Maintenance Gardener - Team Leader
Salary: Dependant on Experience
are seeking an experienced Maintenance Team Leader to join our
established gardening team. We work on beautiful projects, where
attention to detail is the key. Our gardens are in various sites
throughout Central London and Surrey and demand the highest standards
must have experience of managing teams and a good knowledge of
working in gardens that require the need for attention to detail. In
the role you will be liaising with Clients and Designers, so a
positive attitude and excellent communication skills are vital. Daily
you will oversee a team of two other staff members, it is key you
delegate tasks on each garden so the time is used appropriately. It
is important you can offer excellent team work skills and are keen to
help and provide direction to the other gardeners in your team. Most
of all, we would like you to bring a proactive and flexible approach
to the role.
with your manager, additional works and providing feedback on
with clients and suppliers.
re-planting of window displays and borders.
feeding, staking and weeding of herbaceous borders.
cutting – by hand and machine.
watering and management of irrigation systems
i.e. pest control, feeding and stone cleaning.
of garden water features
planting and soft landscaping schemes.
company Health and Safety documentation.
qualification in gardening or horticulture i.e. RHS or City and
with pedestrian mowers, scarifiers, hedge trimmers and power
with Irrigation systems.
full driving license.
valid Emergency first aid at work certificate.
awareness of Health and Safety.
day – all employees have their Birthday as paid holiday.
and career development is encouraged.
days holiday (includes Bank Holidays).
Hours: Monday to Friday 7am – 4pm.