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Grounds Maintenance Operative (Gardener)

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9 Jun 2022
LT6 - Grounds Maintenance Operative (Gardener)

Location: Stevenage

Salary: £22,916 per Annum circa


First Military Recruitment are currently supporting our client in the search for a Grounds Maintenance Operative.

Our client is keen to offer opportunities to Ex-Military personnel, but all applications will be considered.

Duties and Responsibilities of a Grounds Maintenance Operative:

Border maintenance, using two stroke powered hedge trimmers and hand tools.
Client Liaison.
Daily Record keeping/reporting.
Grass cutting, strimming using petrol powered strimmer's and ride on/pedestrian grass cutting machinery.
Hedge cutting.
Occasional landscaping.
Sports field markings, both initial and overmark.
Skills and Qualifications:

Full UK Driving licence as use of a company vehicle is required during the working day. (B+E Trailer entitlement an advantage).
PA1 PA6A Spraying Licence.
NVQ level 2 in Horticulture or equivalent.
Chainsaw (any level).
Minimum 2 Years' Experience in the industry.
Experience using petrol powered grounds machinery.
Good horticulture knowledge.
Ability to work well in a team as well as independently.
Ability to keep accurate records for use in reporting works undertaken to clients.
Ability to perform general/daily maintenance on machinery.
A positive can-do attitude.

20 days holiday + Bank Holidays.
Location: Stevenage

Salary: £22,916 per Annum circa
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  • Job Reference: 619964495-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: First Military Recruitment Ltd
    First Military Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Hampshire
  • Salary: £22,916
  • Sector: Primary Industry
  • Job Type: Permanent