Job Title: Gardener
Hours: 36 Hours a week
MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB
To efficiently and professionally manage the hard and soft landscape areas of the development whilst providing a safe, secure and well-maintained environment.
POSITION IN ORGANISATION
Reports to Property Manager or Development Manager
SCOPE OF JOB
Walk around the entire development each day and notify management immediately of any specific problems that require attention.
Ensure tidiness of development is maintained – clean out all bin store areas, remove surplus rubbish from site, sweep all hard surfaces including footpaths and all car-parking areas and where applicable clear litter and leaves from ponds.
To keep all plants shrubs cultivated and well maintained and yo report on the condition of all plants and trees.
Make management aware of any tree works that are required.
To collect all fallen leaf litter and dispose of correctly.
Organise paladins and put them in a convenient location every collection day.
Check inside manhole covers to ensure free flowing of soil and rainwater.
Keep management store in a clean and tidy condition.
Carry out security check of the site perimeter and allocated car parking areas daily
To supervise sub-contact gardeners and to liaise and assist where necessary.
Report all works and visits to management.
Train and supervise all other staff and in particular the other gardeners and / or handy men and other temporary cover which may be provided.
To be aware of COSHH and operate within it guidelines using only substances that have been provided by Peverel Property Management.
To work safely around the development leaving all areas, tools, plant etc in a neat and tidy condition.
To work safely at heights in accordance with the company Health and Safety Policy.
To carry out any other ad-hoc duties as requested by management.