Grounds Maintenance Team Leader

Platform Housing Group
Worcester, Worcestershire
£18,384 per annum
14 Mar 2019
28 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Grounds Maintenance Team Leader
Worcester, Worcestershire
£18,384 per annum
Closing Date: Thursday 28 March 2019

Can you help us look after our green areas?

About the role
We're after a passionate Crew Leader to join our successful Grounds Maintenance team. Based within Worcestershire, you'll provide support to the team carrying out high quality horticultural and grounds maintenance work, delivered to a professional and commercial standard to ensure our green areas are maintained to client specifications.

You'll be supervising the team, ensuring works are completed on time and to the standard required.

The role will involve all aspects of grounds maintenance including;
Lawn mowing using pedestrian and ride on mowers
Hedge cutting and pruning
Clearing leaves
Weeding and edging
Shrubs and seasonal bedding maintenance
Pesticide application

We want somebody who can
If you love working outdoors, can motivate a team whatever the weather and have experience in all things horticultural then we want to hear from you! You must have experience of leading a team and have significant grounds maintenance experience. You must be a self-starter, organised with great communication skills. Excellent customer care skills and a can-do, upbeat attitude are essential.

You must have a full UK driving licence with B+E trailer towing. You must also hold PA1/PA6 certificates.

Who are we
Platform Housing Group brings together Fortis Living and Waterloo Housing, two high performing organisations with a shared commitment to make a real and positive difference to the lives of local customers and the communities they live in.

Working with us is more than just a job. We value the contribution that our colleagues make to our business and offer lots of opportunities for you to get involved - from networking groups through to fun community and social events.

We aim to attract, develop and retain the best people so, along with your generous salary we also offer a great range of benefits.

If this sounds like the place for you then we’d love to hear from you.

If we receive a high number of applications, this vacancy may expire prior to the closing date. Please apply early to avoid disappointment.

Platform Housing Group is committed to building a healthy, vibrant and inclusive organisation that treats people with respect and creates opportunities for all.