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Gardener

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Sector
Job Type Temporary
Salary £8.58 per hour
Published 6 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Helen McNamara
Job Ref BCC201614

Job Description

Experienced Gardener required for a local government organisation based in Belfast.

Starting ASAP for 1 week.

Hours of work: 37 hours per week.

£8.58ph

Duties will include:

  1. To maintain the orderly condition of grounds, that is, sweeping, hoeing, raking, mowing, edging, removal of litter/rubbish etc.
  2. To carry out labour associated with soil cultivation, manuring, site preparation and construction.
  3. To carry out grass cutting, hedge cutting and pruning.
  4. To use powered hand tools and light plant to perform duties.
  5. To load, unload and move equipment and materials such as mowers, barrows, plants, soil, fertilisers, horticultural tools and sundries.
  6. To maintain all tools and equipment in a satisfactory condition including the cleaning of garden tools and basic cleaning and maintenance of lawnmowers.

Qualifications

Applicants must possess an NVQ Level 2 in horticulture or an equivalent qualification relevant to this post and a PA1 and PA6a Pesticide Application Certificate and have two years' experience of working in a horticultural environment.

If you are interested and available for this role please upload your CV to the link.

**PLEASE NOTE THE CLOSING DATE FOR THIS POSITION IS FRIDAY 27th MAY 2016**