Assistant Gardener/Groundskeeper

Location
Troon, South Ayrshire
Salary
£9.50 per hour
Posted
24 Jan 2018
Closes
25 Mar 2018
Sector
Gardening
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Experienced

Assistant Gardener / Groundsman

We are looking for a person to fill a full time position on an estate near Troon in Ayrshire. The estate comprises of a house with very well maintained gardens, woodland and grass fields, which are let seasonally for cattle and sheep grazing. The house is run commercially as a private letting venue.

You will be required to assist with all aspects of maintenance across the whole property.

Your responsibilities will include:

Grasscutting

Strimming

Hedgecutting

Weedkilling

Logsplitting

General handy work carrying out repairs

Experience you must have:

Grasscutting

Strimming

Hedgecutting

Weedkilling

General maintenance and handy work

Experience that would be advantageous:

Chainsaw certificate

Basic knowledge of maintaining machinery

Basic knowledge of plumbing, electrics and heating

Essential Qualifications:

UK drivers licence and own transport

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and practical person, who has common sense and can learn quickly. They will be self motivated and take pride in their work, setting themselves high standards.

The job is permanent at 40 hours per week; £9.50/hour

Please apply by email, stating why you would be suitable for the role. Please attach your C.V. if available.

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