|Job Ref:||204736904||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Shefford||Address:||Salary:||£17791/annum||Post Date:||05/10/2016 03:06|
Assistant Grounds Maintenance Operative / Gardener|
Based from Shefford
£17,791 per annum
Our client is an innovative leading provider and developer of affordable housing and related services in Bedfordshire, Northamptonshire and Buckinghamshire, managing around 11,000 properties.
They're currently looking for an Assistant Grounds Maintenance Operative to join their Property Services team, operating from their Shefford depot and working across mid Bedfordshire and surrounding districts.
This role provides an effective and efficient grounds maintenance service to communal planted areas and retirement home schemes. You'll be involved in trimming and edging grassed areas, weed control, cutting back and shaping shrubs and preparing newly planted areas.
You'll already be experienced in gardening and landscaping work in domestic gardens and communal areas. Ideally you'll have some formal training in garden/landscape work along with experience using a range of medium duty powered gardening equipment (further training can be given).
The role involves heavy and hard work at times, this is usually undertaken with a working partner, but nevertheless physical fitness is necessary. A full UK driving licence is also essential.
Keywords: Grounds Maintenance, Gardener, Landscaper