Landscaper / Landscape Maintenance

Anonymous 21000.00 British Pound . GBP Per annum

2018-07-25 11:19:09

Job location Moulton, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Primary Industry

Job description

We are recruiting for Landscape Maintenance Operatives on behalf of a leading landscaping Company that have their East Midlands depot located near to Northampton.

The company prides itself on offering a 'right first time' landscaping service to their clients who include the major housebuilders, hospitals, police forces, local authorities and commercial developers and are looking for hard working, loyal, attention to detail focused team members who can expect and are prepared for hardworking days and to be there until the job is done rather than packing up and leaving any of that days allotted work not completed.

The Landscape Maintenance team are maintaining gardens on new build housing estates, they are responsible for the upkeep of show home gardens as well as maintaining and tidying gardens on new build houses as people move in, as such at times you will need to be flexible to finish the gardens of new home owners as they will be moving in the next day and the garden needs to be at its best for that day.

As the role is working on new build sites ideally you will have your CSCS card and completed a ROLO course, if you do not have either then the company will pay for both of those on the proviso that if you leave within six months you then become liable for the cost.

An average day will be at the depot for 6.30am to load up the vans with what is needed for that day and then along with your Team Leader driving to sites in the East Midlands area, you have a set number of time managed tasks to complete each day that can be mowing, strimming, weed spraying, tidying, leaf blowing as well as on occasion some landscaping. This will be in the front and back gardens of show homes as well as the gardens of properties that the new owners are about to move into.

You need to have attention to detail, a good understanding of garden maintenance, be used to a full days fast paced work and ideally thrive in being busy, and a getting the job done and done well working environment.

The starting salary for this role is £18,637.68 , there are higher levels that ensure a higher basic salary that can be worked towards as well as career progression to Team Leader level and beyond. The job has a 42.5 hour working week, overtime is paid for any hours worked above that at an enhanced rate. There is a Company Pension Scheme, 4 weeks paid holiday plus all Bank Holidays and Sick Pay.

There is an initial six month probationary period for this role, this means that the option to join the pension scheme comes after completion of this initial probationary period.

If you are hardworking, want to join a well-established and growing landscaping company and be rewarded for your hard work, be part of a team that is focused on hard work, with care and attention to detail in all that they do then either call us on (Apply online only), send a text, WhatsApp us or use the link on this website.

Gardener, Grounds Maintenance, Farmer, Farm Work, Landscaper, Horticulture, Labourer, Maintenance Operative, Landscaping, Gardening, Mowing, Strimming, Pruning, Weeding

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