Hard Landscaping Foreman

From horticruitment

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Working For: horticruitment

Hard Landscaping Foreman required

Job Ref – X752

Our client specialises in the design and build of water features and construct beautifully landscaped gardens since 1992.As in most areas of construction, fashions come and go and their enthusiastic team excels at experimenting with new themes as well as skilfully executing traditionally or contemporary constructed water features and landscaped gardens. Their extensive portfolio ranges from small suburban and rural gardens to large country house gardens and we undertake each project with the same level and commitment and professionalism.

An excellent opportunity has become available for a hands-on hard landscape foreman on a full time and permanent basis to predominantly work in North and East Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Essex. The ideal candidate will be well organised and highly skilled, someone who is driven and passionate about materials, finishes and in delivering high quality landscapes to the required timeframe.

The successful candidate will have proven experience in successfully running large domestic projects, which will include ordering materials and plant, interpreting plans and performing a wide variety of hard and soft landscaping skills. You will have a reporting function to management on a regular basis and will be required to deliver projects on time and on budget. Some experience working with ponds and water features would be useful but not essential. You must be well presented and able to liaise with clients and designers effectively.

Applicants will have a minimum of two years previous experience in hard landscaping and should have the ability to communicate effectively with our clients, the operations team, and designers. You should also be able to supervise, train and motivate labourers and apprentices. A good level of spoken English is required as well as be physically fit and able to work in all weather conditions. A full UK driving licence is essential (with a maximum of 6 points).

The working week is 40 hours per week minimum, on site from 7.30 am to 4:00 pm. Provided with the role is a company van for work purposes, quality work wear and tools/kit and ongoing training and development. Annual leave is 28 Days holiday including bank holidays.

If this Hard Landscaping Foreman vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Sara Yassin on 01233 732767 or sara@horticruitment.com.

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