Working at Syon
Estate Maintenance Person required
There is a vacancy at Syon Park in Brentford, West London for a new team member who will keep the public areas of the Estate presented to a high standard.
Syon Park is a privately owned historic estate, open to the public, containing a fine historic house with associated gardens and arboretum, as well as a Garden Centre, Hotel, and other businesses and attractions.
You would be responsible for the collection of litter, basic gardening, sweeping leaves and gravel, and general tidying and site maintenance to ensure that the car park and public areas look their very best for our visitors. You will take responsibility for basic gardening, to include weeding, hedge cutting, and mowing. You will need to be polite and friendly and able to assist and direct our visitors.
Some machinery work will be involved, but full training will be given. You should be physically fit, and must be prepared to work outdoors in all weathers.
We like to think that we are a friendly and welcoming organisation, and you would have the opportunity to get involved in a wide range of jobs, including gardening, maintenance and other operations on the Estate across all departments as required.
This is a full time seasonal post, with a start at 0800, although an earlier start may be considered in the summer. This is a five day post, to include regular weekend working.
You will receive 25 days paid annual leave (pro rata) after the completion of your probationary period.
Salary: £9.00-£10.00 per hour
- On-site parking
- 8 hour shift
To apply please send a covering letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for applications is Monday 3rd May