Commercial Garden Maintenance Operatives - Van Provided

Location : Dartford Based
Salary : 21-25k
Vacancy type : Permanent
Vacancy ID : 44425

Our client is looking to recruit a new team member and have immediate starts available.

You will be working on commercial projects and will be Installing and maintaining hanging baskets and window boxes (and associated landscaping).  No vast horticultural knowledge required but must be prepared for hard work and overtime during seasonal planting periods (September to October and April to early June).

This is a great opportunity to join an independant family run business who are very well established having traded since 1980. They are environmentally aware and have worked to reduce the peat content in compost, minimalise water used in their nursury and they use only biological control on and off site to treat pests and disceases. 

They cover a large geographical radius, from Southampton to Norfolk and everywhere in between, they alternate it so you'd have a long drive one dayand then stay closer to home to next day, they don't want thier team to get burnt out and feel they look after the members of their team very well. They want a happy workforce,

A driving license is essential, as is the confidence to drive vans around London. You will be required to finish your day in Dartford each day to load up ready for the following day, you go straight to site each morning so you will be given a vehicle to take home.

Some mornings will require a 5-6am start.

Overtime paid at flat rate Monday to Friday. 1.5 on Saturdays and 2 x Sunday/Bank Holiday

20 days paid holiday.


Please quote 44425 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)