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We are always on the lookout for enthusiastic people to join our team and help to deliver the best possible service to our ever-growing customer base. If you can see yourself being part of our success story, please get in touch.

Plant Maintenance Technician - London

Responsible for: Maintaining tropical and replica plant displays

Responsible to: Peter Gregory, General Manager

We currently require a Plant Maintenance Technician to work within an experienced maintenance team at our London South West office covering a number of sites in London South, central and North.

The role will be to deliver high quality plant maintenance to our plant displays and give high levels of customer care service to our customers, their staff and visitors.

The Plant Maintenance Technician will be expected to –

  • To clean, water, feed and control pests and diseases on live plant material;
  • To replace dead, dying or overgrown plants;
  • To clean and maintain replica plants when necessary;
  • To complete maintenance dockets accurately and obtain customer signatures;
  • To ensure all maintenance is carried out on a regular basis;
  • To always act as a representative of the company, and to ensure that the customer is completely satisfied;
  • To work in the plant store as and when required;
  • To work on installations when required;
  • To carry out exterior plant maintenance when required;
  • To inform the General Manager of anything that may be useful in securing sales, including any information of use in the securing of additional maintenance contracts;
  • To initiate suggestions and report customer comments for improvement to the company’s performance;
  • To obtain whilst at work, all relevant information on the activities of competitors;

 

Depot Manager - Matlock Office, Derbyshire

We have a role for a Depot Manager based at our Matlock office. The role will include the following responsibilities:

  1. Day to Day Depot Management
  2. Scheduling Grounds Maintenance
  3. Health & Safety
  4. Quality Control
  5. Apprentice Training

Working hours will vary depending on the season. The split and hours of work are as follows:

  • Summer/Winter split
    Summer = March – November
    Winter = December – February
  • Summer hours – 45hrs/week Mon – Fri 06.00 – 16.00
  • Winter hours – 35hrs/week 4 days out of 5/week 06.30 – 16.15

Please apply for package details.

 

Exterior Grounds Operative Apprentice - Matlock Office, Derbyshire

We currently require horticulturalists to join our expanding grounds teams within the midlands and the north.  Applicants must have a keen interest and passion for horticulture.  This will be very much a ‘hands on’ roll, with candidates expected to be working towards a horticultural qualification. as well as more practical based skills such as PA1 and PA6.

The Exterior Grounds Operative Apprentice will be expected to –

  • To carry out grounds maintenance tasks to include mowing, strimming, pruning and weed killing;
  • To work on landscaping projects;
  • To complete maintenance dockets accurately and obtain customer signatures;
  • To complete time sheets and to ensure all paperwork is handed in promptly;
  • To ensure all maintenance is carried out on a regular basis;
  • To always act as a representative of the company, and to ensure that the customer is completely satisfied;
  • To comply with all relevant health and safety requirements;
  • To undertake any other duties required by Management within the job holder’s competence.

Experience Required

Essential

  • Ability to communicate easily at all levels.

Special Characteristics of the job

  • A large amount of travel is involved;
  • Dealing with members of the public.

 

Exterior Grounds Operative - Matlock Office, Derbyshire

We currently require horticulturalists to join our expanding grounds teams within the midlands and the north.  Applicants must have a keen interest and passion for horticulture.  This will be very much a ‘hands on’ roll, with candidates expected to have qualifications such as Level 2 or 3 in horticulture as well as more practical based skills such as PA1 and PA6.

The Exterior Grounds Operative will be expected to –

  • To carry out grounds maintenance tasks to include mowing, strimming, pruning and weed killing;
  • To work on landscaping projects;
  • To complete maintenance dockets accurately and obtain customer signatures;
  • To complete time sheets and to ensure all paperwork is handed in promptly;
  • To ensure all maintenance is carried out on a regular basis;
  • To always act as a representative of the company, and to ensure that the customer is completely satisfied;
  • To inform the General Manager of anything that may be useful in securing sales, including any information of use in the securing of additional maintenance contracts;
  • To initiate suggestions and report customer comments for improvement to the company’s performance;
  • To comply with all relevant health and safety requirements;
  • To undertake any other duties required by Management within the job holder’s competence.

Experience Required

Essential

  • Experience of grounds maintenance machinery;
  • Horticultural qualifications;
  • Ability to communicate easily at all levels;
  • Current full driving licence.

Special Characteristics of the job

  • A large amount of travel is involved;
  • Dealing with members of the public.

 

 

 

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