Key Details

  • Salary £8.55 to £9.15 /hour
  • Contract Permanent
  • Location Sevenoaks
  • Holiday Holiday
  • Pension Pension

Landscape Gardener / Grounds Maintenance Operative

Job Ref: 19632

Job Description

Job Description

Our client a landscaping and lawn maintenance company based in Sevenoaks are looking to recruit Landscapers and ground maintenance operatives to join their team.

Duties Will Include:

  • Tending to plants, lawn mowing, hedge cutting.
  • Hard and soft landscaping.
  • Maintaining garden structures.
  • Candidates Requirements.
  • Relevant experience in a similar role.
  • Must work well in a team.
  • Loading and unloading hard landscape materials, trees and plants.
  • Planting of gardens.
  • Extreme attention to detail.
  • Have responsible plant knowledge

Applicants will have:

  • Must hold full UK driving license.
  • Proven experience of working effectively within a team.
  • Hard working and motivated to achieve high standards of work on every project.
  • A self-starter, able and willing to demonstrate initiative.
  • Be courteous, approachable and friendly at all times, in this public-facing role.
  • Be punctual and arrive ready.
  • Ambitious to work across the landscaping disciplines and keen to progress.
  • Previous landscaping experience, covering both hard and soft landscape construction.
  • Effective planning and organisational skills.
  • Experience of using powered machinery, Blowers, Strimmer etc.
  • Strict Health & Safety Awareness.
  • Experience in this sector (ideal).

Desirable but not essential:

  • Proven experience of working within a landscaping environment.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing at all levels.
  • ROLO or CSCS certification preferred.
  • NVQ level 2 in horticulture or equivalent.

Benefits:

  • We offer continuous on-the-job training, support for career development training courses and provision of full PPE, as well as a uniform allowance.
  • Company vehicles to use for business purposes.

You will be required to work Monday to Friday 8.00 am – 5.00 pm. Salary £8.55 – £9.15 depending on experience.

We are acting as an Employment Agency in regards to this role.

 

Essential Skills

  • Must hold full UK driving license.
  • Hard working and motivated to achieve high standards of work on every project.
  • Previous landscaping experience, covering both hard and soft landscape construction.
  • Strict Health & Safety Awareness.
  • Experience of using powered machinery, Blowers, Strimmer etc

Desirable Skills

  • ROLO or CSCS certification preferred.
  • NVQ level 2 in horticulture or equivalent.

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