Senior/Chargehand Horticulturist

Location
Lister Road Depot, Dudley, DY2 8JW
Salary
£21,074 to £23,111 per annum
Posted
07 Sep 2018
Closes
23 Sep 2018
Job Ref
Dudley000003855
Contract Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Annualised Hours
Hours
Full-Time

We are looking for an experienced Horticulturist to work within our grounds maintenance team.

Hours of work: Annualised Hours (Summer 43 per week & Winter 30 per week)

The successful applicant will have experience of carrying out general and skilled horticultural and grounds maintenance duties, including digging, forking, hoeing, weeding, grass edging, planting, pruning, hedge cutting and mulching operations. You will be able to use ride on equipment, operate vehicles up to 5 tonnes, including towing trailers & chippers etc. and use tractors and associated horticultural based implements. In addition the successful applicant will carry out on site supervision of any staff allocated to them.

All applicants must hold a current driving licence with Category C1+E or equivalent or hold a licence issued on or before 31.12.96.

For an informal discussion contact Tim Johnson on 01384 815510.

NB: We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised date if a large number of applications are received

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