Job Title : Landscaper Apprentice
Employer : Elite Lawn Solutions Ltd
Location : Milton Keynes , Buckinghamshire, MK15 0AT
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Land Based
Vacancy Reference : VAC-11801
Brief Description : Elite Lawn Solutions Ltd is looking for a landscaper apprentice.
Qualifications Required : Good basic education.
Maths and English Level 1 minimum
Vacancy Detail : Elite Lawn Solutions Ltd is looking for a landscaper apprentice.
Due to the continued growth of our company we are looking for workers who are capable of been trained by our experienced staff to complete jobs efficiently and of a high quality. This is a physically demanding role, to be carried out in all weathers to deliver the projects on time.
The right candidate will receive full training and could progress onto a management role.
Duties will include:
• Artificial grass installation
• Ground works
• Some construction of water features
• Patio work
Positions Available : 2
Working Week : 40 hours (Mon- Fri) flexible hours 8 hours a day
Salary : £200.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 28/07/2019
Possible Start Date : 02/09/2019
Personal Qualities : Polite, enthusiastic, hard working, reliable, trustworthy, good communication skills, be enthusiastic, and have a strong work ethic.
Skills Required : - Customer service skill.
- A keen eye for detail
- Hold a full UK driving license is desirable, but not essential
- Building knowledge would be beneficial, but not essential.
Future Prospects : Stay with our company and progress with it.
Training to be Provided : Level 2 Apprenticeship in either Horticulture or Landscape Operative. Plus: Emergency First Aid at Work, Level 2 Safe use of handling and application of pesticides, Functional Skills in English & maths (if required). You will also study a range of topics to include: Health and Safety, Business Skills, Machinery, Plant and Soil Science, and Plant health.
Other Information : You will be required to attend 1 day per week at Shuttleworth college in Bedfordshire.
Candidates must attend an initial interview with a member of the Bedford College Apprenticeship Recruitment Team and complete an online maths and English test which will be sent out prior to your initial interview if you meet the entry criteria. Please note this is part of the recruitment process and must be completed in order for your application to be progressed to the next stage.
Things to consider : Working in all weathers
Start time will be 6:30am
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