Gardener and Maintenance Worker: Full-time, Part-time or Casual!

Expired on: Apr 5, 2024

Job Highlights

  • Great opportunity for a full-time Maintenance and Gardener
  • Annual base salary of $70,559.44 plus Super pro rata, accommodation allowance of $6,240 per annum pro rata, 5 weeks of annual leave + 2 weeks of additional paid leave of the end-of-year closure period, a vehicle for home garaging, plus more!
  • Full and Part Time considered!





The Ord Valley Aboriginal Health Service has been providing critical health and support services to local Aboriginal people since 1984. Our ambition is to deliver socially, culturally, and financially accessible health care that supports communities in the North-East Kimberley to be strong, healthy, and safe. The organisation operates on the foundational pillars of Aboriginal leadership, self-determination, and cultural diversity that underpin and shape the way the organisation conducts its business.

About the role

This position is to work under the supervision of the Operations and Risk Manager and other Gardener and Maintenance staff in gardening, building maintenance, and improvements across OVAHS properties, including staff housing.

OVAHS is committed to improving employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. As a measure to achieve equality and support, Section 51 of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (WA) will apply to this position. Aboriginal people are encouraged to apply.


What you can expect from working at OVAHS:

As well as working in a positive team culture and supportive environment, OVAHS offers multiple benefits to employees, including and not limited to:

  1. Above award wage: ACCHS Award, Level 1: $70,559.44 pro rata
  2. Rental allowance – $6,240 per annum pro rata
  3. 12-month Annual Airfare $1,800 on continued service
  4. 5 weeks accrued Annual leave per annum
  5. Additional 2-weeks of paid leave over the Christmas closure period, inclusive of public holidays
  6. Salary Sacrifice greatly increasing take-home pay
  7. Superannuation
  8. Ongoing professional development


OVAHS reserves the right to close the application period early if a suitable applicant is identified.


JDF and more information

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Contact Brendan Smith  on 08 9166 2242 or via email 


To apply, please submit the below documents below

  1. A Cover Letter addressing each of the selection criteria (located within the attached job description)
  2. A current CV/Resume along with the names of a least two referees
Job Category: Administration
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Kununurra
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