The task will entail carrying out general gardening/ grounds maintenance duties, including grass cutting using pedestrian, hand held and ride-on machines. Strimming, Hedge trimming, shrub maintenance, edging off on the councils green spaces. Weed removal, general street cleansing.
Operatives will also be expected to Litter pick areas where required and empty litter bins if necessary.
Candidate must be physically fit, enthusiastic, Reliable and willing to learn about all aspects of horticulture.
Candidates must be able to work on their own or as part of a team.
They must also be willing to work in any part of the borough.
Candidates must also be willing to work overtime as part of the service needs and requirements. This will be on an ad-hoc basis..
It would also be desirable to have a qualification in Horticulture NVQ, City & Guilds or equivalent
Payrate: £15.30 umbrella