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Gardener/Groundsperson

  • Employer: Guildford Borough Council
  • Reference: 3/22/192272
  • Published: Mon 25/04/2022, 8:39 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 15/05/2022, 23:58 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week, 41 in Summer/29 in Winter
  • Salary: £22,388 - £23,197 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Stoke Park Gardens, Nightingale Road, Guildford, Surrey, Surrey

We have a opportunity for a full time Grounds person working within our parks and open spaces.

You will need a degree of physical fitness and an aptitude for working outdoors, along with an interest in gardening, grounds maintenance and a desire to learn on the job. Some knowledge and experience of horticulture and grounds maintenance machinery is desirable. 

Working 41 hours a week Monday to Friday in the Summer months and 29 hours, 4 days a week in the Winter, with the possibility of weekend work and early starts. Overtime shifts may also be available. A licence valid to drive in the UK in order to drive Council vehicles around sites is desirable.

In return we offer:

  • a competitive salary
  • generous annual leave package
  • full training and PPE
  • good variety of work

To be shortlisted for interview your application should clearly evidence your ability to meet the person specification requirements. Ensure you complete the application form in full and include all employment history for the last 3 years.

 Please see job description for full details

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  • Job profile
  • Employer: Guildford Borough Council
  • Reference: 3/22/192272
  • Published: Mon 25/04/2022, 8:39 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 15/05/2022, 23:58 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week, 41 in Summer/29 in Winter
  • Salary: £22,388 - £23,197 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Stoke Park Gardens, Nightingale Road, Guildford, Surrey, Surrey

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