- Location: Stobhill Depot 40a Stobhill Road, EH22 4NU
- Salary: £19,404.00 - £20,287.00 per year
- Contract Type: Fixed Term
- Position Type: Full Time
- Hours: 36 hours per week
Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.
Driving Licence, which includes the operation of trailers
SVQ level 2 in horticulture, greenkeeping or similar
Experience of working in a horticultural/greenkeeping environment
Stone cutter Certificate
Certificate of competence to operate ride on grass cutting machinery
Certificate of competence in hand held applicator PA1 & PA6.
Weed killing Certificate
CLOSING DATE 23/2/2020
INTERVIEW DATE 9&10/3/2020
Position Title: Assistant Gardener X17
Position Number: LG10
Contract Status: Fixed Term until 4 October 2020
Hours of Work: 36
Working Pattern: Monday – Friday
Weeks per year: 52
Please note that it is Midlothian Councils policy that successful applicants will be appointed to the first point on the salary scale.
Based on you working 36 hours over 52 weeks per year the minimum actual salary for this position is £19,404.70 per annum.
If you have difficulty applying for this post or accessing attached documents, or if you have a disability and reasonable adjustment is required, please call 0131 271 3063 to speak to a member of the Recruitment Team stating the post reference number.
Midlothian Council is currently undergoing a period of transformation, changing and improving the way it delivers services in Midlothian. As a consequence, there are a number of existing employees for whom we are committed to seeking suitable alternative employment within the Council in accordance with our legal obligations. Candidates are advised that, for some vacancies, internal candidates in this situation will be interviewed before the wider selection pool and a slightly longer delay may be experienced before application outcomes can be advised to you. Thank you for your patience in this matter.