Grounds Maintenance Operative

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Waltham Abbey
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 May 2021
Closes
16 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Are you an enthusiastic and reliable grounds maintenance operative local to Waltham Abbey seeking an hourly rate of GBP10.00 (40 hours per week) & want a great working environment? We are looking for dynamic people to maintain to organize and motivate various sites, ensuring all grounds maintenance services are delivered to a high standard which meets customer expectations. The ground maintenance operative will work to their own initiative identifying opportunities for improvement and driving business development in their area.

Our client is one of the fastest-growing businesses in the industry and is one of the UK's leading provider of integrated management and maintenance services for parks and green spaces. As part of their growth plans this year they are now looking to recruit a grounds maintenance operative.

The successful candidate will work to their own initiative and organise resources to deliver an effective service delivery of grounds maintenance including:

Weeding
Pruning
Planting
Lawn Mowing

Strimming
Hedge Cutting
Must be able to operate Ride on
General horticultural duties
The successful grounds maintenance operative will have:

A proven record of accomplishment in grounds maintenance
Full UK driving license
The ability to self-motivate and the desire to work within a team
Competent in using the appropriate power tools where required
Certificates in spraying (PA1 PA6), Horticulture and Ride-on Mowers would be an advantage but not essential
Previous experience in grounds maintenance services and the ability to operate a range of horticultural equipment including power and hand tools, push mowers, strimmers, hedge cutting equipment etc
Excellent awareness of Health & Safety and implementing procedures
Proven ability to achieve/exceed business objectives
Experience implementing quality standards and working to customer specifications
In return for this, the grounds maintenance operative will be working in a fun environment. Joining a team that believes in a work-hard, play-hard approach.

To apply for the grounds maintenance operative role please upload your CV