Maintenance Gardener

Job Type:
Permanent
Job Sector:
Construction
Region:
London
Location:
Kensington
Salary Description:
Market related
Posted:
25/04/2018
Recruiter:
TalentSpa Recuitment
Job Ref:
TD/LA/MG

Maintenance Gardener

Location: Majority of our projects are based within South West London (Kensington, Westminster, Richmond, Wimbledon

Salary: �20,000 - �24,000 per annum

Monday to Friday 7am - 4pm

Interview location: Head office is located in Chertsey, Surrey and this is where the interview will take place.

About the company:

Our client are garden design, maintenance and construction specialists with quality assured standards, a personal approach and an uncompromising eye for detail. As part of their company they have dedicated maintenance teams offering a full range of garden and landscape maintenance services. They tailor their maintenance contracts to their clients' specific requirements, offering a unique and unsurpassed personal service.

They are seeking an experienced Maintenance Gardener to join their existing garden maintenance teams, you must have experience and knowledge of working in gardens. In the role you will be liaising with Clients and Designers, so a positive attitude and excellent communication skills are vital. Each day you will be in a team of 2-3 staff members, one being your team leader. It is important you have good team work skills and are keen to take direction from the team leader.

Duties of the Maintenance Gardener:

* 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.

Requirements of the Maintenance Gardener:

* Comprehensive plant knowledge
* Experience with pedestrian mowers, scarifiers, hedge trimmers and power washers
* A full clean driving license.
* Experience with Irrigation systems (Desirable)
* Relevant qualification in gardening or horticulture i.e. RHS or City and Guilds (Desirable)
* PA1/PA6 Spraying certificates (Desirable)
* A valid Emergency first aid at work certificate (Desirable)

Maintenance Gardener Benefits:

* 28 days holiday (includes Bank Holidays)
* Paid Overtime
* 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

If you meet the requirements and feel that this Maintenance Gardener role is right for you then please apply today!

Contact Details:
TalentSpa Recuitment
Tel: 0844 8700 926
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