|Job Ref:||SE931910||Employer:||Randstad||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Nantwich||Address:||Post Code:||CW5||Salary:||£ 14,542 - £ 15,889 per year||Post Date:||05/10/2016 00:38|
Grounds Maintenance Supervisor needed to assist in the management of the grounds and gardens of the College, including commercial areas supervising grounds maintenance staff in day to day work activities|
An opportunity has arisen for an experienced gardener to work on the grounds within the College campus. The post exists within the Horticulture Department and, as such, you will be expected to reflect the highest standard of horticultural professional practice.
The vision of the Horticulture Grounds team is to provide a College environment that is attractive, safe, clean, tidy and meets the needs of all our customers. You will be responsible for supervising an effective and responsive team in the delivery of grounds maintenance of the college grounds, gardens and sports pitches as directed by the Horticulture Programme Leader and Curriculum Area Manager.
To be considered for this role you will need to have excellent horticultural knowledge as well as good communication skills and the proven ability to lead and supervise a team. You should be physically fit, have good time management skills, the ability to plan ahead and a willingness to work with and inspire a range of people, including students.
A full, clean driving licence is essential and ideally you should possess PA1 and PA6 NPTC certification. A proven record of at least five years post qualification experience in horticulture is preferred.
The nature of the role requires flexibility according to the time of year and must be prepared to work occasional weekends on a rota basis
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive, only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.
qualification A full, clean driving licence is essential Ideally possess PA1 and PA6 NPTC certification A proven record of at least five years post qualification experience in horticulture