Grounds Maintenance Operative

  • Job Reference: SWR3016
  • Date Posted: 30 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Colchester
  • Salary: £16,500 to £20,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus benefits
  • Sector: Construction, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Grounds Maintenance Operative - Spider is advertising on behalf of a highly successful company founded in 2011. They are based in Great Tey, North Colchester, Essex and are now looking to recruit for a Grounds Maintenance Operative. 

They work with local authorities to maintain public areas such as parks, cemeteries, open spaces and sports fields in Essex and Suffolk. They provide a landscaping service including fencing, driveways, patios, and turf to both domestic and commercial clients and help create the perfect outdoor space. 

As a Grounds Maintenance Operative, you will have a key role in the continued success to their business. You will be part of a team who work together to continually strive to develop and provide the best service to our clients. 

An example of your day-to-day duties will include: 

  • Grass cutting
  • Weeding
  • Plant care
  • Street care
  • Hedge cutting
  • General landscape maintenance

As a reward, you will receive a competitive salary starting from £16,500.00-£20,000.00 per annum. Other benefits will include 28 days holiday including bank holidays and opportunities for further industry-based training and certificates. 

If you would like to be considered, please apply by forwarding an up-to-date CV as soon as possible. Please note, due to the location of the yard, a driving license & your own transport is essential. We look forward to hearing from you. 

Please check your email inbox and spam / junk mail folder for any email correspondence for this role. 

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser, and Specialist Recruiter. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

Additional keywords: horticulture, agriculture, operative, landscape, gardener, weed control, landscape, grounds, maintenance, maintenance operative

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