Maintain gardening equipment


Perform daily maintenance on tools and equipment and report major faults to a superior.

Alternative labels

repairing gardening equipment
repair gardening equipment
maintaining gardening equipment
gardening equipment maintaining
gardening equipment repairing

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Maintain gardening equipment is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Horticulture worker: Horticulture workers carry out practical activities and assist in nurseries or greenhouses for the production of horticultural crops.
Hop farmer: Hop farmers plant, cultivate and harvest hops for the production of commodities such as beer.

Optional skill

Maintain gardening equipment is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Domestic housekeeper: Domestic housekeepers are responsible for all the household activities in a private house. They oversee and execute duties according to the needs of the employer such as cooking, cleaning and washing activities, taking care of children and gardening. They order supplies and are in charge of expenditures allocated. Domestic housekeepers may supervise and instruct household staff in large households.
Horticulture production team leader: Horticulture production team leaders are responsible for leading and working with a team. They organise daily work schedules for the production of horticulture crops and participate in the production.

Garden labourer: Garden labourers perform simple tasks in cultivating and maintaining flowers, trees and shrubs. This work can take place in either parks or private gardens.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022