Maintenance Gardener - EC3154

Location
Buckinghamshire
Salary
Up to £23,000 DOE
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
14 Oct 2017
Ref
EC3154
Function
Gardening Jobs
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

A genuine career opportunity has arisen within a family run business based near High Wycombe and Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire.  This well-respected company has been established for over 50 years, and holds garden/property maintenance contracts throughout the outskirts of London.  The company specialises in garden maintenance, soft landscaping, communal cleaning and general estate maintenance.

Due to continued success within the company, a vacancy has arisen for an experienced gardener to carry out general garden maintenance on a variety of properties, to the company’s usual high standard.  The company offer career progression opportunities for hard-working and committed employees.

Suitable candidates will have knowledge of herbaceous plants, shrubs, basic pruning techniques, and the ability to identify weeds. Spray certificates PA1 and PA6 would be beneficial.  Experience with common garden machinery is desired; strimmers, mowers, hedge cutters and blowers.  Typical working hours are 06:30 to 16/16:30, though there will be expected seasonal variation.  Candidates should have a positive attitude to their work and colleagues, be reliable, punctual, physically fit, and well presented.  A full driving licence is required. 

It is of the upmost importance to present the company in a good light whilst talking to clients, as this company has generated an excellent reputation over the past 50 years.  This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to be part of a professional team and a very well established company, with genuine career progression potential and a chance to develop your existing skills and knowledge.

Thank you for the interest you have shown in this vacancy.  Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications that we receive, it is not possible to respond to every one.  Therefore, unless you hear from us within the next 14 days, your application will have been unsuccessful.