Gardener/Handyman - Ref 812


Downlands Gardener/Handyman for Hampshire Estate

A position is available for someone who is self-motivated, efficient and takes pride in their work. This is a beautiful environment to work in and taking ownership of the outside maintenance should provide job satisfaction.

The following are jobs throughout the year and obviously change with the seasons. A positive can-do attitude is a must.

· Daily feeding/water animals and muck out the pens and paddock (cats, chickens, dogs)

· Bring in firewood to house and barn

· Empty bins and keep skip area tidy

· Creosoting furniture, fences and buildings

· Occasional external painting, window frames etc.

· Checking retic is working and hand watering new plants if needed

· Hand weeding circle

· Weed spraying circle

· Strimming circle

· Hand, ride on mower and tractor mowing circles

· Hand hedging and machine hedging circles

· Gutter clearing circle

· Leaves and stick blowing and raking circles

· Path and tennis court sweeping circle

· External horse truck and car washing and emptying toilet truck tanks after shows

· Garden machine maintenance for machines he uses ; Before use eg. grease the points and check oil, water and clean properly after use and hose off

· Swimming pool cleaning and maintenance

· Topping up pea-shingle

· Handyman experience is a bonus

· Other estate jobs which crop up

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