Parks & Open Spaces Operative

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Bodmin, Cornwall
Grade 2, SCP 4-7, £18,426.00 to £19,554.00 /yea
09 Sep 2019
24 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Parks & Open Spaces Operative

Bodmin Town Council is looking to recruit a Parks & Open Spaces Operative as part of its Parks & Open Spaces Team.

Experience of mowing, hedge cutting and general garden maintenance, along with experience of using strimmers/brush cutters and ride on mowers; CS30 & CS31 chainsaw accreditation and the PA1 & PA6 tickets for spraying are all desirable qualities for any candidate.

The role will include (but is not exclusive to) cemetery duties as required, including the preparation of graves using manual and mechanical systems and backfilling following interment; and grass cutting, tractor driving, hedge trimming, weed spraying, path maintenance and litter picking in the Council’s parks and open spaces. This is a full-time post, although hours vary seasonally:

1 Apr to 30 Sept – 7.30 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. (Mon to Thur); 7.30 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. (Fri)

1 Oct to 31 Mar – 8.15 a.m. to 3.45 p.m. (Mon to Fri)

Please note that only applications completed on the supplied form will be considered. The closing date for receiving completed applications is Tuesday 24 September 2019, 5.00 p.m. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 1 October 2019, in Bodmin.

Salary: Grade 2, SCP 4-7, £18,426.00 to £19,554.00 /yea