• £8.33 per hour
  • Posted: 14/09/2017
  • Coventry CV3 6PT Coventry
  • Job Ref: 179100808
  • Temporary

Job Details

A local authority are looking for a Gardener based at the war memorial park, coventry, UK, CV3 6PT

Job Summary

To care for and maintain grassed areas and various green spaces around the city. Work will vary and be affected by seasonal variations, e.g. planting, grass cutting, pruning, clearing leaves & litter etc. The temp will be expected to use and maintain heavy machinery such as ride-on lawn mowers, hedge trimmers as well as general garden equipment; strimmers, spades, pruning equipment, and may from time to time participate in hard landscaping. In addition a full clean driving licence is required.

Candidate Profile

" Practical experience of gardening maintenance
" Able to work with minimal supervision
" Knowledge/experience of planting, pruning, and grass cutting operations.
" Able to undertake routine maintenance of garden equipment.
" Knowledge of horticulture, plants, the landscape and the environment.
" Organised and able to plan out tasks.
" Willing to work outdoors in most weathers.
" Must have a full clean driving licence.
37:00 (hr:min) hours per week:

Monday: 07:30 - 16:00 (30 minute lunch)
Tuesday: 07:30 - 16:00 (30 minute lunch)
Wednesday: 07:30 - 16:00 (30 minute lunch)
Thursday: 07:30 - 16:00 (30 minute lunch)
Friday: 07:30 - 12:30 (No lunch)

Temporary seasonal position, immediate start