Landscapers

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Landscapers

  • Post Date:March 5, 2021
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  • Qualification Certificate
    Experience 1-3 Years
Job Description

We are growing!

Almond Africa is looking for suitably qualified personnel to fill in openings within our company as Landscapers.

Minimum Requirements:

  • “C” in O’ level Maths and English
  • Qualification in Horticulture, Botany or Gardening is an added advantage
  • At least 2 years experience in a similar role
  • Criminal Free Record
  • Age range 22 – 50

Desired Attributes:

  • Hard working
  • Decent level of strength and stamina
  • Disciplined
  • Takes pride in their work
  • Basic mechanical skills/machinery knowledge
  • An understanding of plants and pests
  • Ability to manage time and resources efficiently
  • Knowledge of associated safety hazards

The Role:

  • Create new landscapes based on designs
  • Uphold existing landscapes by planting, weeding, trimming, edging, pruning, watering, aerating, scarifying, mulching and fertilising.
  • Collecting litter, stones or any other objects and general manicure of the grounds
  • Keep walkways and building entrances clean and safe
  • Where necessary, apply organic pesticide to eliminate pests from flowers and plants
  • Nourish the soil using organic fertilisers and other soil conditioners
  • Create and maintain a favourable moisture, PH & microbiome in the soil for plants to thrive
  • Maintain and repair fountains, fences, walls, driveways, ponds, swimming pools, patios, garden ornaments, garden furniture, walkways, etc.
  • Install arches, trellises, arbours, pergolas, garden furniture, children’s playgrounds and rockeries
  • Perform minor repair and maintenance of gardening tools and equipment
  • Install lighting, irrigation systems and decorative elements in the garden
  • Maintain accurate records of rainfall, water application, fuel, fertiliser and pesticide use as well as any other materials or consumables
  • Collect and segregate organic material and channel into compost making

Please forward application letter and CV, copies of all academic and professional certificates and at least two reference letters to [email protected]

Applicants to indicate on their applications, the city they would prefer to be employed in (Harare or Bulawayo)
*Successful candidates will be required to provide police clearance.

Almond Africa is an equal opportunities employer.