Grounds Maintenance Operative – Barking

Job Code: RH-GM-B

We have a great opportunity for a Grounds Maintenance Operative to maintain the grounds of a site in Barking.

Job Purpose

As a Grounds Maintenance Operative, with the Foreman delivering a high standard of work across all the sites. You will be working ‘hands-on’ with a team of gardeners to provide a top-class horticultural environment to our clients. You must be able to demonstrate an interest in horticultural together with some horticultural skills and experience – ideally from within a similar environment. Duties include grass and hedge cutting, sports line marking, shrub bed maintenance, weed control and litter-picking.

Skills and experiences:

  • NVQ or Diploma Level 2 Horticulture / Landscaping (or equivalent), but not required
  • Spraying Certificates – NPTC PA1 &PA6 preferable, but not required
  • Health and Safety awareness
  • 1 - 2 years’ Experience in Landscaping / Grounds Maintenance preferable, but not required as training will be given
  • Driving Licence is essential.

In return we offer:

  • Permanent Position
  • Salary - £10.85/hour
  • Regular training
  • Career progression within National Company
  • Annual Pay review
  • Recognition scheme.

To apply, please complete the ‘Apply on-line today’ section and attach an up to date CV.

Nurture Landscapes Ltd is an equal opportunities employer.​​​​​​

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