Grounds Maintenance

Location
Atherstone, Warwickshire
Salary
Good Rates of Pay
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Expires
01 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

STREETSCAPE DIVISION
Grounds Maintenance Operative

£18,070 - £20,138 per annum
37 hours per week (annualised hour’s contract)

We are looking for a self-motivated individual to join our professional Grounds Maintenance team in maintaining the parks and amenity areas throughout North Warwickshire to a high standard.

The successful applicant will be a friendly, approachable, team player committed to providing a first class service.

The ability to drive is essential and the role will entail working outside throughout the year. The successful applicant will require experience in Grounds Maintenance or NVQ Level 2 in Horticulture. The following skills are also required:
• Use of mechanical and non-mechanical tools
• Literacy and numeracy
• Ability to operate a ride on mower

Your annual hours will be divided into two time periods, one for summer and one for winter. The hours for each period shall be as follows:
Summer (42 hours) 7.00 – 16.15 Monday – Thursday
7.00 – 14.30 Friday
Winter (32 hours) 7.45 – 16.15 Tuesday – Friday

This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and, as such, appointment will be conditional upon receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of criminal records via the Disclosure and Barring Service, before the appointment is confirmed. This will include details of cautions, reprimands or final warnings, as well as convictions. A Standard Disclosure will be required.

Application forms and further details are available by clicking the apply button

Closing date for receipt of applications: Monday 1st May 2017.