Grounds Maintenance Operative

Recruiter
Cole & Yates Recruitment
Location
Horsham
Salary
£1420.00 - £1600.00 per Month plus regular overtime
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are recruiting for a Seasonal Grounds Maintenance Operative on behalf of a leading Landscaping, Grounds Maintenance and Facilities Management Company that works with the major housebuilders, Local Authorities, Private Sector Clients and Housing Associations across the UK and currently employers over 700 team members.

As the Grounds Maintenance Operative you will be responsible for grounds maintenance and some soft landscaping work for Local Authorities, Housing Associations and Industrial Estates within the local area.

This is a temporary role working a 40 hour week at an hourly rate of between £8.25 and £9.20 per hour / £17200.00 - £19500.00 per year. Overtime will also be available. This will be a rolling monthly contract until October and our client will review staff at the end of October with an actual view to offering permanent positions should work levels warrant this, having your trailer licence is a key requirement of this review.

Duties will include – grass cutting, strimming, shrub, hedge and border maintenance, weed control, litter picking and a wide range of horticultural duties.

Ideally you will have your PA1, PA6, Ride on and Pedestrian Mower experience if not then experience of using the mowers, of strimming, hedge cutting and weed control is going to be key.

You will need to have a full Driving Licence and a Trailer Licence and be able to get to the Depot for 7.30am every morning.

If you would like to be considered for this role then please apply with a CV and contact details and one of the team will be in touch to discuss the role with you in more detail.