Experienced Landscape Gardener

Experienced Landscape Gardener - Job representing image
Manpower Recruitment are looking for an experienced Landscape Gardener in the Kidlington, Oxford area. A driving licence would be desirable but not essential due to location. This is a Temp-Perm position, working Monday-Friday 7.30-5pm and paying £10-£12 depending on experience. Carrying out general garden maintenance - including mowing, planting annuals, bulbs, transplanting shrubs and trees, pruning at the correct time, lawn care and overall garden development working with clients on a day to day basis, keeping calm, polite and confidently answering their horticultural questions and developing a good relationship. cleaning gardens and removing rubbish applying appropriate chemical control maintaining a safe, clean work environment by establishing and maintaining organisational and H&S standards maintaining and cleaning tools and van.You will have: at least 3 years' horticultural experience good landscaping experience a good plant knowledge and be passionate about plants and planting a keen interest in landscaping and be able to work from a layout plan a creative mind and pay attention to detail a hard-working, self-motivated and ambitious attitude the ability to work outdoors under all weather conditions and be flexible in working hours (longer days in summer/shorter in winter) a fully conversant knowledge of all grounds maintenance machinery the ability to work in a team and/or work individuallyHorticultural qualifications and skills required: a full clean driving licence at least three years' work history, of which at least two years are in grounds maintenanceUseful qualifications (but not essential) NPTC Spraying licence NPTC Chainsaw cross-cutting and felling licence CSCS card
No specific preference
No specific preference
No specific preference
££10.00 - £12.00/hour
Bicester, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom