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St Helens |

Assistant Gardener

Ref: RRV8291

Job Description

We are currently recruiting Gardeners for our client in the St. Helens borough, the right candidate will be responsible for carrying out a wide range of horticulture tasks to maintain amenities such as parks, playing fields, school grounds and open spaces to a high standard.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain turf and synthetic playing surfaces which includes mowing, applying pesticides, renovating and repairing
  • Operating and maintaining machinery such as driving vehicles and tractors, ride-on and pedestrian mowers
  • Using strimmers and hedge cutters
  • Plant and prune trees, shrubs, roses, bedding plants, whips and hedges

To do this role you will need to:

The right candidate must have a full driving licence, preferably have PA1 & PA6 certification and had experience using a ride-on mower.

Working Hours / Shifts

07:00-15:00 / Monday to Friday

Salary / Pay

£452.76 based on 42 hours per week - £10.78 per hour.

Resilient Recruitment Benefits

  • A company pension
  • Store discounts
  • Guaranteed hours
  • Out of hours availability
  • Paid holidays

Additional Information

50.00 Referral Fee Available

If you refer anyone who then completes 480 hours (12 weeks) work, you will be eligible for a one-off £50.00 payment, providing you are also still working for us. Please discuss this with your recruitment consultant.