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Grounds Maintenance Operative - Part Time

Employer
Hays Building
Location
Norfolk, Wymondham
Salary
£13.0 - £16.0 per hour + £15 per hour + Holiday
Closing date
20 Jun 2024

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Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Hours
Part Time
Job Function
Maintenance

Job Details

Job Title: Grounds Maintenance Operative (Temporary)

Location: Norwich, United Kingdom

Working Hours: 07:30-16:30 (Monday to Wednesday)


We are currently seeking a skilled and motivated Grounds Maintenance Operative to join our team on a temporary basis near Norwich. This position offers an excellent opportunity to contribute to the maintenance and improvement of outdoor spaces throughout the city. If you have a passion for horticulture, possess the necessary qualifications and experience, and are eager to make a positive impact, we want to hear from you.Responsibilities:

  • Perform general ground maintenance tasks, including mowing, trimming, weeding, and pruning.
  • Maintain flowerbeds, shrubs, and trees in accordance with established guidelines.
  • Carry out litter picking, leaf clearance, and other cleaning duties as required.
  • Operate and maintain a range of gardening equipment and machinery.
  • Assist in the upkeep of parks, public spaces, and communal areas.
  • Adhere to health and safety protocols to ensure a safe working environment.

Requirements:

  • Possession of a valid driver's license is essential.
  • Proven experience in ground maintenance or a related field.
  • Desirable to have PA1/PA6 certification for the safe use of pesticides.
  • NVQ Level 2 in Horticulture or a similar qualification is highly preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of plant species, their care, and maintenance.
  • The ability to work independently, prioritise tasks, and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent attention to detail and a commitment to producing high-quality work.
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to work well in a team.

Benefits:

  • A competitive hourly rate based on qualifications and experience.
  • Temporary position with the potential for extension.
  • Opportunity to work in a dynamic and supportive team environment.
  • Gain experience in maintaining and enhancing outdoor spaces.
  • Contribute to the beauty and functionality of Norwich's landscape.

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If this job isn't quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays EA is a trading division of Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited and acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk

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Hays Construction and Property consultants have unparalleled recruiting expertise and an in-depth knowledge of the UK jobs market.

We are fully committed to finding job seekers the right job for the right reason. We place building specialists into every kind of position, including building, construction, architectural, project management, surveying and engineering jobs.

Our expert consultants offer a personalised recruitment service and will give you careers advice to ensure that you achieve your work ambitions.

Visit hays.co.uk for more information.

 

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