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Craftsman Gardener

Craftsman Gardener

  • Location

    St Helens

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  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    £10.01 per hour

  • Contact:

    Heidi Sowrey

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Craftsman Gardeners required  - st Helens - £10.01p/h - Exciting New Opportunity - Must have previous experience - Apply Today!

Assist Resourcing are looking for Craftsman Gardeners in st Helens, to work for the local Council, maintaining and improving local area playing fields, woodlands and bedding planting throughout the local area. 

This is a very active role, and the right applicant will need to have at least 2 years previous experience, NVQ Level 2 in Amenity  Horticulture (or equivalent) and will also need to be licenced to drive a 7.5 Tonne van. 

The tasks of a Craftsman Gardener will include: 
  • Maintaining Playing Surfaces (turf & aesthetic)
  • Preparing Summer/Winter games pitches
  • Operating & maintain machinery 
    • 7.5 tonne vehicle & Trailer
    • Mechanical Brush
    • Mini Digger
    • Hi Lift
    • Wagon & Hi-AB
  • Some sports pitch construction 
  • Interpret plans and lay out landscape schemes 
  • Assist in grave digging when required 

The shift times & working hours of a Craftsman Gardener

  • Until the end of March, the hours are: 
    • 07:30 to 15:30 Monday to Thursday, and;
    • 07:30 to 15:00 Friday 
  • April through to the rest of the year, hours are: 
    • 07:30 to 16:30 Monday to Thursday, and;
    • 07:30 to 16:00 Friday 

Why should you work for Assist Resourcing as a Craftsman Gardener?
  • Temp to Perm opportunities with the client
  • Pension Scheme
  • Mortgage & Employment References
  • Paid holidays (Up to 28 days a year)
  • Weekly Pay (Every Friday!)
  • Free onsite car parking
  • 24-hour support from the Assist team
If you enjoy being active and are looking for a new challenge, this could be just the role for you! Apply today and our recruitment will be in touch to progress your application ASAP!