Field Technician (Tree & Maintenance)

Last updated 10 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

Company Description

About Us

Sodexo began operations in Australia in 1982 and now provides on-site services at over 300 diverse locations throughout Australia. Today we have over 5,000 employees in Australia who are part of the global Sodexo team of 425,000.

Sodexo designs, manages and delivers innovative integrated solutions that not only improve the way our clients businesses run on a daily basis, but enhance Quality of Life for our clients, consumers and employees.

Job Description

About the role

The year 2021 will bring about significant growth and exciting prospects within our Corporate Facilities Management segment, Sodexo are inviting applications from experienced Field Technicians (Tree & Maintenance Crew) interested in joining Sodexo and working within the Maroochydore and Caboolture areas.

Reporting into Property & Maintenance Services Team Leader and working on our client site, this role is responsible for maintaining our client’s properties fields, gardens, pathways, hedges and trees for our client’s varied facilities in line with scoped requirements.

Other duties will include but won’t be limited to:

  • Responding to various work orders for fencing repairs, graffiti removal, tree removal, gutter cleaning and dumped rubbish removal.
  • Operating tools, chainsaws a woodchipper and grounds equipment
  • Removing overhanging, protruding and interfering branches or trees
  • Repairing damaged fence poles, tensioning barbed wire and repairing holes in fences
  • Removal of graffiti
  • Operation of a line marking machine
  • Pruning and shaping trees, shrubs and bushes and ensuring fences, buildings, assets, access roads and paths are clear of overhanding vegetation.


About You

The successful candidates will have demonstrated previous experience, safety aware and hazard consciousness as well as holding a positive attitude toward customers and a high standard of customer service.

Ideally, you will hold relevant certifications (Basic Chainsaw Course/Safety Certificate and/or FPIHAR2206B – Operate a mobile chipper/mulcher) and be competent – as well as being able to pass a VOC - in using all relevant equipment.

You will have the ability to multi-task and organize a diverse workload as well as being able to work individually and in a team as well as being self-motivated, self confident, honest, professional, ethical and flexible.

Additional Information

What’s next?

Sodexo offers a competitive salary package along with great employee benefits and a recognition program. If this sounds like the right job for you, please apply via the link for a 5 minute application process.

Sodexo is a contract services company and employment is conditional to Sodexo’s ability to maintain the client contract and its service levels. All employees are subject to a police check and a Working with Children check (where applicable)