Gardener

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  • Totnes, Devon
  • Jul 10, 2024
Contract Construction

Job Description

A 1-month+ opportunity for a Gardener has arisen with the local authorities in Totnes, Devon.

Pay Rate: 12.59 per hour PAYE

Working Hours: 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday, 07:30 - 15:30.

Location: TQ9 5JD

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform various gardening tasks, including planting, pruning, weeding, and mulching.
  • Maintain and care for plants, flowers, shrubs, and trees.
  • Ensure lawns are mowed, trimmed, and properly manicured.
  • Operate and maintain gardening equipment and tools.
  • Assist in planning and designing outdoor landscapes.
  • Manage irrigation systems and water conservation efforts.
  • Collaborate with fellow team members to ensure efficient garden maintenance.
  • Maintain a safe and tidy working environment.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Previous experience in gardening, landscaping, or horticulture is preferred.
  • Knowledge of plants, flowers, and landscaping techniques.
  • Familiarity with gardening equipment and tools.
  • Physical stamina and ability to perform outdoor manual labour.
  • Attention to detail and a keen eye for aesthetics.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work in a team.
  • Relevant gardening or horticulture qualifications are advantageous.

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