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Horticulture Position

Skilled Operative (Horticulture)

£17,419- £20,138 per annum

Full time permanent position

Work base Buxton

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, hardworking, experienced individual to work with the Horticulture Team in both the High Peak and Staffordshire Moorlands area.

We would especially like to hear from anyone that has experience in the following:-

Grass Cutting (Fine turf and General amenity)

Floral display planting and maintenance

Shrub and Herbaceous border planting and maintenance

Hedge Cutting

Cemetery Internments

Playground Inspections and maintenance

Application of pesticides and herbicides

Construction of hard and soft landscaping.

Horticultural NVQ or similar qualification

Training and guiding Apprentices

 

Seasonal General Operative (Horticulture)

£15,014 per annum

Positions available in Glossop, Leek and Cheadle

 

Seasonal Contract from 3rd April 2018 to 26th October 2018

42 hours during the summer months

37 hours from 12th September to end of Contract

We would especially like to hear from anyone that has experience in the following:-

  • Grass cutting (including the use of ride on mowers)
  • Strimming
  • Shrub and rose bed maintenance
  • Hedge cutting
  • Pruning

Applicants must have a driving licence (which needs to be seen at the interview stage). It is essential that individuals are prepared to work outside in all weathers, be flexible and able to work effectively as part of a team or with minimum supervision.

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