XP Recruitment is recruiting for GROUNDS MAINTENANCE EMPLOYEES for an exciting ongoing opportunity working for our prestigious client based in Huntingdon. This role has an immediate start and is ongoing with the potential to go temp to perm, this could be the perfect role for you.
Job Role: Grounds Maintenance Employee
To carry out a range of skilled horticultural and general duties in parks, play areas and other open spaces in Huntingdonshire.
Monday to Friday- start time of 06:30 / 07.00 and finishing around 15.00 depending on the work being completed
Working with a member of the team, or on an individual based maintenance activities including cutting and strimming of grass, hedge cutting, pruning, planting and weed spraying
A variety of maintenance activities including installation of fences, painting
Removal of littler, detritus, weeks (By hand or spraying) from both hard and soft landscaped areas as directed
To use a range of specialist hand tools and mechanical equipment including strimmers, hedge cutters and ride on mowers as directed, including undertaking regular maintenance and safety checks
Responding to queries from members of the public and providing advice information or directing them to the appropriate place to obtain the information they require.
Follow instructions given by the team leader
£8.50 per hour PAYE
Be able to judge and make decisions
Conscious of personal safety of members of the public
High degree of awareness needed in working in proximity to the highway
High degree of awareness needed in respect to personal health and safety
Excellent verbal communications skills
Customer care skills
Experience (If you have one experience in any of the below please apply)
Must hold a Driving Licence – Cat B Car ./ Van licence / B+E (Trailer) – Preferred but not essential
PA1 & PA6
NPTC Chainsaw Certificate
Experienced triple mower driver
Horticulture NVQ/or relevant experience
Must be physically fit
Able to work as part of a team and on an individual basis
Literate, and numerate in order to accept work instructions and complete documentation
Smart and presentable at all times.
Proactive and customer focused.
Recommend a friend and earn ££££
PAYE, Umbrella and LTD drivers welcome.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a market leading business on an ongoing basis.
Please call Sarah or Lauren on for more information.