Full Time Gardener/Groundsperson – Hadleigh / Suffolk -REF1030

Position Available
Posted on
May 10, 2022
Location
Hadleigh, Suffolk
Job Type
Full-time / Live out / Permanent
Role
Groundsperson / Private Household & Estate / Gardener

Full Time experienced Gardener/Groundsperson required to join a small established team looking after the grounds of a luxury, boutique hotel  on the outskirts of Hadleigh, Suffolk.

The position requires the gardener to work mainly Monday to Friday with the flexibility to work on a rota basis at weekends when necessary. This position will be mainly based at the hotel however the owner has other properties within a 10 mile radius so there will be times when you will be required to work at these locations.

The Position:-

  • To maintain lawns to a very high standard using large ride on and push mowers
  • To maintain decorative hedging using hedge cutters and shears
  • To keep all formal borders weed free, restocked, pruned and neat at all times
  • To keep the terraces pressure washed and all outside furniture clean throughout the seasons
  • To keep car park and walk ways clean and tidy
  • To supply the hotel with logs- using chainsaw( licence required)
  • To use sprayer to keep areas week free

The Person:-

  • Reliable, punctual with a good work ethic
  • Will have a really good knowledge of plants ( a horticultural qualification would be an advantage)
  • A good team player with an easy to get along with personality
  • Will follow instruction from senior gardener
  • Will have good experience in the use and maintenance of large garden machinery
  • Happy to work outside in all seasons
  • Local to the area ( within 40 minutes)
  • A car driver with own transport

A good salary will be offered to the successful person who can provide fully checkable references.

For more information please contact Jackie on 07979 501997 / info@ruralrecruitment.co.uk