Position; Landscape Gardener

Location; Near Reading

Salary; £26,000 – £28,000

Our client is looking for a Gardener to join their team based Near Reading, Berkshire. Due to the location of our client you will be required to have your own transport to get to their premises each morning.

Start times will be from 7.30am each morning, Monday to Friday with overtime available during busy periods.

Main responsibilities;

      • Plan lawns, and plants and cultivate them, using company tools and equipment.
      • Plant new and repair established lawns, using seed mixtures and fertilisers recommended for particular soil type and lawn locations.
      • Planet shrubs, trees, and flowers selected by property owner or those recommended for particular landscape effect.
      • Mow and trim lawns, using hand mower or power mower.
      • Trim shrubs, trees and planets using company tools.
      • Clean grounds, using rakes, brooms, and hose, ensuring working area is kept as clean as possible at all times.
      • Spray trees and shrubs, and apply supplemental liquid and dry nutrients to lawns and trees.
      • Hard landscaping, laying patios, driveways and fences.
      • Make repairs to concrete and asphalt walks and driveways.


  • Minimum of 1 year experience of Grounds Maintenance or Landscaping
  • Previous experience of bedding out, pruning and lawn edging
  • Practical use of ride on mowers, hedge trimmers, strimmer’s
  • Spraying Certificates – NPTC PA1 &PA6 preferable, but not required
  • Valid Driving Licence with own transport for cimmute not work.

Commutable locations;

Abingdon, Didcot, Wallingford, Oxford, Bicester, Oxford, Reading, Woodcote, Goring, Sonning Common.Pangbourne, Henley

Key words;

Gardener, Landscaping, Hard / Soft Landscaping, Grounds Maintenance,

If you are interested please contact Darren on 01235 608455 for more information or email


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Job Information

Job Reference: OT143_1701420438
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Overtime
Salary From: £26000
Salary To: £28000
Job Industries: Construction
Job Locations: Reading, Berkshire
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Landscape, gardening, labourer,
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