Gardener Job in Surrey

Location South of England
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Gardener
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary See below
Job Number 43114
Created 26 April 2017

Gardener Job in Surrey

 

Our clients are looking for an experienced Estate Gardener to be part of a highly skilled and motivated team who are dedicated to delivering extremely high standards on a prestigious family owned estate. This person will work largely within a formal garden setting and must have experience with topiary, rose gardens and herbaceous borders. The candidate will mainly concentrate their efforts to one part of the estate which is in its establishment phase, so experience of newly developed landscapes would be an advantage.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To undertake all aspects of grounds and garden maintenance

  • Use of ride-on mowers, strimmers, blowers and hedge cutters

  • Maintenance of hand tools and machinery

  • To liaise with external contractors and managers as required

  • Effectively use irrigation systems

 

The ideal candidate will have a broad knowledge of Estate Gardening and a formal Horticultural qualification. A PA1 and PA6 spraying certificate is essential. They must have knowledge of irrigation systems. The candidate must good communicator with a positive attitude, be Highly organised and demonstrate a practical and methodical approach to work, when working independently or within the team. It is desirable that the candidate has experience in newly developed landscapes. The candidate must have full clean driving licence.

 

  • This position is a full time post, working days Sunday to Thursday inclusive

 

  • Annual leave is 28 days, not including bank holidays.

 

  • Salary: £24,000- £26,500 p.a. with a discretionary annual bonus.

 

  • An enhanced DBS will be required and a Non-Disclosure Agreement is in place

 

  • Job Job ID; 43114

 

  • Consultant to contact; Laura Reeves

laurar@greycoatlumleys.co.uk

 

 

 

 

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