Casual Gardener at Chiromo Hospital Group

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Chiromo Hospital Group

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Plant Care: Plant, prune, trim, and fertilize various types of plants, flowers, shrubs, and trees according to their specific needs and seasonal requirements.
  • Lawn Maintenance: Mow, edge, aerate, and apply fertilizers and pesticides to lawns to promote healthy growth and maintain the desired appearance.
  • Soil Management: Assess soil quality and composition, and implement measures such as mulching, watering, and soil amendment to optimize plant growth and health.
  • Pest and Weed Control: Monitor for pests, diseases, and invasive weeds, and implement appropriate control measures to mitigate damage and preserve plant health.
  • Landscaping: Design and implement landscape plans, including layout, planting schemes, and installation of features such as pathways, retaining walls, and decorative elements.
  • Equipment Maintenance: Operate and maintain gardening tools and equipment, such as mowers, trimmers, and hand tools, ensuring they are in good working condition.
  • Safety and Compliance: Adhere to safety protocols and regulations related to gardening activities, including proper handling and storage of chemicals and equipment.

Knowledge Requirement

  • Previous experience in gardening, landscaping, or horticulture preferred.
  • Knowledge of plant species, growth habits, and care requirements.
  • Familiarity with gardening techniques, tools, and equipment.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
  • Physical stamina and dexterity to perform tasks such as lifting, bending, and operating machinery.
  • Certification or training in horticulture or landscaping is a plus.
  • Previous experience in gardening, landscaping, or horticulture preferred
  • Knowledge of plant species, growth habits, and care requirements.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.

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