Parks and gardens labourer sample resume

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Adam Grint

67 Zinc St
Smokeville WA 7454
T: (07) 4567 9876
M: 0424 062 252
E: [email protected]

Professional Overview

I am a professional and hard-working labourer with a background in gardens and landscaping. Proficient in the use of a wide range of hand and mechanical tools, I enjoy working outside and helping transform outdoor spaces. Professionally presented with a solid work ethic and a good head for safety, I seek a full-time role in parks and gardens maintenance, where I can effectively utilise and build on my existing skills.


High School Certificate
Sandytown, SA
Sandytown High School
Graduated: 2006

Employment History

November 2009 – Present
Labourer, Solid Build
Greenacre, SA

Solid Build is a building and construction company based in the city’s north.


  • Assist carpenters with framing, and installing doors and windows
  • Collect building supplies
  • Prime weatherboards and lining boards
  • Clear site of unwanted organic and non-organic material
  • Perform manual earthmoving
  • Perform regular waste disposal runs
  • Maintain cleanliness and order on site
  • Perform other general labouring duties


  • Developed skills in a range of power tools
  • Had a zero injury rate for entire employment period
January 2006 – November 2009
Private Gardener
Greenacre, SA

Performed regular gardening duties for four local properties.


  • Mowing, brushcutting and mulching
  • Planting native and non-native species
  • Raking and garden waste removal
  • Watering, fertilising and composting
  • Weed identification and removal
  • Leaf blowing/vac
  • Manual earthmoving
  • Shrub pruning and small scale arbour removal with chainsaw


  • Developed skills in operating, maintaining and troubleshooting two and four stroke engines, as well as in using a wide variety of hand garden tools
  • Developed core gardening skills such as pruning and planting
  • Developed garden planning skills

Other Skills/Qualifications

Driver’s licence class C

Personal Interests

I enjoy AFL, fishing and volleyball.


Bob Plumber
Solid Build
T: (07) 2733 6621
E: [email protected]
  Minnie Freckles
House Owner
T: (07) 3479 0243
E: [email protected]
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