Overview

North Tipperary, County Tipperary, Ireland
Private Estate

Enthusiastic and self-motivated Estate Manager required for 400 acre private estate in North Tipperary.

Responsibilities:

You will be responsible for managing the maintenance and development of the landscape:

  • Management of all landscape employees and contractors
  • Management of landscape gardens including kitchen garden
  • Management of agricultural employees and contractors
  • Engaging contractors for specialised maintenance
  • The maintenance of machinery and equipment
  • Providing input into ongoing and future landscape projects
  • Supervision and management of the security team
  • Undertaking the role of health & safety coordinator

Essential:

  • The successful applicant will have all round management experience, with qualifications in horticulture or related land use sector.
  • The candidate should be comfortable in managing the ongoing development of the landscape and possess a high standard of technical knowledge to carry out all responsibilities competently.
  • The applicant must be well organised and capable of using their own initiative, be reliable, honest, trustworthy, dynamic and discreet.
  • The applicant should have a strong work ethic and be detail orientated.
  • The majority of the work will be landscape based; however, the appointed person will need a flexible approach to the work as there will be a requirement to undertake other tasks from time to time as part of the role.
  • Applicants should have excellent interpersonal skills, a friendly disposition and be happy to work as part of a team in a family environment. 
  • This is a management-based role but requires a high level of non office based activity.
  • The applicant shall be required to carry out physical work and be able to demonstrate an appropriate level of fitness and willingness to join in.

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