Gardener & Experienced Gardener

Location :
Salary : £22k - £28k DOE
Vacancy type : Permanent
Vacancy ID : 45972

Our Client is an established Garden Design, Build and Garden Maintenance Company. We offer a professional service for both private and commercial outdoor spaces across London. We design, build and maintain a fantastic variety of gardens in every corner of London, from plush roof gardens in Chelsea to leafy sprawling gardens in Hampstead. We take pride in our work and strive for the best results. We are known for offering a professional all round service from dedicated gardeners.

Opportunities have arisen for skilled and enthusiastic gardeners to join our garden maintenance team. We are looking for people that are hardworking, passionate about horticulture and possess a good understanding of horticultural practices. A positive, flexible attitude is essential, along with a willingness to learn and adapt to the gardens‚?? philosophy and principles.

Your experience must include essential gardening skills to maintain the gardens to the highest of standards. The role includes the safe use of power tools including strimmer, hedge cutter, lawn mower and leaf blower so you must be skilled in using all relevant gardening equipment.

The position of Experienced Gardener requires the ability to work both alone and as part of a team with initiative to deal with the seasonal pressures of the job. You will be responsible for a Gardener and maintain up to 3 gardens a day, to the highest standard reflecting a sense of pride and ownership. You would also implement soft landscaping schemes for residential and commercial clients.

The Gardener will assist the Experienced Gardener and have a desire to develop their skills and knowledge.

Applicants will require the following:

  • Experienced Gardener - A minimum of 3 years‚?? experience in practical amenity horticulture
  • Gardener - A minimum of 1-2 years' experience in practical amenity horticulture
  • Formal horticulture qualifications an advantage
  • A passion for gardening
  • A good knowledge of plants, pruning, lawn care, pest and disease identification and treatment
  • To be well presented and punctual
  • Able to communicate effectively with customers and colleagues

A full UK driving licence (Experienced Gardener), CV and references are essential.

Salary

Experienced Gardener - Circa £25-£28k doe

Gardener - Circa £22-£24k doe

Company vehicle (Experienced Gardener), pension and uniform provided.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent but will take ongoing temp.

Salary: £22,000.00-£28,000.00 per year

 

Please quote 45972 when speaking with one of our consultants.

Register online


SHARE THIS POST

testimonials

Once again, I would like to extend my thanks to you for being so efficient and focused on my behalf. You have impressed me and have been extremely professional about matching me well with potential opportunities. Should I require staff in my new role... I will be sure to use you.

Simon (Contracts Manager)

I would like to give a big thank you to everyone in the team at Fresh Horticultural Careers for their help throughout my employment with them. Their support was great and helped me enjoy my time whilst working for them.

Ross (Horticulture)