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Apprentice Landscaper

4thD Landscape Services has an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice Landscaper who may someone fresh out of education or looking for a change of career. All types of work experience will be considered – don’t underestimate your transferrable skills.

We are looking for creative individuals to join our well established and dynamic team, working under supervision and learning all aspects of landscaping. 4thD will create a suitable program for your needs (based on your current skills and experience) where you will receive on-the-job training, college training and off-site specific skill training as necessary.

Starting immediately your duties may include:

  • Assisting in the carrying out of landscaping work including the construction, creation and repair of paths, steps, paved areas, walls, fences, ponds, garden sheds etc
  • Undertaking general constructional work including fencing, decking, re-surfacing of footways and drives and other work of a similar nature
  • Preparation for landscape construction and cleaning debris
  • Maintaining gardens e.g. grass mowing, edging, litter picking, general pruning, sweeping
  • Leaning about floral decorations including planting and maintenance of bedding plant displays, hanging baskets, etc.
  • Assisting with the maintenance and development of ornamental areas including planting, pruning and hedge work
  • Arranging and planting trees and shrubs
  • Becoming conversant and skilled in the use of hand tools, pedestrian machines and appropriate powered hand tools which are used in the maintenance of horticultural features
  • Undertaking routine maintenance and cleaning of equipment using appropriate equipment
  • Learning to apply appropriate chemical control under supervision and understanding the safe working procedures associated with such work

You must:

  • have a full clean driving licence
  • have some horticultural experience
  • have a keen interest in landscaping and/or horticulture
  • be hard working, self-motivated, ambitious and willing to learn all aspect of landscaping
  • enjoy manual and heavy work
  • work outdoors under any weather conditions
  • have a creative mind and pay attention to detail
  • possess good organisational skills
  • have the ability to problem solve
  • be able to work individually and in a team
  • be flexible in working hours (longer days in summer/shorter in winter)


  • Salary is dependent on skills and experience


  • By email only please.
  • Please email a cover letter and your CV, detailing your experience and qualifications, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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