Gardener - The Cotswolds
OX Seven overview of the Gardener position:
We are working with an expanding group, with diverse businesses spanning multiple sectors and locations in their portfolio. We are looking for a Gardener to join a team of permanently employed trades people.
The Gardener role in a nutshell:
You have probably been a self-employed gardener or worked for a large contractor before and now have the desire to work for a smaller group, with a portfolio of commercial properties. These properties undergo almost constant renovation and improvements, therefore need a lot of attention.
The types of properties are: hotel’s, spas, restaurants, bistros and commercial office space. Therefore, the type of work you carry out will varied. There is a huge emphasis on quality across the group, so you will be used to working to very high, exacting standards. You’ll be involved in the upkeep of the grounds and landscaping of all properties within the group –most being in The Cotswolds area so it’s imperative that you can drive and have your own car.
You will be working closely with the Building Services Manager and rest of the team of four (soon to be six) permanently employed staff and three self-employed.
What we will look for on your CV:
You will have previous relative experiences and enjoy all aspects of the outdoors. It’s important you’re well rounded – having basic gravel work, the ability to dig a trench and small plant experience would be advantageous.
Given the types of the properties and locations involved, it’s important you’ve worked to a very high standard and appreciate the workmanship involved in landscaping.
What you get:
- £20,000 to £25,000 depending on experience
- Guaranteed work through the winter months
- Various corporate benefits including holiday pay and pension scheme
- Discount at group properties
- Full time working hours Monday – Friday (8am – 4.30pm although flexible working will be expected)
We are fully aware that your CV only tells part of your story, so if you would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact OX Seven for a chat about the role and an opportunity to see the candidate brief.
Every application will receive a response (positive or negative) and you will be given the opportunity to question decisions and receive further feedback.