We are recruiting for an experienced Team Leading Landscaper on behalf of a landscaping company that work within the housebuilder sector installing the gardens for show homes, standard plots and POS / show areas.
This is a permanent full time job working Monday to Friday with the opportunity for overtime and comes with a Company Van and Fuel Card. (the company van is kept at the depot overnight) so you will need your own transport to travel to and from the depot.
They currently have seperate teams covering:
Show Home & Show Area Landscaping (requires hard and soft landscaping experience).
As the Landscaping Team Leader, you will be responsible for a small team of Landscapers, liaising with the Site Manager / Site Staff, reading design drawings and plans, preparing the ground, and then depending on teams either be:
Preparing the ground, laying turf, planting trees and plants as a member of the soft landscaping team.
Laying slabs for patios, paving and decoration, erecting pergolas, and other garden structures, building sleeper beds, retaining walls etc., as a member of the hard landscaping team.
A mix of both soft and hard landscaping as well as metal and timber fencing for the Show Home and Show Area landscaping teams.
On offer is a salary of up to £30,0000 per year, plus overtime, company van, fuel card (please note the van is kept at the yard overnight), uniform, any PPE required, pension scheme, 4 weeks holiday plus all bank holidays and the opportunity for progression.
If you have your CSCS card that is great, if not you just need to be happy to take the test (current cost via Pearson Vue is £22 / there are lots of free apps that you can download on your phone to practice ahead of taking your test) if you are offered a job. Equally if you have experience of landscaping on new build sites that would be an advantage too.
We are also recruiting for Operative level Landscapers paying to £24,300 per year, if you feel you are more suited to the Landscaper role then please still apply and we will know to talk you through both options.
For all current job opportunities https://www.coleyates.co.uk/vacancies/
Category: Landscaping Fencing and Grounds Maintenance
End date: December 31, 2022
Job Type: Full-time - Permanent
Location: NN1, Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salary from: £ 26,500 - £ 30,000
Benefits: + Overtime, Parking, Progression