Grounds Maintenance Operative

Job Reference: POGARDE
Location: Portsmouth

Salary: £8.21-8.79 per hour
Higher pay rate is achieved by: After working 12 continuous weeks

Contract Type: Temporary, Full time

Our client is currently recruiting for experienced Ground Maintenance Operatives to work on an ongoing contract based in the Portsmouth area.

Duties to include, but are not limited to:

  • Working with hedge trimmers, lawn mowers and various other pieces of machinery

  • Verge cutting, hedge trimming, cutting grass and maintaining parks and open spaces

  • Working both in a team and on your own on set routes to make sure that all aspects of maintenance are carried out to a high standard

  • Being aware of health and safety at all times to ensure that jobs are completed in a safe manner

Ideal candidates will possess to following skills:

  • Previous experience of working outdoors

  • Previous experience of working with machinery

  • Previous experience in grounds maintenance or a similar role

  • The ability to work unsupervised to a high standard

  • Certification in PA1, PA2 or PA6 spraying

  • Full UK Driving Licence with experience in driving a van

Hours of work are Monday to Thursday 0730 – 1600, Friday 0730 – 1500.

Training to be provided.

This is for an immediate start.

£8.21 per hour and it will increase after a 12 week period.

Additional Benefits & Requirements

  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
  • Overtime Available
  • Training Provided

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