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Gardener - (Full-time / Permanent)

Job reference: 1509892 
Date notified: 14/10/2021 
Job location: Various locations - North Down 
Salary: £19,312 - £19,698 per annum 
Hours: 36 
Worktime: Various, to be confirmed 
Closing date: 28/10/2021 
Employer: Ards and North Down Borough Council 
Business: Local Government 
Address: The Castle 
Postcode: BT20 4BT 
Telephone: 0300 0133333 

Job Duties:

The post holder will undertake detailed horticultural duties and tasks ensuring all areas are well maintained, attractive and tidy.
Please refer to Council website for a full description of the duties.

Qualifications / Experience:

NVQ Level 2 in Horticulture/Turf Culture or equivalent
PA1/PA6 Certificate of Competence in the application of Pesticides
3 years relevant experience working in a horticultural environment with a public interface
To be a good team worker
Understanding and appreciation of the needs of the Public
A valid driving licence to include categories C1+E. Candidates without C1+E must complete this classification within 12 months of appointment
Prepared to work outside normal hours, including weekends and public holidays
A driving assessment by Council will form part of the selection process

Application Method:

Apply online at Emp Ref ST 12359

Other Information:

Applications for this post will be channelled exclusively through Councils GETGOT system. However, Council will consider requests for applications in hard copy and will provide alternative arrangements if possible.

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