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Job ID
45260856
Posting Date
06/02/2018
Company
Tandem Personnel
Location
UK-ANGL-Ipswich
Industries
Other/not classified
Job type
Full time
Salary
30,000.00 - 30,000.00  per year
Job reference code
I2156
Application methods
Phone: 01473219969
Email: recruitment@tandem-personnel.com

Tandem Personnel

Grounds/Horticultural Maintenance Technician

Job description

Grounds/Horticultural Maintenance Technician required for preparation and maintenance of outdoor areas. Working as part of a small team this permanent vacancy offers the opportunity to fulfil a varied, responsible role in a beautiful and tranquil setting. Duties will include:

·        Soil cultivation and preparation

·        Planting, sowing, potting, weeding and irrigation

·        Application of knowledge of the requirements for the cultivation of a range of horticultural crops

·        Implementation of rolling weed control and horticultural cleanliness throughout the year

·        Planning and organising of preparation of sites appropriate to annual needs

·        Recording details of site preparation and maintenance

·        Organising the maintenance of machinery and site preparation equipment

·        Manage maintenance staff during peak season

·        Manage EH&S, ensuring all work is carried out safely according to company policies

Applicants must have considerable previous experience in horticultural grounds maintenance / green-keeping with good plant and disease identification ability. Qualifications in agronomy and/or horticulture are preferred and PA1, PA2 and PA6 are essential. This is an excellent opportunity to join a stable and renowned employer who can offer an excellent salary and benefits package including pension, healthcare and more. Hours 8am – 4pm, Monday to Friday plus overtime.  

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