Gardener/Handy Person

Job Description

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 have a full driving license and own a vehicle. 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 vehicle

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

Salary

  • £12,500 - £16,300 pa Dependent on experience

Hours

  • 40 hours per week