Grounds Maintenance Operative

Catterick Garrison, United Kingdom

Job Description

NE Maintenance Services Ltd is a facilities & residential maintenance company based from our Darlington Depot. We provide a "one stop shop" for maintenance to our commercial clients across England. Our people take pride in their work and deliver only the highest standards, in return we take pride in our people ensuring their personal development and striving to create a happy environment to work in. An opportunity has now arisen for an experienced,determined and reliable Grounds & Winter Maintenance operative to join us.Location: Based from Darlington covering Yorkshire, North East & LincolnshireHours: Up to 48 per week between 6:30 am - 17:30 (finish time depends on pre-set schedule )Salary: 20500 per year paid weeklyOvertime: Paid if you exceed your monthly hours at the end of each month. Based on 48 hours per working week (Mon to Fri), overtime must be approved by the grounds maintenance manager. Overtime rate is 10 per hour.Bonus: Scheme details listed on bottom of this listing.Vehicle: You will need to be able to get yourself to Darlington and home again each day. DRIVING LICENCE IS ESSENTIALThis role involves attending sites across the North East, Yorkshire & Lincolnshire so a driving licence is required.The ideal candidate will have experience and extensive knowledge in all aspects of horticulture.The successful applicant must hold the following qualifications;

  • PA1/6
  • Full clean driving licence
Duties will include, but not be limited to;
  • Grass cutting using pedestrian mower
  • Grass cutting using ride on mowers
  • Strimming
  • Planting, Weeding and Pruning
  • Litter picking
  • Cleaning out bin stores
  • Leaf collecting
  • Edging lawns & beds
  • Tree pruning up to 10 foot
  • Carrying out daily/weekly checks on machinery and keeping records accordingly.
  • Working in accordance to Health and Safety guidelines
  • Winter gritting (driving a van sized gritter unit)
  • Liaising with the Team Leader
  • You will have a set two week rolling schedule from April to end of September (Mon to Fri only) so that you can plan your maintenance visits. From October to March (Mon to Fri only) you will go to a 4.5 week schedule which will include one week on grounds and one week on winter gritting (driving a van sized gritter on night shift). On the week you are on gritting schedule you may not be required to work every night this is down to the weather, but you would still be paid your normal salary regardless as retention. You would know by 10 am of the morning you are on gritting whether or not you are working that night.The below bonuses would also apply.
Bonus Scheme: 1) Gritting Bonus (Oct to March): 25 per shift Monday to Friday and 60 per Shift Saturday & Sunday potential 245 per week depending on demand.2) Grounds Maintenance Bonus (Quarterly): 75 per quarter providing all KPI's are metJob Types: Full-time, PermanentSalary: 20,500.00 /yearExperience:
  • Landscaping: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Gardening: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Grounds Maintenance : 3 years (Preferred)
  • Driving licence (Required)
  • PA1/6 (Required)
Work remotely:
  • Yes

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    Catterick Garrison, United Kingdom
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