Job Title: Experienced Gardener (Horticulture)
Reporting to: Project Supervisor
Hours: 40 hours a week (require flexibility in hours)
Salary: £23K, plus Company van, mobile phone and relevant tools
We are a family run business that is looking for an experienced gardener to help provide a high-quality Maintenance Service for an exclusive client base of private and commercial buildings in the Central London area.
Applicants must be responsible and trustworthy with good previous experience and a practical knowledge of horticulture maintenance.
· Maintenance of indoor and outdoor plants, trees and shrubs, including pruning, watering, feeding, pest control and irrigation
· This is stand-alone role where you will use your own initiative to deal with the seasonal pressures of the role.
· Providing ongoing updates and reports regarding the condition of the plants, shrubs and trees to Project Supervisor.
At least 3 years practical experience in landscape gardening
Good communication skills and confidentiality is a must
Must be punctual and well presented.
Applicants should have a good eye for attention to detail
A good knowledge of plants, pruning, pest and disease identification and treatment
Relevant qualification in Horticulture, Landscaping or Arboriculture
Be willing to work flexibly in accordance with the needs of the Company.
Full EU/UK Driving license
Experience of dealing with customers
First Aid Certificate
Any of the following driving license categories: BE, C1, C & C1E
Plant and tree knowledge including Latin names and species soil requirements
Salary and Benefits
We offer a great benefits package such as 20 days holiday plus public holidays, work mobile and pension scheme.
A DBS check will be required for the successful applicant
If you would like to apply for the position, please email a covering letter on why you think this role is for you and attach a copy of your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org