Maintenance Gardener required - Mobile Team, Central and North London Area
Due to continued expansion we are looking to employ an experienced and qualified Full Time Maintenance Gardener to head up a mobile gardening team that will be maintaining prestigious properties throughout the North and Central London area.
Successful applicants must be able to demonstrate a passion for horticulture and will have exceptional horticultural skills including lawn maintenance and herbaceous and green roof planting experience, ideally from within a similar exceptional maintenance environment. Candidates must be able to identify a wide range of garden plants, be experienced in plant care, and have knowledge of pests and diseases. Experience in the maintenance of interior plant displays is also beneficial.
The successful candidate will:
- Be a working hands-on employee providing our clients with a first-class service and have excellent customer service skills
- Be able to demonstrate high quality grounds maintenance experience and possess NVQ Level 3
- Demonstrate an ability to plan and organise their daily team and weekly allocated tasks alongside extreme attention to detail
- Be able to complete essential daily, weekly and monthly visit documentation
- Have NPTC PA1 & PA6 spraying certificates (essential)
- Possess excellent plant knowledge and pruning techniques and be able to assist in the re-planting of gardens
- Have a full driving licence - this is essential as the role involves driving a small van
- Have enthusiasm, initiative and a desire to perform at the highest level
In return we offer a competitive salary, dependent on experience - as well as 22 days holiday plus statutory holidays and paid overtime. Uniform and personal protective equipment (PPE) will be supplied. We also offer further development opportunities within the respected Clifton Nurseries brand.
To apply for this position at Clifton Nurseries London, please email a covering letter and up-to-date CV to Clifton Nurseries recruitment, specifying Maintenance Gardener - London as the role you are interested in.
Clifton Nurseries is an equal opportunities employer.