What will this role involve?
General maintenance, such as grass cutting, hedge trimming, clearing leaves and litter, verges Erect and dismantle equipment Horticulture activities such as.
planting, pruning and seeding Setting out, making sports pitches including grass, tarmac, sports hall surfaces Upkeep of artificial, synthetic pitches Tree care / Arboriculture Painting sundry equipment Drainage works Operate light plant and power tools Undertake vehicle, tractor, and cutting equipment checks
What are we looking for?
Full driving licence Qualified gravedigger Basic knowledge of gardening and horticulture operations General experience of grounds maintenance type duties Experience in operating light plant and equipment and wheeled tractors Experience of horticulture operations including planting, pruning and seeding Understanding of Health and Safety Legislation COSHH 12D RTM Operative (Mod T1 / T2) Card Sector Scheme 12 D CAT Scanner (Highhways) Chainsaw Wind Blown Trees (CS 34) CS30 / CS31 Chainsaw Maint and Cross Cut Environmental Awareness Tool Box Talk Personal Highways Safety Medicals Other PA1 & PA6 (Pesticides) PA2 Ground Crop Spraying Ride on Cylinder Mower Strimmer and Clearing Saw Tractor and Side Arm Flail Woodchipper Operator Ladder use
What makes this role unique?
You will be involved in construction work where required, e.g walling, flagging, kerbing rockeries, and play areas.