Position title

To maintain gardens and grounds a high standard of within the borough of Swindon:

  • Ensure parks and depot buildings are left safe and securely locked.
  • Working to deadlines and delivering a high-quality standard in all areas of garden and grounds maintenance.
  • Proficient in the use of all the basic hand powered gardening equipment, plant and machinery.
  • Under supervision to undertake gardening/general grounds maintenance, duties could include:

Planting of trees and shrubs and aftercare, seeding, pruning, watering, feeding, weeding, herbicide application, hedge cutting, working in such areas as flower beds, shrubberies, woodlands and whip areas, herbaceous borders, rose beds, rock gardens, grasslands and playing fields and open spaces.

Knowledge and Experience:
  • Knowledge and experience of gardening/grounds maintenance
  • Outside working
  • Experience in using gardening machinery

A full, clean UK driving licence is essential for this role.

Thank you for submitting your application. We will contact you shortly!

Date posted
25 May 2023
Base Salary
£11.00 Per hour
Job Location
Swindon Area
Working Hours
7.30am to 4.00pm, Monday to Friday, 37 hours per week
Beginning of employment
Duration of employment
5 months
Employment Type
Full-time, Temporary
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