Head Gardener/Horticulturist requried in South Dublin
- Date Listed27/05/2019
- Advertised ByPrivate
- Job TypeFull-Time
A Skilled Head Gardener required for a large private garden in South County Dublin.
The estate, at the foothills of the Dublin Mountains, is one of the finest private gardens in Ireland, with many interesting features and a unique microclimate. It is gardened to a very high standard with attention to fine detail.
The ideal candidate will be creative and innovative and have a sense of excitement for ongoing and future projects
They will have a broad knowledge and passion for plants
They will be self-motivated, physically fit and able to work efficiently while observing the finer details
They will have good team skills
Responsibilities will include:
Managing and motivating the team of 1 full-time and 2 part-time staff
Managing the day-to-day, year-round maintenance of the garden, including planting and maintaining large herbaceous areas
Maintaining records for the garden, machinery, and health and safety