Horticultural Services Officer December 2017
Horticultural Services Officer needed to assist in the day to day maintenance of
private residential estates for ex-Service persons.
Application by CV and cover letter
You will be a member of our small Grounds Maintenance
Team responsible for ensuring that all external areas, grass, hedges,
trees etc. are maintained to a high standard, providing an excellent
service for residents. You will also assist the Horticultural Services
Manager and Grounds Maintenance Team Leader with matters relating to the
Trusts various Estates, projects and health and safety compliance.
The successful candidate will be a knowledgeable and skilled
horticulturalist who has experience of working in the grounds
maintenance sector. They should have a Level 3 qualification in
Horticulture or equivalent, experience in managing small teams and
knowledge of Health and Safety at work requirements. They will join the
Horticultural Services Manager and a small team to help establish and
develop the Trusts communal and private grounds.
The ideal candidate will be friendly, diligent, with excellent time
keeping. Possess strong practical skills and knowledge of grounds and
property maintenance. Experience of using and maintaining a large
variety of gardening/ maintenance tools and light/heavy machinery
required. Chainsaw and Chemical application certificate a bonus and full
clean driving license is essential.
APPLICATIONS CLOSE 5pm FRIDAY 22nd DECEMBER 2017
Send applications to
Alban Dobson House
Morden SN4 5NS
Please see job description for further details.