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Lee F Blower

4A Dusty St
Sprinkler VIC 3354
T: (03) 2547 8233
M: 0482 019 237
E: leefblower@email.com


Professional Overview

I am a qualified and professional gardener with five years of experience in landscaping, groundskeeping and gardening. A hard worker with an eye for detail and a love of the outdoors, I perform the gamut of gardening and landscaping tasks. It is my goal to contribute to the growth of a respected landscaping company that will likewise help me flourish in my gardening career.


Education

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Belleview High School
Belleview, VIC
High School Certificate
Graduated: 2005
 

Employment History

November 2010 – Present: Groundskeeper
Hillstone Heights House
Hillstone VIC




Responsibilities:

  • Keep entire grounds watered
  • Weed invasive species such as lantana, asparagus weed and morning glory
  • Prune and fertilise fruit trees
  • Nurture herbs and ornamentals
  • Thin bushland areas to reduce fire risk
  • Mow, whippersnip, fertilise and edge lawns
  • Compost organic household waste
  • Liaise with wholesale nurseries, and arrange plant purchase and transport
  • Maintain all tools and mechanical equipment
  • Perform landscaping

Achievements:

  • Hillstone Heights House was featured in Garden Views magazine during my tenure, to much acclaim
January 2008 – November 2010: Gardener
Dig This Landscaping
Belleview, VIC




Responsibilities:

  • Mowing and whippersnipping
  • Leaf blow/vac
  • Manual and mechanical earthmoving
  • Shrub pruning and small scale arbor removal
  • Building soil structure
  • Planting native and non-native species
  • Building retaining walls – copper logs and sleepers
  • Raking and garden waste removal
  • Mulching and watering
  • Fertilising
  • Weed identification and removal, manually and via chemical treatment

Achievements:

  • Developed equipment maintenance skills
  • Worked effectively both individually and as part of a team

Other Skills/Qualifications

  • Driver’s licence class C
  • HR licence
  • Current first aid certificate

Personal Interests

I enjoy football, vintage Australian car restoration and camping.


Referees

Vernon Green
Manager
Hillstone Heights House
T: (03) 7729 1195
E:
vernon.green@email.com
Trevor Trove
Manager
Dig This Landscaping
T: (03) 7479 0243
E:
t.trove@email.com

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