Gardener/Handy Person

  • Job Reference: 00000117-1
  • Date Posted: 29 May 2019
  • Recruiter: JobServe Ltd.
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  • Location: Tiptree
  • Salary: £17,500
  • Sector: Administration, I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

A great opportunity for a competent gardener/handy person to join our maintenance team on a full time basis.

The work will be spread across 6 sites all in the Tiptree and Colchester area so the ideal candidate will have a full driving license and own a vehicle. The sites include office buildings, private residential and sports facilities.

The main duties involve:

  • Performing seasonal landscape work including pruning, clean-up, bulb planting, leaf removal, digging, and weeding flower beds and borders
  • Using machinery such as lawn mowers, rotovators and hedge trimmers
  • Maintaining high levels of presentation
  • Cleaning and maintaining vehicle

Additional tasks may involve:

  • Assisting the maintenance team when required; assembling sheds, painting fencing, and other DIY tasks
  • Participate in ice and snow removal
  • Clean up litter in planting beds


  • Up to 17,500


    • Both full and part time hours considered (20 to 40 per week)