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5 x Landscape Operatives

  • Thamesmead
  • 0
  • Full time
  • Closing date: 31/01/2020
  • Idverde

idverde is the UK’s leading provider of integrated management and maintenance services for parks and green spaces. The company has recently merged with the largest French landscaping business and together, the idverde group is the largest of its kind in Europe. In the UK, we employ over a thousand employees nationally and we’re growing fast. The services we provide include landscape design and construction, park management and consultancy, grounds maintenance, tree surgery and external cleansing.

 

Job Title:            5 x Landscape Operatives

Location:            Thamesmead, London and South East

Salary:                 Dependent on skills and experience however minimum London Living Wage

 

The London and South East projects team is growing after winning some exciting projects including South Thamesmead Public Realm; Whitfield Gardens, Camden and Garston Park, Watford. We’re building a directly employed team to support our operational delivery across London and the South East. 

 

Do you fancy a new challenge in 2020? An opportunity has arisen for Skilled Landscapers and trades to join our successful, award winning team delivering projects for Local Authority and Main Contractor clients across London and the South East. These varied roles will include hard and soft landscaping and maintenance of installed schemes. You will play a key role in leading the delivery of public realm construction projects from £200,000 to £3m. 

 

The ideal candidates will have experience in landscaping, proactive and self-motivated with a flexible approach to work. You will have the ability to work well under pressure whilst maintaining a positive and professional attitude. A full, clean driving license is desirable. NVQ Level 2 in Horticulture/related discipline, IOSH, SSSTS and CSCS desirable however full training will be provided. 

 

Specific tasks will include the following:

·        Hard landscaping including paving and masonry works.

·        Tree and shrub planting, and mulching including preparation.

·        Turfing and seeding including preparation.

·        Maintenance visits to completed schemes to carryout grass cutting, shrub bed management and irrigation and minor repairs.

 

Rewards

This position offers good career prospects within the organisation and full training and development opportunities will be provided for the right candidate.

 

If you would like to be considered, please send a covering letter and up to date CV to the email address below quoting LSELandscapers. The covering letter should clearly state the skills and experiences you possess which are particularly relevant to the role.

 

Email:  [email protected]

 

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 31st January 2020

 

idverde is an Equal Opportunities employer

 

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