Junior Landscaper / Environmental Consultant

HR department

Junior Landscaper / Environmental Consultant required. This is a permanent position situated in the greater Durban area.


Job Description:
• Junior Landscaper / Environmental Consultant required
• This is a permanent position situated in the greater Durban area
• Working hours will be discussed on appointment
• Benefits, such as commission structure will also be discussed at a later stage
• Please Note: Only serious applicants who meet the following criteria need apply (If you do not meet these requirements, your application will not be considered)
• Higher degree/ qualification in Horticulture
• Own transport and a valid code 8 driver’s license is essential
• Corporate experience is highly advantageous
• At least 2 years working experience in a similar position
• Computer literacy is a necessity for basic computer programs, such as Outlook, Excel, Word & Windows operating systems
• The suitable candidate must have a good working knowledge of horticulture & a vast plant knowledge, as well as the ability to identify Alien Invasive Species
• Landscape design ability & a passion for the Green industry
• Basic knowledge on maintenance projects & audit procedures
• Strong communication skills & people skills are a must
• Be able to work without any or minimal supervision
• Good managerial skills
• Must be a trustworthy & reliable individual with sober habits
• Environmental knowledge is advantageous Tasks & Responsibilities:
• Develop & maintain long term relationships with new & existing clients
• Direct, manage and oversee all maintenance projects & monthly consultations (both small scale & corporate)
• Attendance and pro- active participation of general meetings
• Communicate with the Chairman and members and to support them with information & reports
• To conduct AIS control reports as & when needed
• Assist with public training courses & events
• To promote JPJ Landscapes as a whole
Key Performance:
• The ability to manage your time well and good organisational skills
• Must be able to grow this position, as well as marketing ability & good performance
• Key performance indicators will include the signing up of at least one new client / contract on a quarterly basis
• Conduct your work according to JPJ Landscape’s policies and procedures and act in good faith at all times

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Durban, Kwazulu-Natal,
South Africa

082 447 4824 or 031 705 3852