Vision - Redbridge Culture & Leisure

Skilled Tractor Driver/Operator

London (Central), London (Greater)
£19,680 - £20,889 per annum/pro rata
16 Sep 2019
16 Oct 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

We have a vacancy for a Skilled Tractor Driver/Operator to join our parks service to help keep them looking clean and green by undertaking a range of rounds maintenance tasks.

This role is highly visible and you will be required to participate in all aspects of Grounds Maintenance with regard to maintenance and presentation of parks, public open spaces, schools, sports pitches and facilities, play areas, horticultural features, hedge cutting, tree planting, assist in hard and soft landscaping projects.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To drive a tractor and operate all associated attachments to complete a comprehensive range of Grounds Maintenance Operations, including gang mowing, flail mowing, spiking & aerating, fertilising, weed treatment etc.
  • To contribute to the efficient delivery of the Grounds Maintenance Service
  • Ensure the delivery of the highest horticultural and customer service standards
  • To participate in the provision of grounds maintenance service with minimal supervision and undertake responsibility for the completion of designated tasks.

The successful applicants will be self-motivated, conscientious and enthusiastic and used to working in an outdoor environment, using their own initiative. You will hold a current driving licence, be positive, with a flexible approach, keen to learn new skills to provide and maintain high levels of performance.

Vision - Redbridge Culture & Leisure provides a wide range of facilities and services on behalf of the London Borough of Redbridge which includes Leisure Centres, Libraries, Redbridge Museum, Local Studies and Archives, Parks, Open Spaces, Country Parks, Sport and Physical Activity, Arts, Events, Fairlop Outdoor Activity Centre and Hall Lettings.

Vision - Redbridge Culture & Leisure aims to increase participation, accessibility and inclusivity across its services, developing partnerships and sharing best practice throughout facilities.

To apply for the position please click "Apply" and send a copy of your CV, with a covering letter outlining your relevant experience for this role via email.

Closing Date: 16th Oct 2019.

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