Live out Gardener/Handyman Job in Buckinghamshire
Our client is seeking a reliable and experienced Gardener/Handyman to maintain and improve the outdoor spaces of their private residence. The candidate will work as a sole gardener and should be able to work well under minimal supervision. The job involves 75% gardening tasks and 25% handyman duties.
The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining the vegetable garden, designated flower beds, and lawns to their highest standards. Attention to detail, quality workmanship, and passion for outdoor work are essential for the position.
Duties include but not limited to:
Mowing, edging, trimming of lawns and garden beds.
Planting, pruning, and maintaining shrubs and trees
Responsible for the maintenance of garden furniture.
Maintaining garden machinery such as lawnmowers, bush cutters, and other gardening equipment to ensure they are in good working condition.
Regularly checking, maintaining, and cleaning the swimming pool.
Understanding and implementing pest and disease control mechanisms for healthy plants and trees while carrying out safe practices in a garden environment.
Performing minor repairs or maintenance tasks around the house or garden when needed.
Work with family pets, especially the dog.
2-3 years of formal experience in horticulture, gardening, and maintenance of outdoor spaces.
Professional gardening qualifications desirable.
Knowledge in garden machinery maintenance procedures.
Knowledge in basic plumbing, electrical, and carpentry.
Good communication skills
House: 11,000 Sq
Work Days and Hours: 3-4 days per week, 20-30 hours
Start date: January 2024 (however flexible)
Job reference: 113849
Consultant: Aaron Lebon
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