Grounds Maintenance Supervisor

Location : London
Salary : £17-20ph
Vacancy type : Permanent
Vacancy ID : 47086

Job Title: Grounds Maintenance Supervisor

Reports To: Maintenance Manager

Location: Various Sites, London Based

Please note this role is on a self-employed basis only.

Our client is looking for passionate and motivated Grounds Maintenance Supervisors to join a new maintenance department. The maintenance teams will be working on some of the largest and most prestigious sites across London.

Key Accountabilities

? Maintaining landscapes to the expected high standard.

? Managing a small team on a daily basis

? Ability to communicate effectively with clients, operations teams and designers.

? Carrying out seasonal required tasks and activities.

? Operating and maintaining irrigation systems.

? Daily inspections and reporting via online systems

? Experience in operating and maintaining horticultural tools and machinery


Main Contacts


? All site personnel

? Managers


? Client

? Sub-Contractors

? Material suppliers

? Design teams


Required Qualifications & Skills  

Knowledge / Technical:

·        Formal horticultural qualifications (RHS 2 or equivalent).

·        PA1/PA6 spraying certificates.

·        Proven horticultural knowledge and best horticultural practice.

·        CSCS card ?? desirable.

·        Clean driving license

Behavioural Skills:

?       Working as ??one team?? across multiple functions to deliver exceptional results.

?       Strong people engagement and communication skills.

?       Strong time management skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks under tight deadlines.

?       Enthusiasm and drive to develop in the horticultural industry.

Previous Experience:

?       4 years+ experience in the following: pruning, pest and disease control, planting, irrigation, turf care, use of horticultural machinery.

?       Experience in supervising and managing a team.

?       Knowledge of safety, quality and environmental issues relevant to the project environment.

?       Sufficient experience required working within the construction industry

Please quote 47086 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)