Fresh Horticultural Careers
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Closing date
12 Feb 2022

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Are you an experienced hard landscaping professional, with a passion for creating beautiful gardens and the knowledge to ensure they are constructed and look wonderful for years to come?


Our client are a design, build and maintenance landscape contractor producing award winning gardens for their residential and commercial clients across Cheshire and Greater Manchester

This is a great opportunity to shine in their ever-growing business within the landscaping industry. You’ll enjoy the challenge that comes with being a key member of the team and the responsibility of managing your own landscaping team, with exciting career opportunities.

Behaviours and Skills

You’ll need to possess a great can do attitude, a pleasant customer manner and excellent management and delegation abilities, combined with a broad range of landscaping skills to ensure our gardens are constructed to a high standard. Horticultural knowledge would be helpful but is not as essential as experience and the ability to demonstrate initiative.

Qualifications and Experience

3 years team leader experience, minimum 7 years hard landscaping experience

Proven organisation, site management and delegation skills

Systemised and methodical approach

A ‘hands on’ approach to tasks

Ability to take on and accept full responsibility for own actions and those of your team

First aid


CPCS card

Accountabilities and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

· Leading and supervising landscaping staff, delegating tasks and overseeing the use of tools and equipment.

· Training and motivate new and existing team members.

· Reading and implementing construction drawings

· Completion of hard and soft landscape construction to targets

· Preparing daily admin and sheets

· Excellent communication skills

· Ground preparations

· Laying of patios

· Joinery experience

· Fencing installation

· Planting and bedding

· New lawn installations

· Block work

· Ensuring appropriate risk assessments are carried out and adhered to for general landscaping tasks

· Ensuring the health and safety of all site operatives, including yourself. Adhering to company safety policy and procedures and the Health and safety at Work Act

As well as team leaders the company also seek hard landscapers of all levels, good garden maintenance team leaders and horticulturalists so please apply today.

COVID-19 precautions

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitisation, disinfection or cleaning procedures in place




We possess over 20 years recruitment experience and have specialised in the Gardening, Landscaping and Horticulture industries since 1999. Typically we have 150+ permanent vacancies covering all areas of the horticultural industry, from operatives to senior management.To apply for any of our vacancies please complete our simple online application form by visiting www.freshhortcareers.com.

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020 7793 7825
SE11 4BA
United Kingdom
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