JT Recruit
Date Posted
June 7th 2021
Job ID
LE3, Leicester
Salary & Package
£12 per hour
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Full Job Description

Gardening Team Leader

My client provide high quality private and commercial garden landscaping, design and maintenance services in and around Leicestershire. They now have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and qualified Gardening Team Leader to join their team on a full time basis working Monday - Friday 08.00 - 16.30 paying £12 per hour.

You will assist the company in providing expert landscaping services to private clients and community groups on projects ranging from small fencing and paving projects to full garden redesigns with specialist installations. You will drive the team to locations around the Leicester area and undertake all aspects of expert gardening from layout and spadework to specialist pruning and hedge cutting.

Your role will be varied but will include:

  • Leading, motivating and instructing teams on site to achieve and promote best practice and high standards of work
  • Ensuring deadlines are met and an appropriate pace of work is maintained
  • General gardening including lawn mowing, hedge trimming, pesticide application and strimming
  • Maintaining and weeding borders and other planted areas
  • Pruning of trees and shrubs
  • Designing of planting schemes for borders and other planted areas
  • Setting out and planting of trees, shrubs and other plants
  • Ground preparation
  • Cleaning and maintenance of tools and equipment
  • Reporting issues with equipment or unsafe conditions 

To be considered for the position you must:

  • Have a minimum of 2 years' gardening experience (including at a senior level)
  • Have the ability to meet the physical demands of the job
  • Have a full, clean UK driving licence 
  • Be familiar with garden power tools and machinery 
  • Have experience of general landscaping, fencing, slabbing etc 

You will be rewarded with competitive pay rate and pension contributions, training in all aspects of the role as required, and further development. 

To apply, please follow the link below, thank you 

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