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Gardener


Position Overview

Who we are

Our Hotels

We work with some of the most talented and unique individuals in our business, who always ensure the extraordinary guest experience of Dorchester Collection and the hotels within it. It is, after all, our people that bring our vision to life. As a member of our Dorchester Collection Family, we will support your development by nurturing your personality, creating a transparent culture of trust collaboration and appreciation. Supported by our annual personal development planning, tailored learning opportunities and our Academy programs you will be a part of creating a bespoke experience.

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Diversity and Inclusion at Dorchester Collection is a core belief of our We Care philosophy. The basis of We Care is to create an environment within our company where all of our employees feel valued and respected, allowing positive engagement to prosper. We continually strive to build and nurture a culture where inclusiveness is part of our DNA reflected by our core values of Passion, Personality, Respect, Working Together and Creativity. We are proud of each and every one of our employees and promote a sense of belonging that transcends all else.  

Reference

2022-3558  

Your future, our legacy

Hotel

The Dorchester

Division & Department

Rooms - Florists

Job Title

Gardener

Contract Type

Permanent

Status

Full time

Position Overview

We care about your career and are known for having the absolute best people in the industry. When you join us as a Gardener you start a unique opportunity to become celebrated as the very best in your field. You’ll learn not only from your fellow Legends, but also through our award-winning learning academy, so that you can achieve the highest standards of craft, service, and leadership and become a legend in your own story.

What you'll get

As a Gardener at The Dorchester, here are just some of the great benefits you will receive: 

  • Fantastic Employee bonus scheme and Excellent Service charge
  • Complimentary stays including breakfast across the  Dorchester Collection Hotels - up to 48 nights every year
  • 50% F&B discount at selected bars and restaurants within the Dorchester Collection
  • Vibrant Social events that bring employees together including Summer party and Winter ball
  • Amazing benefits such as discounts  in various high street and online shops, seasonal ticket loan, rental deposit scheme and competitive Private Pension Scheme
  • Apprenticeship, training and development opportunities – from Level 2 (Hospitality Team Member) up to Level 5 (Operations Manager) and many others.
  • £750 bonus when you recommend a friend
  • Access to immediate wellbeing advice, because We Care about our employees

What you'll do

You’ll love what you do and take pride in delighting our guests:

  • Our gardener is responsible for the daily upkeep and maintenance of all exterior areas of the hotel.
  • This will include the care of specimen plants, that need to be nurtured, seasonal bedding plants that need to be tended and watered and the control of pests and diseases that naturally occur in the world of plants. Tasks will also include the general upkeep of patios, planters and other exterior items.
  • Our gardener will be part of the seasonal changes of our gardens. Selecting beautiful and seasonal bedding plants along with others, whilst always looking to change with the seasons and delight our guests, with something new and exciting.
  • Attention to detail is a key attribute in our gardener, to ensure that no leaf is left unchecked and our gardens are to show garden standard.
  • Our values of Personality, Passion, Respect, Working Together and Creativity guide us each and every day.
  • The purpose of the gardener is to live their behaviours to continue to create our legacy.
  • Communication is what keeps our departments running perfectly. Our gardener must communicate with other departments and extended hotel team in order to ensure the alignment remains.

The items shared are the essence of a day in the life of a Gardener, but we’ll make sure you are provided with specifics on how we care for our hotel.

What you'll bring

  • Previous experience as a gardener for a 5 star luxury property
  • Proven ability to build strong relationships internally and externally and work collaboratively and proactively with colleagues across organisations.
  • Our values of, Passion, Personality, Respect, Working Together and Creativity guide us each and every day. As a Gardener you’ll have the opportunity to bring these to life and continue to create our legacy.
  • Communication is what keeps our departments running perfectly. You have great communication skills with a strong customer service ethic.
  • English is the primary language used in our hotel. You can comfortably communicate in this language.

Position location

Job Location

United Kingdom

Location

53 Park Lane, Mayfair W1K 1QA London