1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/07/1997   
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      Garden Labourer
      Gardener's Assistant

Assists with the cultivation and maintenance of gardens.

Skill Level:
The entry requirement for this occupation is completion of compulsory secondary education or higher qualification.

Tasks Include:
  • prepares new garden sites and plots using hand tools or machines
  • loads, unloads and moves gardening supplies and equipment
  • assists in planting and transplanting flowers, shrubs, trees and lawns
  • cleans gardens and removes rubbish
  • maintains gardens by watering, weeding and mowing lawns
  • may erect barriers, fences or structures in gardens

Lawn Mower

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