Assistant Gardener


Windsor and Letchworth
£25,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: food, farming & horticulture, conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Tuesday, 31st May 2022   6 days left

We are looking for a Landscape and Environment Operative to join our Estates Team and assist with the ongoing management of a suite of sites including country parks, designated landscapes and impressive grounds and gardens of private residences. The sites are located across Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Berkshire therefore, a willingness to travel between these locations is essential.

Estates Maintenance – Maintenance of the estate grounds through grass cutting, path maintenance, hedge cutting, scrub clearance, fence repairs, autumn leaf clearance, weed control, shrub and tree pruning using a wide range of tools and machinery;

Gardens and Grounds – Maintenance of extensive gardens including formal borders, shrubs and lawns;

Visitor Management - Monitor car parks and ensure full compliance with the car parking charges using manual ticket issuing and/or handheld devices.

Core skills and requirements

  • Practical habitat and estate management skills including the use of associated tools and machinery, including strimmers and ride-on mowers;
  • Happy to work outside despite the weather conditions;
  • Willingness to travel between site locations;
  • Willingness to work occasional weekends and bank holidays;
  • Excellent communication skills.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £25,000.00 per year

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