Private Estate Gardener - Hertfordshire

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Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Hertfordshire
Salary
20000.00 - 21000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
31 Jul 2019
Closes
28 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an enthusiastic and reliable grounds maintenance gardener local to Hertfordshire seeking a salary between GBP20,000 and GBP21,000 & want a great working environment? We are looking for dynamic people to maintain to organise and motivate various sites, ensuring all grounds maintenance services are delivered to a high standard which meets customer expectations. The grounds maintenance gardener will work to their own initiative identifying opportunities for improvement and driving business development in their area.

The gardener would be working on a high-end residential estate, with 8 acres formal garden.

The successful candidate will work to their own initiative and organise resources to deliver an effective service delivery of grounds maintenance including:

Weeding
Pruning
Planting
Lawn Mowing
Strimming
Hedge Cutting
General horticultural duties
jet washing
general maintenance around the property
The successful grounds maintenance gardener will have:

A proven record of accomplishment in grounds maintenance
Outstanding customer services, professional manner
The ability to self-motivate and the desire to work within a team
Competent in using the appropriate power tools where required
Certificates in spraying (PA1 PA6), Horticulture and Ride on Mowers would be an advantage but not essential
Previous experience in grounds maintenance services and the ability to operate a range of horticultural equipment including power and hand tools, push mowers, strimmers, hedge cutting equipment etc
Excellent awareness of Health & Safety and implementing procedures
Experience implementing quality standards and working to customer specifications
In return for this, the grounds maintenance gardener will be working in a fun environment. Joining a team that believes in a work-hard, play-hard approach.

To apply for the role please upload your CV