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Job Overview

  • Salary Offer £18,500 - £20,500
  • Job Location Hampshire
  • Region South East, South West
  • Magazine Feature Pro Landscaper, Pro Arb

Contracting Operative

full time, permanent contract, £18,500 – £20,500 pa

Closing date: 09:00 Monday 28th June 2021

Interview date: wk./c 5th July 2021

28 days holiday, including bank holidays

Good company pension

Training provided

Immediate start available

An exciting opportunity to join a leading countryside and ecology contracting company as a Contracting Operative.

The Employer

Morton : Pattison is a contracting firm delivering specialist ecological, design & build and landscape services across the private, public and charitable sectors. The company specialises in countryside works, biodiversity habitat management & creation, ecological mitigation and a diverse portfolio of landscape design and installation. The company works principally on nature conservation sites, renewable energy sites and countryside infrastructure projects.

Role Purpose

The purpose of the role will be to assist with the practical delivery of countryside and ecology contracting work. The types of work undertaken include but are not limited to.

Countryside infrastructure/access projects; boardwalks, footbridges, pond dipping platforms, path installation, fencing, agricultural drainage and water supply installation, gate installation.

Habitat creation and management; small tree felling and scrub management, hedge and tree planting, wildflower meadow creation, pond creation and improvements, control of non-native plant species/herbicide application, hibernacula creation, installation of bird and bat boxes.

Design and Build; Installation of bespoke landscape installations which are designed by our in-house landscape architect, for example biodiversity and educational installations in visitor centres.

This role will be ideal for someone with some landscape-based work experience and qualifications looking to gain specific experience and knowledge in the countryside and ecology area of the landscape sector. Full in-house training in the above tasks will be provided. Morton : Pattison is a growing company so there is scope for the right candidate to progress as the company expands.

Vacancy pack and how to apply

For further information please see the detailed role description and person specification on our website;

To apply please send an up-to-date CV to

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Company Information
  • Total Jobs 2 Jobs
  • Category Landscaping
  • Company Location Hampshire
  • Region South East, South West
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