Seasonal Grounds Maintenance Operative

Blaenau Gwent
8.91 - 9.10 GBP Hourly
25 May 2021
22 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Seasonal Grounds Maintenance Operative
Base, Newport. Wage : Dependent upon experience/qualifications
Seasonal Full Time, June - 30th September 2021
We are currently looking for a self-motivated individual who works well both in a team and individually, as a seasonal grounds maintenance operative, providing a professional customer focused service. Responsibilities include the maintenance of a number of our commercial sites from Office Parks, Industrial Estates and Retails Parks throughout South Wales and the South West of England.
We are a small friendly team and flexibility is a must with regards to working hours and shift patterns.
Our work is diverse, ranging from grounds maintenance, window cleaning, pest control, rubbish clearances to fabric maintenance and repairs.
Full UK Driving Licence is Essential
We operate a two week rota, Tuesday to Saturday week one and Monday to Friday week two at 40 hours per week. The shift patterns are: 08:00 a.m. until 4.30 p.m. with half an hour for lunch. However the hours per day may vary with some days being long and others shorter with the travelling commitments. This is initially a temporary contract which may lead to a fixed term or permanent contract in the future.
Main Duties
* Mowing and strimming
* Hedge cutting Shrub pruning Hoeing & weeding
* Litter picking
* General gardening duties
* Window Cleaning / Cleaning
* Site Clearances General
* Paving repairs
* Labourer
* Property Maintenance
Please note this is not the full list of duties within this role and is liable to change as the business needs develop, therefore flexibility in needed.
The main base is in Newport and applicants must be able to commute to this location. For all enquiries or to apply for one of these positions please email your CV with covering letter or phone (phone number removed) should you wish to discuss further.
Required education:
* Secondary education
Preferred experience:
* Pa1 pa6
* Grounds Maintenance: 2 years
* Maintenance and or Handyman: 2 years
Please note all our sites and vehicles are non smoking, therefore this position would probably suit a non smoker