Skip to main content

This job has expired

Gardener - Full-time

Employer
Private Estate - Nr Godalming
Location
Surrey Hills, near Godalming
Salary
Salary commensurate with experience
Closing date
18 May 2024

GARDENER - PRIVATE ESTATE - SURREY
 

JOB SPECIFICATION


An exciting new opportunity for a full-time gardener to work as part of a friendly team at a private country house designed by Jekyll/Lutyens in the Surrey Hills near Godalming.


KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES


Alongside the highly ornamental areas, where great plant knowledge and an eye for detail is being sought, there are waterways, leisure facilities and woodlands to care for.

General estate work can include operation of basic machinery and preferable would-be certificates in chemical (PA1 & PA6A) and chainsaw (CS30.1 & CS30.2) use.

Essential qualities are:

  • keen to produce a high level of finish
  • positive and a good team player
  • good plant knowledge
  • flexibility to undertake some basic estate work (when the owners are in residence it’s all hands-on deck)
  • completed a recognised horticultural qualification and have had at least 1 year’s practical work experience in a professional horticultural environment.
  • A full cleaning driving licence as this job includes some driving.
  • Your our own transport is a must due to the rural location.

Monday-Friday 8:00am-4.00pm, with some Saturday work when family are in residence.

Salary commensurate with experience.

Pension scheme and other benefits.

DBS, references, and NDA are essential.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert