Maintenance Gardener

From horticruitment

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Working For: horticruitment

Maintenance Gardener required

Job Ref T700

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Gardener/Maintenance Operative to join a well-respected award-winning company who handle a variety of maintenance contracts nationwide. The company has been responsible for numerous very high-profile projects throughout the city for many years and are currently expanding their maintenance arm, leading to an increasing number of high-profile contracts. They are now seeking an experienced Gardener, to join a small team operating out of Tonbridge, Kent. The role will cover a variety of location between Tonbridge and Central London. In addition to a competitive salary, the client will generously pay for the travel expenses of the successful candidate or be picked up by a WLL vehicle, to be agreed.

Main Responsibilities:

Our client is seeking an individual who is hard working, knowledgeable, willing to learn and have good time keeping. Candidates will have the ability to work as part of a team or individually under their own initiative.

Duties will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Maintenance Gardening
    • Lawn Maintenance
    • Pruning
    • Weeding
    • Watering
    • Planting
    • Mulching
    • Ad hoc planting as required.
  • An understanding of Health and Safety requirements.

Key Skills:

The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong work ethic, having the ability to work under their own initiative while taking pride in their work and completing tasks to a high standard throughout all tasks on the large site. An understanding of Health and Safety regulations is essential. A PA1/PA6 spraying certificate and full driving license would be desirable, however no essential.


  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays.
  • Uniform and PPE provided.
  • Travel expenses covered.
  • Opportunity for a tax-free bonus at the end of each year.

Working Hours are 7:30 – 16:00 Monday to Friday.

If this Maintenance Gardener vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Sophie Sharpe on 01233 732767 or

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Thank you for the interest you have shown in this Maintenance Gardener vacancy.  Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications that we receive, it is not possible to respond to every one.  Therefore, unless you hear from us within the next 14 days, your application for this Maintenance Gardener vacancy will have been unsuccessful.