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GROUNDS MAINTENANCE OPERATIVE

Location

Contract Type

Salary

An opportunity has arisen to join our exciting and dynamic team as a Grounds Maintenance Operative, based in Weeton.

Weeton, Lancashire

Temporary

£7.50 per hour

We are recruiting for several temporary grounds maintenance staff due to recent contract wins. Based in Weeton, you will cover ground maintenance work on a static site. This role is a fixed term contract commencing March 2018 and due to end October 2018.


THE ROLE

You will be working as part of a small team, working across the Weeton area.

Your role will be to complete relevant duties allocated to you relating to the provision of a skilled horticultural service including all aspects of grounds management, maintenance, and inspection. You will contribute to the successful operation of the service and ensure that our services are delivered at a minimum to the client’s service standards and in the spirit of continually improving our service. You will ensure that you operate effectively and in accordance with the company’s policies and procedures.

 

  • Due to the nature of the role, a driving valid full driving is essential

  • Candidates will be subject to security clearance due to the nature of the role


SKILLS

A full UK driving license is essential
Good knowledge of grounds maintenance is desirable but not essential. Horticultural qualifications and training in grounds equipment would be an advantage.

 

ATTRIBUTES

Posse good communication skills at all levels, as you will be liaising with our customers and members of the public.

Work to deadlines and performance targets

Self-motivated individual who can work effectively as part of a team. 

You must be prepared to comply with all health and safety regulations.


 

WORKING HOURS

Standard hours of work Monday to Friday


 

PAY RATES

Pay rates of £7.50 per hour with opportunity for overtime. 

 

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

Training, induction, PPE and uniform will be provided.
This is a temporary role however, there may be further opportunities within the company which could lead to a permanent contract.