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

The Job

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 Person

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.


Send applications to

Alban Dobson House

Green Lane,

Morden SN4 5NS



Please see job description for further details.

Job Description