Gardener

  • POA
  • Faversham, Kent
  • Birch And Iris

Birch and Iris have a position available for a full time Gardener. We are looking for an individual to join our team as a gardener based in Faversham and surrounding Kent towns

-Ideally have a minimum of 3 years experience in horticulture. However, this is not essential and training will be given to the right applicant.

-Have a positive outlook and a friendly character with a willingness to learn on the job.

-Being punctual and able to work in a team or on your own is essential also having a good work ethic and being presentable.

-Visiting various sites around Kent, Commercial and Domestic and being able to communicate with the customer.

-You will be required to drive company vans so a clean licence is essential.

-Due to the nature of the work being physically fit and able to work in all weathers.

-Experience within site Health and Safety procedures would be beneficial, together with a competent ability to operate plant machinery, although training and guidance will be provided

The position involves a combination of:

Grass cutting

Strimming

Weeding

Pruning

Hedge cutting

Planting

General garden tidying and maintenance

Working hours Monday to Friday

Hours and wages will be discussed with the right applicant in the interview

Work clothes and PPE will be provided but applicant will need own Safety Boots

Salary £18-20k depending on experience.

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