Published on Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Horticulture or Landscape Operative Apprentice (Level 2)

M & T Landscaping Ltd

Job Description:

Duties will include:

  • Maintain the health of formal lawns
  • Prepare ground for seeding
  • Prepare ground for planting
  • Establish plants and seeds
  • Maintain health of planted and decorative areas and identify pests and diseases and disorders
  • Carry out routine maintenance of various gardens, domestic and commercial
  • Ability to work at height from ladders following training
  • Work to required standards
  • Monitor health and safety
Desired Skills:
  • Numberacy skills
  • Literacy skills
  • Team working
  • Comfortable dealing with the public
Personal Qualities:
  • Willing to learn and work outdoors
  • Must be enthusiastic
  • Must work well in a small team
  • Candidate must be dedicated to completing the apprenticeship qualifications 
  • A friendly approach is essential
  • Must have good attention to detail
  • Must be proactive in their approach to work
Desired Qualifications:
  • No experience required as full training given
  • No qualifications required as full training given
  • Must have basic literacy and numeracy skills to complete level 2 Standard in work based horticulture
Things to Consider:
  • Would lead to assistant gardener role, landscape contractor, and arborist depending on abilities
  • This role will involve working outdoors in all weathers and be physically challenging , working with chemcials (full training given) lifting is required, you will get dirty and cold
Link to Vacancy:
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Closing Date:  15th Dec 2021
Additional Information: 18 months
£172 a week
40 hours a week
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