Grounds Maintenance Operative / Groundskeeper / Ground Staff

  • Job Reference: AWDO-C5904
  • Date Posted: 16 November 2020
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire, South West England
  • Salary: £20,493 to £21,748
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Benefits
  • Sector: Government / Public Sector
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: Initial 12 month contract with an option to extend
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

 Grounds Maintenance Operative / Groundskeeper Jobs, Careers & Vacancies in Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire Advertised by AWD online – Multi-Job Board Advertising and CV Sourcing Recruitment Services

Grounds Maintenance Operative / Groundskeeper who has a good knowledge of gardening / horticultural and general maintenance with experience using a wide range of tools and machinery required for an organisation based in Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire, South West England.

 

SALARY: £20,493 - £21,748 per annum + Benefits

BENEFITS: 26 days annual leave plus bank holidays, contributory pension scheme

WORKING HOURS: Monday to Friday (with some early/evening/weekend requirements)

  • WINTER WORKING HOURS: 8:30am – 3:30pm
  • SUMMER WORKING HOURS: 7:30am – 4:30pm

CONTRACT TYPE: Initial 12 month contract with an option to extend

LOCATION: Royal Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire

INTERVIEW DATE: 17th December 2020

 

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APPLICATION PROCESS: Candidates will be required to complete an application form and the details will be emailed over separately. Please keep an eye out for our email.

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Grounds Maintenance Operative / Groundskeeper who has a good knowledge of gardening / horticultural and general maintenance with experience using a wide range of tools and machinery.

Working as the Grounds Maintenance Operative / Groundskeeper you will report to the Head of Ground Staff and carry out a range of grounds, horticulture, maintenance and security tasks.

As the Grounds Maintenance Operative / Groundskeeper you will have a good knowledge of horticulture with the ability to carry out general maintenance tasks.

 

DUTIES

Your duties and responsibilities as the Grounds Maintenance Operative / Groundskeeper:

  • Maintenance of floral displays and grassed areas including the Cemetery
  • Maintenance and checks of play areas
  • Maintenance of woodland and lake
  • Maintenance of properties
  • Assist with occasional Early/Evening and Weekend activities/Events
  • Watering floral displays
  • Regular safety checks
  • Developing good working relationships

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

  • Excellent team working skills
  • Initiative to work on your own
  • Flexibility in approach to work
  • Knowledge and understanding of a wide range of tools and machinery
  • Good overall knowledge of Horticultural and general maintenance
  • Full Clean Driving Licence

 

This Job is subject to a satisfactory DBS check & a 6 months probationary period

 

HOW TO APPLY

Once you’ve applied for this role through this site you will be required to complete an application form and the details will be emailed over separately. Please keep an eye out for our email.

By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

JOB REF: AWDO-C5904

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