Experienced Landscape Gardener

Landscape Gardener
Posted 12 months ago

Role of Landscaping Operative

£18,000 to £19,500

The operative will be expected to carry out general landscaping duties in line with site specific specifications per contract. Reporting directly to the Operations Manager(s), you duties will consist of (but not limited to):

  • Mowing
  • Hedge cutting
  • Weeding (spraying and pulling)
  • Turning over beds and borders
  • Leaf and litter picking
  • Sweeping
  • Disposing of waste

Skills/experience/character required:

Required:

  • Experience in using power tools and machinery
  • Landscaping experience and knowledge
  • Excellent communications skills essential – written and spoken
  • Tenacious & target driven, with excellent organisation skills
  • Team player with good work ethics
  • Full Clean Driving Licence (up to 3 points will be considered) with a flexible approach towards frequently travelling
  • Excellent time keeping and a professional manner
  • Prepared to work with in house IT software (with training)
  • Be Loyal, trustworthy and the ability to work on their own
  • Working on/within Domestic, Commercial and Retail Environments

Desirable:

  • Knowledge/experience of property management will be an advantage
  • Spraying licence (or willingness to obtain one)
  • A trailer licence (or willingness to obtain one)
  • Qualification(s) in all ad hoc duties relating to the above.
  • Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner
  • Knowledge of basic First Aid
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft office applications including Word and Excel
  • Knowledge of workplace health and safety regulations and safe lifting and handling procedures

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