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Groundsworker

  • Location

    Gloucestershire, England

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Surveying

  • Job type:

    Contracts

  • Salary:

    £9.00 - £10.00 per hour

  • Job ref:

    5133041_1584446539

  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Duration:

    2 months

  • Start date:

    Asap

  • Expiry date:

    16-04-2020

We are looking for an experienced ground worker to join the public sector organisation on a temporary contract basis to work on the project which the council has already put together in place,

The applicant must have the below requirements in order for your application to move forward,

The main duties stated below:

As part of the Design and Operations StreetCare unit and undertakes work within a specified front line team, delivering Grounds Maintenance services across South Gloucestershire. The postholder will Work under the direction of a Chargehand but will report to a Supervisor for line management. The postholder will be required to work as part of team or as a lone worker dependant of the tasks allocated. The postholder will be responsible for the maintaining the council's horticultural and outdoor land based assets in a safe manner and as directed. The works are physical but varied and include all aspects of grounds maintenance within the parks, public spaces, cemeteries, highways, conservations areas, other green environments.

Desirable:

Hold a Category B+E, C1 or C1 +E driving licence with experience of towing trailers up to the maximum permitted by any licence restriction.

 Hold a current Certificate of professional Competence (CPC)

 Certified to all or a combination of C&G NPTC 0020-01 to 0020-11 or equivalent CS30/31 Certification in the safe use of chainsaws

 Competence in the use of pesticides & herbicides and holding PA1/6 in the safe use of pesticides.

 You will be able to demonstrate your particle knowledge and experience of the safe use of the tools and equipment specific to amenity maintence such as ride-on mowers, strimmers and commercial grade HD pedestrian mowers

 Able to demonstrate previous experience in line marking football and running

APPLICANT MUST HAVE A VALID CSCS

DRIVING LICENCE REQUIRED

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