06 Jan, 2021

Experienced Gardener

  • Charleville House
Full time Aboriculture Craft Gardening Irrigation Machinery Nurseries

Job Description

Experienced Gardener

Charleville Estate

Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow, Ireland

 

Job Description:

Charleville is an eighteenth-century demesne of 300 acres set under the Wicklow mountains, with over 27 acres (including a walled garden) of Arboretum and pleasure grounds. The garden is open to the public 60 days a year and is currently seeking an experienced gardener.

 

Essential requirements:

  • Must have a proven track record, to include experience in the maintenance of rose gardens, perennial borders and glasshouse/indoor plants.
  • Must be able to call on a broad knowledge of plants.
  • Propagation and nursery stock knowledge.
  • Must have relevant horticultural qualifications to include either QQI Level 5 Certificate in Horticulture/ RHS Level 2 or 3, equivalent or above.
  • PA1 and PA6 Spraying Certificates.
  • Tractor and Loader Certificate or equivalent experience.
  • Must have good organisational skills.

 

Salary:

  • Salary by negotiation.

 

Job Benefits

Salary:

  • Salary by negotiation.

Tickets Required/Preferred *(many employers provide these as ongoing training)

Boom Sprayer Pesticide Application,   Chainsaw Operations,   Governance and Use of Pesticides,   Hand Held Pesticide Application,   Handling and Distribution of Pesticides,   Manual Handling,   Safepass  

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