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Setting the Standard

Overall Job Purpose: To undertake a variety of Landscaping projects with the emphasis on Paving, Stone, and Block work

Main Duties and Responsibilities

Segmental Paving:

  • Completing various projects such as patios, driveways and decking.
  • Working with materials such as porcelain, cobblestone, flagstone, concrete, bluestone and brick.
  • Cutting materials using a grinder and other cutting tools.
  • Filling in gaps between paving
  • Tamping surface to secure finish
  • Various brick and block work

Hard Landscaping:

  • Levelling surface prior to work start
  • General labouring
  • Decking and laying patios
  • Various foundational and construction work depending on project
  • Use of various power/hand tools
  • Use of horticultural tools

Additional Duties:

  • Working to deadlines
  • Adhering to health and safety at all times
  • Dealing with client enquiries while on site and offering advice where required.

Personal Specifications:

  • Previous experience working as a Segmental Paver / Hard landscaper
  • General landscaping /gardening knowledge
  • Knowledge of brick, block and stone work
  • Extensive knowledge of paving, driveways and patios
  • Ability to work on own initiative but also as part of a small team

Qualifications and Certification:

  • In the absence of formal qualifications, relevant previous experience will be considered.
  • NVQ, Diploma or other qualification in landscaping/gardening or construction a distinct advantage but not essential.
  • Full Driving licence

Advantageous:

  • CSCS Card
  • Full Driving licence
  • Manual Handling training
  • First Aid
  • Abrasive Wheel training

Additional Information:

Working Hours: Monday to Friday (Full Time) with occasional Saturdays

To apply for this job email your details to adam@sapphirerecruitment.com