Grounds Maintenance Gardener

Recruiter
Randstad CPE
Location
Middlesbrough
Salary
£7.80 - £9.50 per hour
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Currently seeking a grounds maintenance gardener to start work in the Middlesborough area

Temp role. 4 weeks initially, may be extended.

The post holder is a member of a gardening team responsible for the provision of an effective and efficient gardens and grounds maintenance service, undertaking gardening duties as directed by the Grounds and Garden Supervisor.

Duties include: digging, hoeing, weeding and preparing land, detecting and dealing with common plant diseases and pests, identifying and competently using manures, fertilisers and weed killers, preparing, planting out, laying and maintaining grass and turf areas, flower beds and rockeries, trimming, staking and pruning of ornamental flowering trees, shrubs and plants.

You will need the following:-

- Minimum NVQ level 2 in horticulture

- Full clean drivers licence

- DBS check

- Certification of competence for the spraying PA1 and PA6

Full time hours Monday to Friday

Pay Rate £7.80-£9.50 an hour

If interested please apply online with a copy of your CV or contact Megan Griffiths on 0191 2211 567.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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