Grounds Maintenance Operative NDR

NDR

Description

Norse TFM offers a range of grounds services including regular maintenance, landscape design and construction. We have extensive expertise in the management and development of outdoor spaces for both local government and the private sector.

We are currently recruiting a Grounds Maintenance Operative to be part of our service driven ground maintenance team maintaining areas on the NDR. As part of this team, you will be responsible for improving and maintaining the works in gardens, highway verges and open spaces.

This position may include all aspects of amenity maintenance, operating and maintaining the appropriate machines, tree inspections and maintenance, clearing wild areas of scrub land, keeping areas tidy and free from debris/litter, shrub and tree pruning, hedge cutting and weed spraying.

Our ideal candidate:

  • Experience working in a similar role
  • Horticultural knowledge including pruning
  • A full driving licence, as the role will require driving various vehicles from time-to-time
  • A positive attitude towards training and development 
  • B+E Trailer Licence (preferable)

Our Offer:

  • Salary of £18,138 pro rata Per Annum
  • 20 Days annual leave + Bank Holidays
  • Overtime work available when required

This role is a 1-year fixed term contract working 40hpw.

We are committed to employment practices and behaviours which encourage diversity, promote equality of treatment and eliminate unlawful and or unfair discrimination.

Please read the attached job description and person specification to ensure you meet the criteria for the role before applying.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications. If you have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful and will not be progressed to the next stage.