Skilled Team Worker (Parks)

26 May 2022
£21,668 - £22,542 / year

Job Description

About the employer:

Gedling Borough has been recognised for providing high quality, well maintained parks and landscaped areas and boasts four green flag awards.

About the role:

You will work as part of the team responsible for the upkeep of the Council’s Parks, Cemeteries and open spaces. The focus of your work will be operating a large area mower during the growing season and occasional tractor driving. You will also be trained as a relief grave digger to work in our cemeteries.

You must have experience of working in grounds maintenance using large and small plant, specifically you will be capable of using five gang or triple mowers and driving tractors and using any attached equipment. You will have experience of organising a small team and hold a full driving licence for vehicles up to 7.5 tonnes. Training to HGV standard will be offered to the suitable candidate.

Hours of work:

37 plus 2 hours contractual overtime

How to apply:

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Employee benefits:

We can offer you excellent working conditions including a generous holiday entitlement, a comprehensive pension scheme and access to an Employee Assistance Programme providing advice on a range of issues including financial and legal matters and offering discounts on purchases from numerous retail outlets. We also offer employees reduced membership at Gedling’s Leisure Centres.