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Hard & Soft Landscaping Foreman

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Job ID:

6968

Location:

Notting Hill,,

Category:

BALI Jobs, Landscape Maintenance, Landscaping

Salary:

Competitive salary dependant on experience, minimum £30k
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Job Views:

1102

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

21.05.2018
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Job Description:

An exciting opportunity has opened for an experienced Hard & Soft Landscaping Foreman to join our well established and dynamic team. Cameron Gardens, based in Notting Hill, is a successful garden design, build and maintenance company established over 20 years ago.  

The candidate will need three - five years’ experience and must be a team player with a willingness and ability to work alone, they will need excellent communication and people skills, an attention to detail and will need to be self-motivated.  This exciting hands-on role, which is supported by one assistant, will report directly to the office-based Project Manager and Garden Maintenance Manager, and offers the opportunity to work in some top end gardens.  Desirably, the candidate will have a Hard Landscaping qualification, good horticultural knowledge and as a van is provided a full driving license is a necessity. 

Role:
•   Carry out and manage day to day construction works and garden installations
•   Manage day to day running of sites and assistant including timeliness, efficiency and presentation.
•   Communicate effectively with project managers to ensure the smooth organisation of materials and timely completion of site, highlighting issues that arise.
•  Liaising with clients and contractors as required, keeping calm, polite and confident.
•  Daily completion of job sheets highlighting future requirements using Salesforce.
•  Ensure that the van is kept clean and tidy with a full set of tools. Reporting any problems immediately.
•  Ensure all health and safety procedures are followed.
•  Attend staff meetings.
•  Provide cover for garden maintenance visits as and when required due to absences / scheduling
•  Undertake any mandatory training required by the company in order to deliver the role effectively.
 
 You will need:
•  Experience in working off plans
•  To be skilled in stone work and stone construction – paving, cladding
•  To be skilled in garden timber work – decking, trellising and fencing
 •  Knowledge of irrigation systems.
•  Some experience in soft landscaping – turfing, planting and general plant knowledge.
•  To be highly organised and efficient time management.
•  To be diplomatic and calm with clients.
•  Experience in managing an assistant and maintaining top end gardens.

Hours of work:  07.30 - 17.00 with 1 hour off during the day.
Salary: Competitive salary dependant on experience, minimum £30k
Holiday: 20 days paid holiday per annum plus bank holidays.

To apply:
Please send CV and covering letter to Anna Neill, Operations Manager an@camerongardens.co.uk
Company Info
Cameron Gardens
Unit 1, 69 St Marks Road, Londond
London, , United Kingdom

Phone: 020 8969 3399
Web Site: www.camerongardens.co.uk

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