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Senior Gardener – Johannesburg needed at Rand Water

Job title : Senior Gardener – Johannesburg

Job Location : Gauteng, Johannesburg

Deadline : 18-May-24

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Job Advert Summary    

  • The successful candidate will form part of the Horticultural Maintenance team, giving input into the maintenance & construction of landscapes and to provide direction to gardeners in their duties and responsibilities.

Minimum Requirements    

  •  Grade 12 or NQF level 3 in an appropriate field and 12 months relevant horticultural experience
  •  Ability to operate specialised horticultural machinery such as chainsaws, Ride-on mower etc.
  •  Basic safety knowledge and ability to complete tasks in time without constant supervision.
  •  Code 08 / EB driver’s licence and ability to pass RW K53 driving test.

Primary Duties    

  •  Installation and maintenance of irrigation systems.
  •  Maintenance of indoor plants.
  •  Applications of fertilisers, compost, mulches and pesticides.
  •  Loading and offloading of goods, machines, plants and debris etc.
  •  Use of specialised horticultural machinery and equipment.
  •  Support with decorations and construction when required.
  •  Maintenance of specialised sports and recreation fields.
  •  Horticultural maintenance of sites.

Knowledge    

  •  Specialised Horticultural, Turf grass & Landscape knowledge
  •  Basic safety knowledge
  •  Basic plant knowledge and Water wise principles.
  •  Knowledge of specialised Horticultural machinery.

Skills    

  •  Communication (Verbal & Written)
  •  Chemical application
  •  Plant identification
  •  Plant propagation
  •  Pruning

Attitude    

  •  Customer orientated
  •  Safety conscious
  •  Team player
  •  Productivity orientated.

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