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Graduate Gardeners - Cotswold Garden Construction since 1974

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Come and join our award winning landscaping team

Graduate Gardeners are always looking for experienced and ambitious Landscapers, particularly those with a good level of plant knowledge.

We work on landscape gardening projects all over the Cotswolds and beyond to counties neighbouring Gloucestershire. You could be landscaping a front or rear garden in at small house in Cheltenham or Cirencester, or a large country estate in one of the many Cotswold Villages that we build and maintain gardens at – our work is very varied.

We are also interested in young people with a passion for horticulture and working outdoors, who wish to make a career in landscaping and landscape gardening. Our policy is to never let anyone pass the door without at least having a chat.

Current vacancies

Current vacancies

Garden Designers

£££ excellent salary

We are a long established and Award Winning Garden Design and Landscaping Company, specialising in the creation of contemporary and rural outdoor spaces in The Cotswolds.

Due to recent success combined with growth, we are now seeking a proactive Garden Designer to work alongside our Senior Designers. Ideally, you would have either recently graduated or graduated with several years’ experience in the industry.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Manage design projects, from start to finish, alongside the Senior Garden Designers
  • Develop mood boards and concept drawings
  • Produce construction drawings, schedules and specification for builds and designs
  • Produce imaginative plant designs
  • Build strong relationships with clients and prospective clients

Required Skills & Experience

  • Have a Diploma/Degree in Landscape Architecture or Garden Design
  • Prepare Risk Assessment and Method Statements
  • Health and Safety
  • Have a good understanding of hard landscaping and construction detailing
  • Excellent working knowledge of Vectorworks is vital for this position
  • Have a good plant knowledge and a love of plants
  • Enjoy working in a fast moving, dynamic and professional atmosphere.

What you get back

  • A competitive salary
  • 30 days annual leave including bank holidays
  • Pension
  • Annual salary review
  • Summer and Christmas parties
  • Workdays out (Previously these have included trips to Chelsea garden show and Kew gardens)
  • Social events.

Please apply with CV.

Skilled Landscapers

£££ good rates of pay

We are currently seeking skilled landscapers to join our team working on high end landscape projects. Candidates must be highly motivated with good hard landscaping skills and be able to produce work to a high quality with minimum supervision.  Ideally you will also hold operator tickets for dumpers and diggers. Current driving licence is also required.

There are potentially good future opportunities for the right candidate within the company to expand their knowledge and grow within the team.

Skills:

  • Paving
  • Brick work
  • Water features
  • Stone walling
  • Fencing
  • Have experience in all aspects of hard landscaping
  • Hold operator tickets for dumpers and diggers
  • Current driving licence
  • Setting out
  • Working from plans
  • Supervising teams
  • Communicating with clients
  • Sound awareness of Health & Safety at work

30 days paid holiday including bank holidays, team building opportunities (when permitted).

Apply with CV, only candidates with a full driving licence and relevant skills and experience will be considered and contacted.

COVID-19 considerations:
We have strict guidelines that we adhere to which enable us to protect both our staff and clients.

Garden Maintenance Operatives

£££ good rates of pay

We are currently seeking skilled garden maintenance operatives to join our team.

Essential attributes

  • Horticultural qualification and or suitable knowledge and experience
  • Sound horticultural operations and plant knowledge to include border maintenance
  • Full driving licence, preferably B+E Trailer
  • Good communication skills – both communicating professionally with customers and staff
  • Sound awareness of Health & Safety at work

Desirable attributes

  • Spraying certificates (training/qualification can be organised if necessary)
  • Hedge cutting experience
  • Good standards of personal presentation
  • Eagerness to learn and improve

There are potentially good future opportunities for the right candidates within the company.

Only candidates with relevant skills and experience will be considered and contacted.

COVID-19 considerations:
We have strict guidelines that we adhere to which enable us to protect both our staff and clients.

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Calfway Lane, Bisley,
Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6 7AT
Tel: 01452 770273
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Graduate Gardeners - Landscape gardeners Gloucestershire

Calfway Lane, Bisley,
Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6 7AT
Tel: 01452 770273
Email

© 2020 Graduate Gardeners Ltd

web site design, seo & hosting .: computancy