Gardener - 6 month contract - 3 vacancies

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Seasonal Gardeners required for 6 month contracts with Southampton Council. 3 vacancies left

Your new company
Southampton City Councils Parks Team are looking for seasonal gardeners to work with them this summer and help keep the city's parks and green spaces looking attractive, clean and well maintained.

Your new role
Your main duties will be grass cutting, shrub and hedge maintenance and litter picking. Professional experience in carrying out these tasks would be useful; but the main qualities they will be looking for in successful applicants are:-

  • the ability to work outdoors in all weathers and carry out a range of manual activities requiring physical fitness and dexterity
  • the capability to quickly pick up new grounds maintenance skills, particularly relating to the safe and effective use of small plant and machinery
  • an enthusiasm and commitment to help us make Southampton's neighbourhoods safer, greener and cleaner places in which to live, work and visit.

A full clean driving licence will be advantageous.

What you need to do now
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