Landscape Team Leader / Foreman / Senior Gardener

Location
Southampton, Hampshire, England
Salary
£8.50 - £12.00 per hour
Posted
20 Sep 2018
Closes
18 Oct 2018
Ref
SHRY-32
Contact
Bluetown Online
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Landscape Team Leader / Foreman

Location: Southampton, Hampshire

Salary: £8 - £12 per hour depending on experience

Job type: Permanent, Full time

With over 45 years of experience, they pride themselves on their knowledge and expertise. Not just on the design and build of every type of garden, but also on their horticultural knowledge; there's very little they don't know about gardens.

The Role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Team Leader to join their expanding team in Curdridge.

For the role of the Landscape Team Leader you will be leading the team to provide a completed product which is as cost effective as possible and to the customer's satisfaction.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Experience of running a Team, providing clear and direct instructions
  • Ensure all relevant vehicles, machinery and materials available for the start of each working day.
  • Ensure landscape work is carried out to the specification of the plan.
  • Adapting the site arrangements to reflect weather/working conditions of the day.
  • Responsible for onsite health and safety
  • Accurate recording of times and materials used on site.
  • Liaise with Designer and client regarding any modifications

The Candidate:

For the role of Team Leader you will have a positive can do attitude. You will need to have excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills. You will also need to live within a commutable distance to Curdridge.

Key Skills:

  • Practical Hard Landscaping skills
  • 7 tonne driving license is advantageous but not essential
  • Co-ordinating resources
  • Manage health & safety within team and risk assessments
  • Soft landscaping skills & plant knowledge

Benefits:

  • Year-round work
  • Overtime
  • Bonus payments
  • Training and development plans
  • 4 weeks holiday per year plus bank holidays

Please click on the APPLY button to submit your CV and Cover Letter.

Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of; Garden Maintenance Team Leader, Ground Maintenance Operative, Gardener, Experienced Gardener, Grounds Maintenance, Maintenance, Garden Maintenance, General Maintenance, Garden Designer, Landscape Gardener, Grounds, Gardener, Garden Maintenance, Grounds Maintenance, Team Leader, Landscaper may also be considered for this role.