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Gardener / Grounds Maintenance Dudley, Coseley, Sedgley Temporary Ongoing £8.69 p/h Starts 8th Jan 18 Our client is seeking to recruit 5 x Gardeners / Grounds Maintenance staff to join their existing teams. The teams are responsible for the general maintenance and up keep of public parks, gardens and embankments within the Dudley Borough. They look after the grounds maintenance of parks, open spaces, council housing estates - communal areas, highway verges and traffic islands, schools, playing fields and sports pitches, cemeteries and crematoria and children's play areas to name a few. The role will involve the following duties * Grass cutting, hedge cutting, verge cutting shrub bed maintenance. * Flower beds and rose beds maintenance. * Laying out sports pitch markings etc. * Keeping the parks and green spaces in the Borough looking presentable. * Managing Dudley's stock of Council owned trees. Experience Required Applicants will require previous horticultural experience in either a landscape gardening or grounds maintenance capacity and the ability to use horticultural tools / power tools. Hours The posts are full time; 37 hours per week in the winter, working 7.45am - 4.15pm Mon to Thurs and 43 hours per week in the summer, working 7am - 4pm Mon to Thurs and 7am - 2pm Fri. Summer hours will begin March 2018 onwards. If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience to apply for the role please send us your see via this advertisement