casey council and to stay across what's happening in our region, follow us on LinkedIn Position description Apply now ← Back to job listings