Hard Landscaper 43819

Location : London
Salary : 25-28k DOE
Vacancy type : Permanent
Vacancy ID : 43819

Hard Landscaper

An exciting opportunity has opened for a Hard Landscaper to join our clients well established and growing business. Our client is a successful garden design, build and maintenance company established over 20 years ago.

This exciting hands-on role, where you will work closely with your Hard Landscaping foreman within a team of two, offers the opportunity to work on some top end domestic and commercial gardens.  You will need hard landscaping experience; some horticultural knowledge is beneficial; a desire to learn and develop is vital. You will need to be good at communicating and enjoy being part of a close-knit team, whilst being able to show initiative.

Job description:

  • Support the Hard Landscaping foreman in day-to-day construction works and garden installations to ensure that your gardens reach their full potential.
  • Ensure all tools, materials and plants are taken to site when required.
  • Ensure that the van is kept clean and tidy with a full set of tools. Reporting any problems immediately.
  • Communicate effectively with office based Project Manager to ensure the smooth and timely progression of jobs, highlighting issues that arise.
  • Ensure all health and safety procedures are followed.
  • Attend staff meetings. 

You will need:

  • Experience in working off plans.
  • To have some experience in stone work and stone construction paving, cladding
  • To have some experience in garden timber work  decking, trellising and fencing
  • To have some understanding of irrigation systems.
  • Support the Hard Landscaping foreman to ensure that your gardens reach their full potential.
  • Ensure all tools, materials and plants are taken to site when required.
  • Ensure that your teams van is kept clean and tidy with a full set of tools. Reporting any problems immediately.
  • Ensure all health and safety procedures are followed.
  • To be diplomatic and calm with clients.
  • 1-2 years of hard landscaping experience.
  • Some horticultural knowledge

Desirable:

  • To be skilled in stonework and stone construction  paving, cladding
  • To be skilled in garden timber work  decking, trellising and fencing
  • Knowledge of irrigation systems.
  • Full clean drivers license.
  • CSCS Accreditation

Reward:

  • Ongoing training and development
  • 25 days paid holiday + bank holidays
  • Discretionary annual bonus
  • To work on exciting projects with innovative professionals within a successful, opportunity giving company.

Hours of work: 07.30 - 17.00 with 1 hour off for lunch. Salary: Up to  £28,000 Dependant on experience

 

Please quote 43819 when speaking with one of our consultants.

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Once again, I would like to extend my thanks to you for being so efficient and focused on my behalf. You have impressed me and have been extremely professional about matching me well with potential opportunities. Should I require staff in my new role... I will be sure to use you.

Simon (Contracts Manager)

I would like to give a big thank you to everyone in the team at Fresh Horticultural Careers for their help throughout my employment with them. Their support was great and helped me enjoy my time whilst working for them.

Ross (Horticulture)