Post Title:    Landscape Horticulture Meadows Technician

Salary:           £21,246          

Hours:          37.5 per week        

Organisation:  The Green Estate CIC – Let’s Grow Where We Live

Would you like to become part of an organisation working to create better places to live, where nature enriches all of our built environments?  If you are looking for a rewarding landscape and horticulture post working for a dynamic and creative, not-for-profit Sheffield based organisation then this vacancy could be just for you.

During the pandemic we have learned that people really value and need access to nature.  As Landscape Horticulture Meadows Technician, you will be responsible for practical delivery, establishment and maintenance of meadow planting contracts. You will be someone who has a strong passion for plants and meadow style planting, takes great pride in providing the best customer service, and has excellent communication skills. If you are customer facing individual who has experienced and confident in working with landscape and machinery, proactive, hardworking, and someone who wants to help us create better places to live with nature at its heart, then this is the job for you!

Essential requirements for the job role

  • RHS or environmental qualification to degree level or equivalent
  • Experience in a customer facing environment
  • Experience in landscape maintenance
  • Experience with establishing planting and maintenance
  • Must be able to lead by example, be “hands-on”, practical and self-motivated
  • Understanding of health and safety in the workplace
  • Experience of building positive customer relations
  • Experience of directing and leading staff
  • A desire to work for a social enterprise
  • Positive and friendly approach
  • Computer/IT literate Ability to use Microsoft outlook word and excel.
  • Full driving license

Key Requirements:

  • Min 3 Years’ experience in landscaping
  • Full Driving License
  • DBS Disclosure

Benefits:

  • A friendly & creative working environment
  • 31 Days annual leave
  • Company Life Assurance
  • Free onsite parking

If this sounds like you, we definitely want to hear from you!  Please download the application form and additional information, complete and return to recruitment@greenestate.org Application Form Job Description Equal Opps Monitoring Form The Green Estate CIC is a proactive Equal Opportunities & Diversity Employer.