Maintenance Gardener

Recruiter
Gail Manning
Location
Crystal Palace, London (Greater)
Salary
20-26K DOE
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
15 Oct 2017
Ref
35676
Function
Gardening Jobs
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Job specification

Our Client’s dedicated maintenance team perform all the jobs involved keeping a garden healthy, happy and looking its best, from a simple pruning job to a more comprehensive overhaul of a neglected garden.

 

Job Description

  • Preparation of garden for a seasonal changes
  • Replacing seasonal bedding
  • Pest and disease control
  • Planting,
  • Mowing,
  • Fertilising
  • Irrigation maintenance
  • General tidying, maintenance and care
  • Experience using essential garden maintenance machinery and tools e.g. pedestrian mowers, strimmer’s and leaf blowers
  • Excellent interpersonal skills (client liaison experience)
  • Jet washing
  • Ad hoc duties as requested

 

Person Specification

  • A clean UK driving license (Cat B+E ability to pull trailers would be ideal)
  • PA1 & PA6 Spraying Certificates
  • Horticultural qualifications (RHS level 2 or equivalent).
  • CSCS card is desirable but not essential
  • A good understanding of H&S in the workplace