Grounds Maintenance Operatives and Apprentices

London (East), London (Greater)
Dependent on skills and experience
12 Feb 2018
12 Mar 2018
Full Time
Contract Type

idverde is one of the leading providers of “green services” to local authorities and other public bodies in the UK. It has over a thousand employees nationally and is growing fast.  Services provided include grounds maintenance in parks and open spaces, cleansing, and landscape construction.


Job Title: Grounds Maintenance Operatives and Apprentices


Location: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park


Salary: Dependent on skills and experience


An excellent opportunity has arisen for a collection of Grounds Maintenance Operatives to join our team at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.  


The individuals will have a sound knowledge of horticulture and landscape maintenance tasks with the ability to lead and work as part of a team, ensuring all works and services are delivered to a high standard.


To be successful in this role we are looking for a confident communicator and horticultural enthusiast. A RHS Level 2 Certificate in Horticulture or equivalent would be desirable but practical horticultural experience is just as important as is a familiarity with a range of horticultural techniques. Our ideal candidates will also be self-motivated with a flexible approach with the ability to work well under pressure.


A full clean driver’s license is desirable.


We also have opportunities for Apprentices to join our teams at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, working alongside our horticultural team; all these opportunities will involve training, development and relevant qualifications within the chosen discipline, learning new skills and developing industry knowledge.


To be considered for these roles please send a covering letter and up to date CV to the email address below quoting LONDONHORT.  The covering letter should clearly state the skills and experiences you possess which are particularly relevant to the role.




idverde is an equal opportunities employer.


Please note, external candidates may be considered alongside internal candidates.


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