Grounds Maintenance Operative

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Chelmsford
Salary
Up to 11.50 GBP Hourly
Posted
11 Oct 2019
Closes
08 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an enthusiastic and reliable grounds maintenance gardener local to Chelmsford seeking an hourly rate of GBP10.50-GBP11.50 per hour & want a great working environment? We are looking for dynamic people to maintain to organise and motivate various sites, ensuring all grounds maintenance services are delivered to a high standard which meets customer expectations. The grounds maintenance gardener 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 commercial gardens. As part of their growth plans this year they are now looking to recruit a grounds maintenance gardener.

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

Weeding
Pruning
Planting
Lawn Mowing
Strimming
Hedge Cutting
General horticultural duties
The successful grounds maintenance gardener will have:

A proven record of accomplishment in grounds maintenance
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 gardener 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 gardener role please upload your CV