Gardener

  • Job Reference: 00000019-1
  • Date Posted: 28 March 2024
  • Recruiter: job switch
  • Location: Chingford
  • Salary: £13.00 to £14.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Agriculture
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Contact: jamie dawson
  • Email: jamie@jobswitch.co.uk

Job Description

As our Gardener you’ll take responsibility for maintaining the landscapes, planting flower beds and the general upkeep of the grounds and gardens. You will ensure that everything is maintained in a good representational order at all times and keeping things “just so” for our owners.

Main Duties

  • To water and feed all border plants, tubs and shrubs on a regular basis to ensure healthy and vigorous plants.
  • To cut lawn and bed edges at least every 8 days during the months of March to November and at least four times during the winter months.
  • To keep all ponds, water features, paths, patios, drives and forecourts and roads etc. weed free and clean. All areas to be regularly swept /tidied.
  • To trim hedges and shrubs as required.
  • To rake up leaves in the winter period.
  • To prune and thin plants roses, shrubs and small trees mainly in the winter period.
  • To maintain a garden log book.
  • To maintain a high standard of presentation.
  • To report any faulty or damaged equipment or machinery to the person in charge.