General Operative

Job ref. MAGROP1213


£11.44-22.88 per hour


Contract: Full time

Higher pay rate is achieved by: Working Overtime

  • Licence - Car/Van Driving Licence (Category B)

  • **Job Title: Garden/Ground Maintenance Operative**
  • **Company: The Best Connection**
  • **Location: Rochester**
  • **Hours: Monday to Friday, 7.30 am to 4.00 pm**
  • **Salary: £11.44 per hour ** Plus Overtime Available 
  • **Job Type: Ongoing Temporary, Leading to Permanent Positions**

Accelerate your application! While online applications are welcome, calling our office ensures a swift and seamless process

The Best Connection is currently hiring Garden/Ground Maintenance Operatives for ongoing contracts with our client in Rochester, Medway. This role presents the opportunity to transition into permanent positions for successful candidates. While prior experience is advantageous for this application!!!

As a Ground Maintenance Operative, you will be an integral part of a collaborative team in the Medway Towns. Your main responsibilities will include:

Assisting with the maintenance of green spaces, including weeding, strimming, planting, and grass cutting.

To succeed in this role, candidates should meet the following criteria:

  • Previous experience in Grounds Maintenance.
  • Possession of a full UK driving licence with no disqualifications and a maximum of 6 points for insurance purposes.
  • Own transport for commuting to and from the site.

**Working Conditions:**

  • Year-round opportunities are available; the work is not confined to specific seasons.
  • Initial roles are ongoing weekly temporary positions, with permanent positions after a successful trial period, accompanied by a salary increase.
  • Full-time opportunities are open for all candidates.

**Salary and Benefits:**

  • £11.44 per hour per with overtime rates for weekends paid at time and a half and double time.
  • After 37.5 hours Monday to Friday £17.16 per hour 
  • Saturdays £17.16 per hour 
  • Sundays and Bank Holidays £22.88

Accelerate your application! While online applications are welcome, calling our office ensures a swift and seamless process

If you are interested in the role of Garden/Ground Maintenance Operative, you can apply directly or contact The Best Connection's Maidstone Office for more information. 

*The Best Connection is an equal opportunities employer.*

**About The Best Connection:**
The Best Connection is a leading recruitment agency dedicated to connecting skilled workers with top employers across various industries. Join us and embark on a rewarding journey with a company that values your dedication and commitment to excellence.

  • Weekly Pay - Fridays 
  • Online Payslips 
  • Dedicated Consultant 
  • Other Job Opportunities to Offer in Local Area
  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Canteen
  • Induction Training
  • Ongoing Assignment
  • Overtime Available
  • Pension Scheme
  • Possible permanent position following a successful trial period
  • Refresher Training
  • Training Provided
Rochester, Kent
Call Carl on 01622 664999
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