Gardener/Handy Person Required

Job Description

Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location
 

This is a great opportunity for a competent gardener to join our maintenance team on a full time basis.

The work will be spread across 6 sites all in the Tiptree and Colchester area so the ideal candidate will be required to have their own transport. The sites include office buildings, private residential and sports facilities.

The main duties involve:

  • Performing seasonal landscape work including pruning, clean-up, bulb planting, leaf removal, digging, and weeding flower beds and borders
  • Using machinery such as lawn mowers, rotovators and hedge trimmers
  • Maintaining high levels of presentation
  • Cleaning and maintaining tools and equipment

Additional tasks may involve:

  • Assisting the maintenance team when required; assembling sheds, painting fencing, and other DIY tasks
  • Participate in ice and snow removal
  • Clean up litter in planting beds

Hours of work

40 hours per week

Salary

Up to £15,600