Gardener/Ride on Mower Operative/Watchperson
37.5 hours per week
Salary £20,748.54 - £21,885.43
HTS (Property & Environment) Ltd provides housing repairs & maintenance and environmental services for the tenants and residents of Harlow.
Working in the Parks and Landscapes Section, you will undertake a broad range of grounds maintenance work and mechanised operations in public parks, playing fields, housing areas and open spaces. Your duties will include: pruning of shrubs and hedges using shears, secateurs or hand power tools; grass maintenance; planting shrubs, hedges and trees; establishing and maintaining bulbs, floral displays, hanging baskets and other ornamental planting; control of weeds using PA1 and PA6 chemicals; carrying out clearance works on gardens, allotment plots and shrub beds; being a watchperson for tractor/flail operations in public areas adhering to Health and Safety regulations at all times.
You will have a commercial gardening experience, be able to use a ride on mower, along with hand power tools and horticultural machinery. It is also essential that you have knowledge and understanding of COSHH, Health and Safety and Equality and Diversity. An avid team player who can also use own initiative. It is essential that you have a full valid UK driving licence.
Should you be interested in the above role and would like a copy of the job description and personal specification, please clink on the link to the position or call on 01279446953 / 07923260596. Please submit an up-to-date CV with up to 2 sides of an A4 sheet explaining how you meet the points set out in the Person Specification to firstname.lastname@example.org or post to Lead HR & Engagement Partner, HTS (Property & Environment) Ltd, Mead Park Estate, Harlow Essex CM20 2SE
Closing date: 4th July 2021