Vacancies

JWL Landscapes & Garden Maintenance are an ambitious and growing landscape construction company based just outside of Newmarket, Suffolk. Our philosophy is that to be the best we need to employ the best.

We work incredibly hard to achieve the results to which we aspire. We’re always interested in hearing from talented people looking to join us, so why not send over your details?

To apply for a position, or to introduce yourself to us, simply send your CV and cover letter to info@jwllandscapes.co.uk

CURRENT POSITIONS

LANDSCAPE OPERATIVE

Main Roles/Responsibilities

Landscape Operatives are responsible for assisting in the installation of landscape and hard landscape projects with great precision. Duties involve all aspects of hard and soft landscaping, turfing, planting and general labouring.

Essential Functions

  • Interpret site drawings and plans with the ability to successfully implement landscape projects.
  • Comprehension of project progress/milestones.
  • Personal management of time and appearance.
  • Maintain all tools, equipment, and machinery.
  • Carrying out specified works independently or in a small team
  • Assist in maintaining a clean and safe site at all times.
  • Communicate effectively with other team members
  • Other duties as assigned.

Responsibilities

  • Follow directions from Landscape Foreman.
  • Ensure that all installation work is performed in accordance with industry and company standards.
  • Ensure that all equipment safety and maintenance procedures are followed.
  • Adhere to all safety rules and company health & safety policies.
  • Utilise all required personal protective equipment
  • Communicate well with all team members.
  • Strive to improve job skills and development.

Skills and experience

  • Relevant industry experience beneficial
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Full Driver’s License
  • Knowledge and experience in installing a variety of hard landscape applications beneficial
  • Highly motivated, self-driven individual who is detail orientated
  • Excellent attention to detail while working in a fast-paced environment
  • Verbal communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to prioritise and multi-task
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Garden Maintenance Operative

Main Roles/Responsibilities

Fulfil all maintenance contracts efficiently to ensure delivery to company expectation and client satisfaction.

Deliver maintenance work to contracted specifications within the contract terms.

Essential Functions

  • The successful delivery of soft landscaping domestic and commercial projects
  • Execution of projects to strict deadlines and budgets
  • Adhere to Company health & safety procedures
  • Liaison with clients, subcontractors, designers, and other external contractors on site.
  • Ensure all work is carried out to a consistently high standard
  • Follow a schedule and fulfil the required hours
  • Responsible for due care of machinery
  • Safe use and care of power tools

Key Skills

  • Willingness to learn all garden techniques: correct pruning, plant care and identification, pest and disease management, planting, lawn care
  • Hard working and physically fit
  • Conscientious and have a good eye for detail
  • Good communicator with-in team and with clients
  • Used to working in all weather
  • Punctual

Skills and experience:

  • Suitable plant knowledge and horticultural experience
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Full Driver’s License
  • Highly motivated, self-driven individual who is detail orientated
  • Excellent attention to detail while working in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to prioritise and multi-task
  • Able to work effectively with individuals of differing knowledge and background (i.e. clients, contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, and designers)
  • Clean and professional appearance
  • Punctual and dependable
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