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Maintenance Gardener

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Job ID:

6066

Location:

London, E

Category:

Gardener, Landscape Maintenance

Salary:

Dependant on experience
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Job Views:

1659

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

01.09.2017
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Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced Maintenance Gardener to join our established gardening team. We work on beautiful projects, where attention to detail is the key. Our gardens are in various sites throughout Central London and Surrey and demand the highest standards of maintenance.
 
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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. Most of all, we would like you to bring a proactive and flexible approach to the role.
 
Key Duties:  
  • 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.

Job Requirements:

Position requirements 

 

Essential: 
 

• Comprehensive plant knowledge. 

• Experience with pedestrian mowers, scarifiers, hedge trimmers and power washers. 

• Experience with Irrigation systems would be desirable. 

• A full clean driving license. 

 

Desired: 
 

• Relevant qualification in gardening or horticulture i.e. RHS or City and Guilds. 

• PA1/PA6 Spraying certificates. 

• A valid Emergency first aid at work certificate. 

 

General Information 
 

• Working Hours: Monday to Friday 7am – 4pm. 

• Paid Overtime. 

• 28 days holiday (includes Bank Holidays). 

• 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. 

Company Info
Landscape Associates Limited
Holloway Hill, Lyne, Chertsey
Chertsey, CR, United Kingdom

Phone: +442089439461
Web Site: www.landscapeassociates.co.uk

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An example of a garden we maintain in London. They requirer the highest level of care.