Gardener Job in Nairobi, Kenya

               

Position: Gardener

Location: Nairobi

Purpose: To ensure the gardens, grounds and surrounding areas are maintained to a high standard, thus ensuring that the first impression received by the guest is a positive one.

Role Responsibilities:

  • To be responsible for keeping the gardens, drives, paths, patios and surrounding areas free from leaves and debris.
  • To be responsible for the mowing/trimming of all grassed areas
  • To prune the trees, bushes, shrubs and hedges when required.
  • To sow all bedding plants in preparation for planting
  • To be responsible for the preparation and upkeep of the flower beds.
  • To prepare and plant all pots, troughs and hanging baskets
  • To be responsible for the upkeep of all displays in pots, troughs and baskets.
  • To keep the boundaries of borders and flower beds well maintained in line with the Macdonald Hotels standard
  • To be responsible for the watering and feeding of plants, planters, pots etc. when necessary.
  • To shred and dispose of all debris.
  • To store and use all equipment and chemicals in line with manufacturers’ and statutory guidelines

Qualifications and Experience

  • A good awareness of Health and Safety regulations
  • Previous practical gardening/horticulture experience, as well as some knowledge of plants and horticultural techniques
  • Familiarity with machinery/equipment and accompanying practical certificates
  • Willingness and enthusiasm to share the history of the garden with visitors, bringing it to life
  • Commitment for what you are doing, always remaining proud of your work
  • Self-motivation with the ability to use own initiative

To apply, send your CV and cover letter only to applications@flexi-personnel.com before close of business 21st February 2020.

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NB: Flexi Personnel Ltd does not charge candidates for job placement.



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Nairobi

Nairobi, Kenya
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Nairobi County

Kenya
Agriculture and Agribusiness
Updated: February 11, 2020 — 8:10 am