24 Feb, 2023

Grounds Operative

  • HortiRecruit
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Job Description

You Have a Passion for Gardening and all things Horticultural

Our Dublin-based client is looking for an enthusiastic grounds operative to join their ever growing professional team on a beautiful estate of almost 100 acres.

Applicants must have:

  • Some experience in garden practices.

  • A horticultural qualification is desired, but not essential.

  • A love and enthusiasm for plants and garden maintenance and a desire to learn and develop their career with an opportunity of further training.

  • A driver’s licence is desired, but not essential.

You will be expected to:

  • Be punctual, tidy in appearance and have good common sense.

  • Flair for plant care and horticultural maintenance practices.

  • Good communication skills with a positive can-do approach.

  • Enjoy being part of a close-knit team as well as being able to show initiative.

Working hours will be 7am to 4pm on Mondays to Thursday and 7am to 3pm on Friday. 


Job Benefits

The grounds operative will receive a competitive remuneration package together with company benefits.

Company Benefits:

  • Annual Leave Days 25.

  • Employee Share Participation Scheme after 12 months service.

  • Car parking onsite.
  • Cycle to work scheme.

  • Travel tax saver scheme.

  • A Competitive salary dependent on experience.

  • Health Cover cash allowance for principal as well as adult dependent and child dependents under 21.

Interested? Apply now!

Shortlisting is taking place on a rolling basis, so early applications are recommended.

If you require any special assistance to make an application to HortiRecruit, please email us and a member of our Recruitment Team will be happy to support you.


Diversity Statement: We value and celebrate diversity and we encourage applications from every candidate qualified for this role, inclusive of gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, identity, age, religion, and/or disability.


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