Grounds and Maintenance Officer

at LaSalle Catholic College
Published February 25, 2024
Location Bankstown, Australia
Category Admin and Clerical  
Job Type Full-time  
Trade qualifications
Perform general maintenance tasks
Ability to work both collaboratively as part of a team and at times autonomously


LaSalle Catholic College Bankstown is looking for a suitably qualified and/or experienced full-time Grounds and Maintenance Officer.
Our school is part of Sydney Catholic Schools (SCS) which continues to be a thriving and growing contemporary educational community with over 150 schools, more than 71,000 students,10,000 staff and a large alumni community.

Key Selection Criteria

Lead Grounds & Maintenance team in prioritising tasks.
The capacity to conduct maintenance and upkeep of the College grounds and facilities, including the setting up for events.
The skills to perform general maintenance tasks.
The ability to work both collaboratively as part of a team and at times autonomously.
A sound understanding of WHS and compliance requirements.
The skills to ensure the infrastructure of the College is maintained in good condition and meets WHS requirements.
A solid customer service focus and ability to work as part of a team.
Excellent communication skills.
A commitment to supporting a positive religious and cultural Catholic school environment for young people.
Trade qualifications would be a distinct advantage.

Duties Include:-

Care of College grounds;
maintenance of existing gardens and all lawns;
assists with setting up and dismantling of areas as required;
assists with the moving of furniture and equipment as required; and
general repairs and maintenance.

Working with Children Check Clearance is essential.
Drivers Licence

Interested applicants are asked to send through their resume and a cover letter with three referee contacts addressed to Mr Paul Forrester, College Principal.