Maintenance Operative - 38824

Location : Birmingham
Salary : £18,343
Vacancy ID : 38824

Our Midlands based client are currently seeking an external grounds operative to be part of an expanding grounds team within the midlands.  Applicants must have a keen interest and passion for horticulture.  This will be very much a ??hands on? roll, with candidates expected to have qualifications such as Level 2 or 3 in horticulture and/or more practical based skills such as PA1 and PA6 or a trailer license

  • To carry out grounds maintenance tasks to include mowing, strimming, pruning and weed killing
  • To work on landscaping projects
  • To complete time sheets and to ensure all paperwork is handed in promptly
  • To act at all times as a representative of the company, and to ensure that the customer is completely satisfied
  • To inform the General Manager of anything that may be useful in securing sales, including any information of use in the securing of additional Maintenance Contracts
  • To comply with all relevant Health and Safety Requirements

  • To undertake any other duties required by Management within the job holder??s competence


Experience Required


  • Experience of grounds maintenance machinery                          
  • Horticultural qualifications
  • Full current driving licence

Working hours are as follows:

March-November - 45hrs/ week    
December - February 35hr/ week (Mon-Thu)

Overtime is paid @ time and a half after 45hrs/week

Please quote 38824 when speaking with one of our consultants.

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Once again, I would like to extend my thanks to you for being so efficient and focused on my behalf. You have impressed me and have been extremely professional about matching me well with potential opportunities. Should I require staff in my new role... I will be sure to use you.

Simon (Contracts Manager)

I would like to give a big thank you to everyone in the team at Fresh Horticultural Careers for their help throughout my employment with them. Their support was great and helped me enjoy my time whilst working for them.

Ross (Horticulture)