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About the businessAustralian Regional and Remote Community Services (ARRCS) is a not-for-profit aged care and community service provider that was established in July 2014 to operate residential care facilities and community care programs in the Northern Territory. About the roleBased at our Hetti Perkins facility in Alice Springs, we have a part time opportunity for a Groundsperson. Reporting daily to the Facility Manager, you will be responsible for a range of duties across our Residential Aged Care facility. You will be required to maintain & clean the grounds, maintain & clean equipment, operate the grounds irrigation system and support the Maintenance Team as required.Along with relevant record keeping and administration, you will ensure all tasks are completed in a safe and timely manner, including all planned and programmed maintenance and gardening. You must be committed to learning and strive to continuously improve all grounds operations at the facility.  About youYou are a self-starting and driven individual who loves working collaboratively as part of a team, however, you are also capable of working on your own. You display a professional, positive, proactive attitude and willingness to invest extra effort when required. You have a high level of interpersonal skills which allows you to liaise and engage with a diverse range of stakeholders.With your highly developed customer focus and excellent service skills you resolve maintenance issues as they arise. You have proven knowledge and physical capacity to use and maintain equipment as required by the role. The safety and comfort of our residents must always be at the forefront of your mind. You are respectful and have a welcoming, caring and compassionate nature. Skills & Experience Previous experience in residential aged care, retirement living or community services environment is highly regardedTrade Qualification is desirable Ability to operate computer and printer applications at a basic level, including Outlook, Internet Explorer, ExcelMust have a current National Police Check, First Aid Certificate, OCHRE card, Flu Vaccination and NT Drivers’ License or a willingness to obtain prior to commencingDemonstrate excellent time management skills and the ability to operate independently and as a team member to meet job deadlinesWilling to conduct a pre-employment medical Benefits and perksAs ARRCS is a Not for Profit organisation, we have great benefits including;CBB Salary Packaging - Tax-free money to pay debts such as Rent & MortgageWellness & Employee Support Services 23.17 AUD Alice Springs 0870