20 Mar, 2024

Seasonal Groundskeeper

  • Abbeyleix House & Farm
Full time, Graduate, Seasonal Forestry Gardener Craft Gardening

Job Description

We are currently seeking an experienced Grounds Keeper for a seasonal, full-time position to help create and maintain our formal grounds and wider estate. This person will assist the grounds team and must have experience in working with machinery such as ride on mowers, strimmers and hedge cutters. Chainsaw experience and PA1 & PA6 spraying certificates would be a bonus.

What you'll need:

  • You must have a proven track record, to include experience in the maintenance of formal lawns and estate grounds or parks.

  • Applicants must have the physical capability to perform the position's duties, including bending, stooping, lifting 50+ lbs., walking long distances, carrying a leaf blower or weed eater, and push mowing.

  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to professionally interact with other members of the team and the ability to work on your own. 

  • Use of a gator will be provided at times for work purposes.


  • Full, clean driving licence

  • Manual Handling

Job Benefits

Competitive salary based on experience

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