The College is seeking a self-motivated and hard-working individual to join our Property Team. 

The successful applicant will work as a part of a team to maintain the College’s extensive gardens and grounds that are situated on 80 acres alongside the Albert River.

Principal duties will include:

  • garden maintenance, including weeding, hedging, mulching and trimming
  • mowing and maintaining lawns (zero turn mower, hand mower, whipper snipper)
  • maintenance of the College Dams
  • garden rejuvenation and development
  • maintenance of the College residence gardens
  • chemical applications (fertiliser etc)

Other duties may include, from time to time,

  • concrete and pathway cleaning
  • minor maintenance and repair tasks
  • assisting with College events as required


  • a passion for horticulture and gardening
  • self-motivated
  • able to work independently and as part of a team
  • current drivers licence
  • working with children card for child related employment

Experience in a similar role or experience with gardening, landscaping or golf course management would be an advantage however applicants with less experience are encouraged to apply.  

Written applications detailing relevant work experience, along with three (3) referees should be addressed to: The Principal, Rivermount College. PO Box 693, Beenleigh QLD 4207 or email to

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Monday 13 August 2018

Realising the Potential Within.

Applications for current and future years welcome.