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Horticultre qualifications and over 10 years experience in industry - all aspects of garden maintenance. Cleaning holiday accommodation and holiday resorts. Customer service experience, book keeping experience, computer knowledge, hospitality experience. I have had my own small business for the last five years having a cleaning (holiday accommodation) and gardening business. I also have cert IV small business management and have the expereince and knowledge of running a small business

Work Preferences

Desired Salary
30,000 - 45,000 per year  
1 Week  
Desired Job Type
Any Type  
Can Travel for Work
Highest Education Level
High School  
Current Location
Will Consider Relocation to;
VIC Other
Residency / Visa
Authorised to work in Australia

Skills Profile

Agribusiness and Farming
Defence Emergency Security
Emergency Services
Hospitality Travel Tourism
Front Office
Kitchen Hand
Wait Staff
Assembly Line / Assembler
Packer / Filler
Stores & Warehousing
Retail Assistant
Sales Assistant
Store Manager / Suppervisor
Retail - Other
Self Employment
Self Employment
Trades and Services
Gardener / Landscaper / Horticulturalist
Volunteer / Charity / Community
Technical Skills Skill Last Used Yrs. Exp.  
  cake decorating skills 1998 2  
  cleaning skills 2013 7  
  customer service skills 2008 6  
  gardening skills 2013 10  
  small business management and operation 2013 9  
Other Skills
I am a hand ons person and quick to pick up things. I have had other non related experience in farm work repairing fences on farms, caring for animals, landscaping experience, painting inside of houses and verandah's - private homes and businesses I have worked for. I can drive confidently a 4 wheeler trike bike. I have had expereince in working at wineries also,  and doing vineyard work as well. I also have expereince in fruit and vegetable picking expereince as I did some seasonal work in the late 90's travelling aroung areas of Victoria and NSW.

Employment History

Job Title
Small Business Owner
05/2008 to 12/2012
I was self employed, had my own cleaning and gardening business. With the cleaning side of my business I looked after a number of holiday accommodation properties, where I cleaned after guest's stay, set up procedures before guest arrival, monitoring linen supplies - ordering and unpacking, and managing guest supplies for each property. With the gardening side of my business I covered all aspects of garden maintenance - mowing, weeding, garden bed tidy up pruning etc. I also took on a part management position for 6 Holiday Villa's, where my work involved maintaining villa maintenance - villa inventory work, linen ordering and unpacking, guest supply ordering, storeroom supplies, etc. I also did cleaning duties, and gardening covering all aspects of the property's gardens - garden bed maintenance, weeding, pruning, etc. Having to run my own business I also did all my own entire book keeping and invoicing and computer work - emailing etc
Job Title
Reservations Booking Officer Casual
02/2008 to 05/2008
Assisting guest's with bookings for accommodation, answering telephones, computer booking work, meeting and greeting guests. General office duties - computer work, etc
Job Title
Assistant and Relief Receptionist/ Relief Manager/Cleaner/Grounds person
10/2006 to 06/2007
Assistant and Relief Receptionist to managers. Relief Management duties - running of resort facilities when management were away on holidays or days off work. Cleaning of holiday villas and supervision of casual staff members. Grounds Person - garden maintenance of resorts garden areas - mowing, pruning, weeding and watering


Completed Institution Degree / Qualification
1994 Ferntree Gully Secondary College VCE Certificate  
2005 Netgain NEIS Program, Shepparton, Vic Cert IV Small Business Management  
2001 Swinburne TAFE College, Wantirna Cert II Horticulture