Summit Landscapes – Job Opportunities

Below is a list of all our current Landscaping vacancies at Summit Landscapes
Landscape Foreman
Summit Landscapes are looking for an experienced Landscape Foreman to assist in the managing of work and teams. The ideal candidate will have experience managing a team, a strong working knowledge and interest in landscaping, construction, groundworks, garden design and be an excellent communicator.
Work Activities
Your responsibilities will include
  • Supervision of landscape teams
  • Client visits and consultation with sales staff
  • Briefing project teams
  • Work planning and scheduling
  • Putting together and planting plant schemes
Requirements
  • At least 5 years experience as a Foreman
  • Experience in managing a team
Skills, interests and qualities you will need
  • Experience in paving, fencing, decking, turfing, garden structures, ground works
  • Understanding and implementing design
  • Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships
  • The ability to work both on your own and as part of a team
  • The ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • A good understanding of health and safety issues
  • Plant knowledge and landscaping product knowledge is essential
Salary
Basic salary £30,000.
40 hours a week, Monday - Friday, plus extra as required.

Landscape Labourer
Summit Landscapes are looking for an experienced Landscape Foreman to assist in the managing of work and teams. The ideal candidate will be an experienced landscape labourer with a strong working knowledge and interest in landscaping, construction, groundworks, garden design and be an excellent communicator.
You will be expected to consistently deliver the landscape requirements outlined by the Site Manager/Foreman. Due to the nature of the business, this role is physically demanding and you will be expected to work outdoors in all weather conditions.
Work Activities
Your responsibilities will include:
  • Delivering a high quality of workmanship covering all aspects of hard and soft landscaping, groundworks and fencing
  • Digging, rotavating, planting, mulching, paving and other related tasks
  • Providing a responsive and professional service to our customers
  • Dealing promptly with issues arising and escalating them immediately to site Foreman
Requirements
  • 2 years labouring experience
Skills, interests and qualities you will need
  • Experience working in a similar environment
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Excellent communication skills
Salary
Basic salary £9 per hour.

Groundworker & Digger Driver
Summit Landscapes are currently looking for an experienced Groundworker & Digger Driver. The ideal candidate will have a strong working knowledge and interest in ground work and have experience in digger/dumper driving.
Requirements
  • Several years’ experience driving a digger
  • Driving licence
  • CSCS / CPCS
Skills, interests and qualities you will need
  • Several years’ experience as a digger driver
  • CSCS card required
  • You must be able to work alone, as part of a team efficiently and to a high standard
Salary
Basic salary £130 per day.

Experienced Landscaper
Summit Landscapes are an established, commercial and high-end domestic landscaping company based in Cambridgeshire. Due to a recent period of growth, we require an Experienced Landscaper.
The ideal candidate will have a strong working knowledge and interest in landscaping, construction, ground works and garden design and be an excellent communicator. You will be expected to consistently deliver the landscape requirements outlined by the Site Manager/Foreman. Due to the nature of the business, this role is physically demanding and you will be expected to work outdoors in all weather conditions.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Delivering a high quality of workmanship covering all aspects of hard and soft landscaping, groundworks and fencing
  • Digging, rotavating, planting, mulching, paving and other related tasks
  • Providing a responsive and professional service to our customers
  • Dealing promptly with issues arising and escalating them immediately to site Foreman

Required experience:

  • Candidates must have at least 2 years experience in hard and soft landscaping
  • Good problem-solving capabilities
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Excellent communication skills
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: £25,000.00 /year