Grounds Maintenance Operatives required in Leicestershire (covering East midlands) - £8.86 P/H temporary seasonal staff and permanent staff required - great opportunity with a growing organisation.
You will have a great opportunity for a permanent or temporary seasonal job initially (temp to perm possibility) with a local company specialising in grounds maintenance and landscaping services, this could be a great opportunity for a potential permanent job for the right candidate. This organisation are a growing organisation based in Leicester predominantly however with contracts throughout the East Midlands.
In this role you will be providing a full range of highly professional services from grass mowing, strimming, litter collection, leaf clearance and hedge and shrub pruning and all general grounds maintenance duties.
You will work in a customer facing role which will entail dealing with tenants of housing stock while delivering the grounds maintenance service. You may be required to train and deliver works such as tree work and fencing offering you a fantastic opportunity for personal development.
You will have previous experience in grounds maintenance - you will have a driving licence as you will collect a company vehicle each day for getting to and from sites. You will preferably have NVQ in Amenity Horticulture but this is not essential. You must have previous experience of using pedestrian and ride-on mower experience. You will also have experience of using hedge trimmers, blowers and strimmers.
Spray tickets (PA1 and PA6), C1 + E driving licence would be advantageous but not essential. You will be a self starter with an ability to work as part of a small team but also able to work on your own initiative as some of your workload will be unsupervised.
What to do next...
If you are interested in this role please contact Lee Sanderson at Barker Ross on 0115 948 3757 (option 1)
We manage roles across public sector and maintenance services ranging from maintenance roles to surveying and housing management and we are keen to speak to good candidates for permanent and temporary recruitment.
If this is not the ideal role for you but you are interested in roles of this type please do not hesitate to give me a call or email your CV to me.
Disclaimer: This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Recruitment only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.
Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.
This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.