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Landscape Operative

Posted 8 March by The Best Connection Group Ltd Ended

The Best Connection are currently seeking an experienced Landscape Gardener to work with our public sector client, during their busier summer months.

Candidates will be working as part of a team and will be expected to complete a wide variety of maintenance tasks. You will be required to work to a high standard and be proactive and flexible in your approach to work. Due to the contract requirements, you will be expected to work in a number of locations throughout Preston and is a physical role.

Duties will include:

  • Grass Cutting and Strimming
  • Weeding/Mulching Beds and Borders
  • Pruning and shrub maintenance
  • Use of machinery eg mowers, hedge cutters and leaf blowers
  • Ensuring work area is safe at all times

The Suitable candidate will;

  • Have experience working in a similar role
  • Be able to provide references
  • Be flexible to work changing hours throughout the summer months
  • Have in depth knowledge of working with tools/machinery
  • Have an understanding of horticulture and its upkeep and maintenance

The hours of work are varied, however you will work off a core of 07:30-17:30, Monday to Friday.

Additional Benefits & Requirements

  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
  • Overtime Available
  • Possible permanent position following a successful trial period

The Best Connection Employment Group Limited was formed in 1991. The company has a network of 80+ branches throughout the UK, from which specialise in the supply of temporary labour to the industrial, HGV, warehouse and distribution sectors.

Reference: 34642192

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