Garden Maintenance - Lawn Care Operative

Woking, Surrey
Salary £17,000 - £20,000 dependent on experience, commission & overtime
21 Jul 2017
18 Aug 2017
Lawn Care Vacancy
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you enjoy working out of doors? Great opportunity to join our friendly team providing lawn care to customers' lawns in the areas around Guildford.

The role: We are currently looking for a Lawn Care Operative to join our team based in Woking covering the areas around Guildford. The role involves applying seasonal treatments to lawns as well as assisting with scarification and aeration. You will provide advice to customers who wish to improve the quality of their lawn highlighting the benefits of any relevant specialised treatments.

The Company : GreenThumb are the largest lawn treatment company in the UK with over 220 branches supporting 500,000 customers. Established over 30 years ago, GreenThumb were the pioneers of the lawn treatment service in the UK and remain leaders in the field, introducing new products and treatment programmes on a yearly basis.

The person: We are looking for someone enthusiastic, reliable, well organised and with a desire to work out of doors. You will have good customer skills and take pride in working to high standards, any previous lawn care, sports turf management, PA1/PA6 Spraying Certificate or horticultural experience would be an advantage although we will provide full training. This role would suit someone who is based within easy commuting distance of Woking and Guildford, a full driving licence is necessary.

The basic salary is £17,000 - £20,000 dependent on experience,overtime and commission.

Company branded clothing, mobile phone and company vehicle provided.

If you can answer yes to the follow question we would love to hear from you:

 - Do you have a driving licence (Essential as the role involves driving a van)?
 - Are you located within easy commuting distance to Woking and Guildford?
 - Do you wish to work out of doors?
 - Do you have good customer communication skills?
 - Are you comfortable working on your own and managing your own activity during the day?