Are you the dynamic, enthusiastic and hardworking individual that has a proven track record of landscaping work?

If so, you’ll be a real team player, friendly and committed with a ‘can do’ attitude. Well organised and dynamic, you’ll be keen to bring your experience to help the team build gardens to the very highest standards while helping to improve the efficient running of our business while supporting its growth.

A trustworthy and honest individual, you’ll relish a challenge and enjoy being a key part of a small, but growing business. This is a great opportunity to help shape a fast growing business in the landscape industry. You’ll enjoy the interaction that comes with being a key member of a small team and the responsibility of taking accountability for your own actions.

Business Overview

Emotive Landscapes is a small but fast-growing garden design and build company working throughout Gloucestershire and the surrounding counties. We design and build gardens that are uniquely tailored to each of our client’s specific needs, tastes and lifestyles . These gardens are built with the highest quality workmanship and finished to the best possible standard with the objective of providing our clients many years of enjoyment. Great customer service and communication are at the heart of everything we do and are key to delivering our clients with a first class landscaping experience, from initial enquiry through to delivery of the finished garden and beyond.

Job Purpose

Reporting directly to the Managing Director and working under the direction of the Foreman/Team Leader, the Landscaping Assistant will provide assistance and carry out general labouring and implementation/execution tasks to ensure that Emotive Landscapes landscaping projects are delivered safely and to a high standard, whilst exceeding our client’s expectations.

Key Knowledge

  • Relevant experience/qualification in landscaping
  • Good understanding of landscape construction
  • Basic principles of horticulture
  • Good knowledge of H&S requirements

Key Skills & Responsibilities

  • Understanding of design drawings and help with the setting out of sites and levels
  • Ability to think logically and plan ahead
  • Adhere to H&S guidelines and wear correct PPE
  • Knowledge of and ability to lay paving, setts and stonework
  • Knowledge of and ability to lay blockwork and brickwork
  • Construction of decking and fencing
  • Shrub and tree planting
  • Turfing and seeding
  • Begin to understand processes involved in organise materials required to execute the jobs

In return for your skills and hard work we will offer

  • An industry competitive salary
  • Uniform and all equipment needed
  • Pension
  • A positive working environment where our employees they feel challenged, are able to grow in their roles and have a sense of pride and achievement in what they do.
  • Generous training opportunities

Personal Attributes

  • Committed to the Vision, Mission and Values of Emotive Landscapes
  • Have a positive ‘can do’ attitude and be enthusiastic and engaged in your work
  • Show respect at all times to colleagues, clients and suppliers
  • Always be honest with yourself and your colleagues
  • Help to build a positive team spirt by helping others and being an engaged team player
  • Be accountable for your actions and be able to explain why you did or didn’t do something
  • Strive to develop your industry specific knowledge and learn from those around you both in and outside of working hours
  • Promote the company in a professional manner at all times
  • Take ownership of all that you do and be accountable for results. Be able to motivate yourself without direction
  • Be punctual so as not to impact your colleagues
  • Be able to prioritise tasks, be flexible and adapt to changing deadlines
  • Salary: £26,000 – £30,000
    (depending on experience)
  • Start date: ASAP

  • Contract: Full time and permanent

  • Hours: 42.5

How to apply

Please apply by sending your CV to [email protected] or calling 07754 661 455

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