Skilled Gardener/Driver

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
SKILLED GARDENER/DRIVER
Environmental Services
Full Time – 37 hours per week
Salary: £22,183 to £24,491An opportunity has arisen for a committed and enthusiastic person to join our Parks and Open Spaces section, within Environmental Services. You will work throughout the borough and undertake all types of gardening, grounds maintenance and other operational activities necessary to keep the parks and green spaces of Hyndburn fit for purpose.You will have a horticultural background with at least two years’ experience working in a landscaping or grounds maintenance environment. You will be qualified to NVQ level 2 in horticulture or equivalent. If successful you will become a valued member of our front line parks staff and, as such, will need to work both on your own initiative and within a team. A current driving license is essential for this post holder.If you feel you are up to the challenge of joining our Parks team then please contact Human Resources for an application pack or download an application pack from the Hyndburn Borough Council website www.hyndburnbc.gov.ukFor an informal chat about the position then please contact Craig Haraben, Deputy Head of Environmental Services, on 01254 356 200.

This is a Safety critical post and as such the post holder will be subject to random drugs and alcohol testing.

For more information and to apply, please visit www.hyndburnbc.gov.uk
Skilled Gardener Job Description and Person Specification

Closing Date: Friday 16 April at 5:00pm   Vacancy No: 2037