Our client is an established landscaping maintenance business with a rapidly expanding client base. They are a leading landscaping company with a team of passionate and motivated professionals.
They are seeking a suitably experienced Landscaper to join their team for a variety of civil construction sites based in the Nairobi area.
Duties and Responsibilities
Complete physical landscaping duties
Able to work unsupervised
Able to complete hard physical work
Maintain a safe work environment
Manage and train crew in all aspects of landscape maintenance.
Demonstrate best practices and process standards in relation to jobs performed.
Promote safety, wear appropriate personal protective equipment and demonstrate hazard awareness at all times.
Monitor all tools, equipment and machinery for needed maintenance.
Communicating production goals (and other items) with crew members, management and clients.
Participate in management meetings.
Maintain a clean and safe job site at all times.
Knowledge & Skills ;
Experience in grounds maintenance and using relevant plant and equipment including zero turn and self-propelled lawn mowers, brush cutters and hedgers
Knowledge of pest and disease identification and solutions
Ability to multi task and work with limited supervision
Experience delivering first class service to clients
A strong eye for detail and excellence in all that you do
A strong work ethic and a positive attitude
Knowledge of perennials, shrubs, evergreens, and trees: identification and cultural requirements
Horticultural or Landscape experience is essential
Have a good understanding and high regard to safety
Good team player
Sense of cleanliness and orderliness
Ability to work on odd hours and odd days
Ability to work in outdoor environment (sunny, rainy, dusty, noisy)
Requirements and Skills
Previous residential landscaping maintenance experience: 5-10 years
Able to work effectively with individuals of differing knowledge and background (i.e. clients, contractors, vendors, other designers, junior team members)
Minimum Qualification Requirements
You will be joining a dynamic team environment and must have experience in all aspects of soft & hard Landscaping and a passion for the industry. You will be joining a small team and being responsible for the efficient and profitable use of company time and satisfactory outcomes for clients. Application: If this sounds like you, email your CV and cover letter and let us know why you think you would be a great fit for their growing team. No Telephone calls please