Maintenance Operative - 38824

Birmingham, West Midlands
20 Dec 2018
20 Jan 2019
Full Time
Contract Type


Our Midlands based client are currently seeking an external grounds operative to be part of an expanding grounds team within the midlands.  Applicants must have a keen interest and passion for horticulture.  This will be very much a “hands on” roll, with candidates expected to have qualifications such as Level 2 or 3 in horticulture and/or more practical based skills such as PA1 and PA6 or a trailer license

  • To carry out grounds maintenance tasks to include mowing, strimming, pruning and weed killing
  • To work on landscaping projects
  • To complete time sheets and to ensure all paperwork is handed in promptly
  • To act at all times as a representative of the company, and to ensure that the customer is completely satisfied
  • To inform the General Manager of anything that may be useful in securing sales, including any information of use in the securing of additional Maintenance Contracts
  • To comply with all relevant Health and Safety Requirements


  • To undertake any other duties required by Management within the job holder’s competence

Experience Required


  • Experience of grounds maintenance machinery                          
  • Horticultural qualifications
  • Full current driving licence

Working hours are as follows:

March-November - 45hrs/ week    
December - February 35hr/ week (Mon-Thu)

Overtime is paid @ time and a half after 45hrs/week

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