Fairview Hotel Gardener Job in Kenya

Fairview …  A City Lodge Group Hotel

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Position Vacant: Gardener

Aim of The Role: To maintain the beauty of plants, outdoor grounds, and trees in a garden. You will be required to perform a range of general maintenance tasks including designing, producing, renewing and preserving outside spaces.

Outline of Duties:

  • Maintain and grow the garden to ensure it meets specific requirements and expectations.
  • Perform basic maintenance such as cutting the grass, emptying bins, managing weed control and leaf raking.
  • Plant and nurture new trees, flowers, and various plants.
  • Work with hand tools and basic light machinery such as plant vehicles, and small diggers.
  • Service all garden equipment and machinery.
  • Maintain a clean garden by clearing rubbish and litter from the garden and grounds.
  • Provide guidance to management on matters related to the garden.
  • Advise management on the costs of plants and garden necessities with detailed written quotations and reports.
  • Ensure a safe environment for staff and clients by adhering to safety and health regulations.

Human Responsibilities

  • Attends all training sessions as scheduled.


  • Establishes effective employee relations and maintains the highest level of professionalism, ethic and attitude towards all hotel guests, clients, heads of department and employees.

Replacement and Temporary Mission

  • May be assigned to perform reliever duties when colleagues are off duty.

Basic Conditions and Benefits of Employment:

  • These are in line with normal company policies and practices, specific details will be communicated to an applicant should he/she qualify to be interviewed.

Line of Reporting and Communication:

Responsible To: Head Gardener

Education, Training and Experience Requirements:

Plants – In-depth knowledge of plants and gardening techniques

Level of Numeracy – Not a requirement

Level of Communication Skills – Must be in possession of good communication skills

Level of Formal / Professional / Education & Training – Must have completed O’ levels

Level of Experience in Job Advertised – Experience with using the Power Saw required

Application Procedure

If you have the specified attributes and wish to be considered for the position, please send a copy of your Curriculum Vitae and testimonials accompanied by a letter which sets out your interest in the post, and your suitability for it to: FHR@clhg.com

Closing Date for Application: 15th June 2019

Apply to: Human Resources

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Updated: June 11, 2019 — 10:06 am