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Lawn Manager - Banbury

About Us

Greensleeves is one of the UK’s longest established lawn treatment companies; we have been treating lawns for over 17 years.

We are a small locally run business who take pride in offering the highest levels of customer service and attention to detail when carrying out work on customers’ lawns.

Due to our continued growth & success we are looking to recruit temporary seasonal lawn operatives to start ASAP.

There will be an opportunity for the right candidate to make the position permanent.

About You

Reliable, well rounded and an enthusiastic individual with a strong work ethic capable of employing a large degree of common sense.

Fully embrace the concept of and practice of exceptional Customer Service and be proficient in working to a high standard.

Possess excellent communication skills, both verbal and written as you will be working in a customer facing role.

Self-motivated and able to work under your own initiative whilst at the same time being a team player.

Flexible to work additional or varied hours depending on the needs of the business.

This role is physically demanding and can involve heavy lifting and handling. Ideally, you will be used to working outdoors in all weathers.

Qualifications/Experience

Any previous experience in a similar role would be a benefit but not essential as full training will be given.

A demonstrable interest in gardening/landscaping, practical/manual work and basic mechanics are also an advantage.

NPTC PA1 & PA6 qualifications would be a significant advantage but are not essential.

Full driver’s licence, valid to drive in the UK is preferred.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £16,500.00 to £18,000.00 /year

Required language: Good English

About The Job

The successful candidate will work with our existing Lawn Manager visiting a number of domestic lawns on a daily basis and assisting with the application of fertiliser, weed killer and moss control products – also carrying out scarification, aeration and lawn renovation services; this is machine work which can be heavy.

The role will include face to face liaison with customers, dealing with clients’ questions and giving advice on the lawn in a professional manner.

Willingness to learn, a strong work ethic and the ability to work unsupervised are highly desirable qualities.

It is essential that you are presentable and possess good communication skills as this is a customer facing role.

Experience or strong interest in gardening/landscaping, practical/manual work and basic mechanics are also an advantage.

If the candidate shows the above qualities and has expressed a desire to progress they will receive the additional training required to enable them to work unsupervised including NPTC PA1 and PA6a application of pesticide. They will also be expected to maintain a high level of knowledge regarding lawns & being able to identify most lawn weeds by name, knowing which products work most effectively on them.

At this stage a full driver’s licence, valid to drive in the UK would be essential as you will be working on your own and will need to drive.

All necessary equipment, uniforms, vehicles and training will be provided.

Bonuses are available for individuals who excel and commission is paid for new business sales.

You will be working within our territory of Banbury, Brackley, Bicester, Buckingham, Aylesbury, Kidlington.

Pay commensurate on age and experience.

Please email Jake oxfordshirenortheast@greensleeves-uk.com with your CV for more information.

Franchise Resale Opportunities - Hertfordshire

Our fully operational, established Hertfordshire franchise is available to purchase. Price available upon application. For further details please contact us – 0808 100 1413.

Seasonal Lawn Care Operative

Responsible to: Matthew Rice

About Us

Greensleeves is one of the UK’s longest established lawn treatment companies & have been treating lawns for over 17 years.

We are a locally run business who take pride in offering the highest levels of customer service and attention to detail when carrying out work on customers lawns.

Due to our continued growth & success we are looking to recruit temporary seasonal lawn operatives to start ASAP.

About You

Fully embrace the concept of and practice of exceptional Customer Service and be proficient in working to a high standard.

Possess excellent communication skills, both verbal and written as you will be working in a customer facing role.

Well rounded, reliable and enthusiastic individual with a strong work ethic capable of employing a large degree of common sense.

Self-motivated and able to work under your own initiative whilst at the same time being a team player.

Flexible to work additional or varied hours depending on the needs of the business.

This role is physically demanding and can involve lifting and handling. Ideally, you will be used to working outdoors in all weathers.

Qualifications/Experience

Previous experience in a similar role is desirable.

A demonstrable interest in gardening/landscaping, practical/manual work and basic mechanics are also an advantage.

NPTC PA1 & PA6 qualifications would be advantageous but are not essential.

Full driver’s licence, valid to drive in the UK with a maximum 3 points is preferred.

About The Job

The successful candidate will visit a number of domestic lawns on a daily basis. Working alongside our Lawn Manager in applying fertiliser, weed and moss control treatments and carrying out scarification, aeration and lawn renovation services as required.

The role will include face to face liaison with customers dealing with clients’ questions and giving advice on the lawn in a professional manner (alongside the Lawn Manager).

You will work in and around North Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire & North Hertfordshire.

Pay £5.70 – £8.70 per hour depending on age and experience. Performance bonuses are also offered.

Full training will be given to the right applicant. Uniform, equipment and vehicle provided.

Please email Matthew (miltonkeynes@greensleeves-uk.com) for an application form.

Canvassers - Nationwide

We have opportunities available for hardworking and enthusiastic canvassers. Suitable candidates will need to have excellent interpersonal skills, be motivated by targets and happy to operate outdoors! Experience of canvassing preferred.

For further information please contact us on 0808 100 1413.

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