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Experienced Maintenance Gardener

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Job ID:

6518

Location:

South West London,

Category:

Gardener, Landscape Maintenance, Landscaping, Other

Salary:

22 - 25k DOE per year
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Job Views:

1345

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

27.06.2017
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Job Description:

About Us

Thorburn Landscapes are recruiting a horticulturist to join our existing team of friendly and enthusiastic gardeners and landscapers. We are a small but successfully expanding landscape and garden company based in South-West London that design, build, plant and maintain a range of gardens.
 
The Role
  • Ideally you will have at least 2 years’ experience of working in a similar position in a demanding city environment with van driving experience.
  • Good plant knowledge and a pro-active approach to plant care and garden maintenance.
  •  You must be able to deliver a high level of customer service.
  • Comfortable in leading a team.
  • The work will be a mix of maintenance visits, soft landscaping, and planting projects.
 Skills/Qualifications 
  • National Diploma or NVQ level 3 Horticulture or similar
  •  PA1/PA6a certification preferred
  • Full Clean UK driving license (or right to apply)
  • Excellent organisational and record keeping skills
  • Good UK Plant knowledge
  • Pest and disease identification and treatment experience
  • Irrigation experience preferred
  • Turf laying skills
  • Friendly and polite with good client skills
  • Respect for clients and their property
  • Willing to take responsibility for additional duties
Rewards
  • 20 days’ holiday plus all bank holidays rising by 1 day each year to 25 days + BH
  • £22,000-25,000 Per annum DOE
  • Discretionary annual bonus based on performance
  • Vehicle, Phone, work clothes provided
  • Staff development and training
Company Info
Thorburn Landscapes Ltd.
52 Morden Way
Sutton, CR, United Kingdom

Phone: 07505671751
Web Site: www.thorburnlandscapes.co.uk

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