Maintenance Gardener

Location : Central London and Surrey
Salary : £18 - 22K DOE
Vacancy ID : 35724

Maintenance Gardener

Our clients are seeking an experienced Maintenance Gardener to join their established gardening team. They work on beautiful projects, where attention to detail is key. Their gardens are in various sites throughout Central London and Surrey and demand the highest standards of maintenance.

 

Responsibilities

  • Regular re-planting of window displays
  • Lawn care
  • Plant feeding and weeding borders
  • Hedge cutting ?? by hand and machine
  • General watering and management of irrigation systems
  • Spraying, i.e. pest control, feeding and stone cleaning
  • Management of garden water features
  • Helping to improve the gardens under the guidance of your team leader
  • In the role you will be liaising with Clients and Designers

 

Person Specification

  • You must have experience and knowledge of working in gardens
  • Comprehensive plant knowledge
  • Experience with pedestrian mowers, scarifiers, hedge trimmers and power washers
  • Experience with Irrigation systems would be desirable
  • Positive attitude and excellent communication skills are vital
  • Team player
  • A full clean driving license
  • Relevant qualification in gardening or horticulture (desirable)
  • PA1/PA6 Spraying certificates (desirable)
  • A valid Emergency first aid at work certificate (desirable)

 

General Information

  • Working Hours: Monday to Friday 7am ?? 4pm
  • Paid Overtime
  • 28 days holiday (includes Bank Holidays)
  • Birthday day ?? all employees have their Birthday as paid holiday
  • Training and career development is encouraged
  • Uniform and personal protective equipment (PPE) is supplied at no cost

Please quote 35724 when speaking with one of our consultants.

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