Location: South Shields, Tyne and Wear
Salary: Up to £8.09 per hour
Posted: 3 months ago
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Industry: Construction
Contact Name: Sam Smith

Grounds Maintenance

Job Description

Barker Ross are recruiting for a Grounds Worker in the South Shields area on a 12 Month contract based on 37 hours per week at a rate of £8.09ph to work as part of a new voids garden team.


We are looking to recruit to a new void garden team; carrying out house / garden tidies, grass and hedge cutting and other horticultural duties to support the effective turnaround of void properties.

It would be beneficial if candidates have some experience of horticultural tasks, working with trainees and previous experience of using hand held machinery such as mowers and strimmers.

Essential Requirements

  • Candidates must have a full clean UK driving license (up to 3.5 tonne)
  • Provide Asbestos Awareness Certificate, Manual Handling Certificate and Work at Height Certificate.
  • Candidates with a formal qualification in horticulture, PA1 & PA6, machinery competency certificates will be at an advantage.

If you are interested in the role and would like to learn more about the role please apply today!

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This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

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