Gardener Grounds Maintenance Operative

Job ref. PLGAR17


£11.44-15.00 per hour


Contract: Full time

Higher pay rate is achieved by: Proven practical skills or on completion of a Skills Test

The Best Connection (Poole) are looking for Grounds Maintenance/Gardening Operatives to undertake contracts in the Poole, Bournemouth, Christchurch, and surrounding areas. 

This is initially a full time temporary role, but would lead to permanent work for a successful applicant.

You will ideally have previous experience in Grounds Maintenance, however applicants with a passion for gardening/landscaping/grounds maintenance would be considered.


  • Use of strimmers, hedge cutters, shears etc.
  • keeping grounds/ public areas/grass verges etc. neat and tidy
  • Pruning and tidying trees and branches


  • Attention to detail
  • Previous grounds/landscaping/gardening experience is desireable
  • Good accuracy and organisational skills.
  • Ability to work in all weathers
  • Full UK driving license
  • Can include reasonably heavy lifting.
  • Occasional Saturday working

Pay Rate:

  • Dependant on previous experience (ranging from £11.44ph to £15.00ph)

Monday to Friday 7.30am-4.30pm

Immediate starts for the right candidates!

  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Ongoing Assignment
Poole, Dorset
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