Grounds Maintenance Operative


Grounds Maintenance Operative

A temporary role is available to help during the busy grounds maintenance company.

My client is currently seeking a Grounds Maintenance Operative who will also be able to carry out grass cutting and strimming works, maintaining the side of the roads.

The role will involve travelling across the area of South Devon and in to Cornwall, working with a team of to carry out hedge maintenance and grass maintenance to ensure that the signs can be read and the roads remain safe to drive along. You will be required to drive to their depot each morning and there are 2 people per vehicle operating at the moment.

The ideal candidates will need to have experience in some / all of the following aspects of Ground Maintenance:

  • Strimming
  • Hedge cutting
  • CSCS

To be considered for the role you should be self-motivated, have the necessary Grounds Maintenance experience, and possess a Full English Driving Licence. The ideal candidate will have strong attention to detail with the ability to multi-task and work on your own initiative. Experience in either landscaping or grounds maintenance is essential.

This role is being offered on a temporary basis, starting as soon as possible and will be operating through out the night.

To apply for this position please find the links provided or for more information please email your CV to Heather Smith

Setsquare is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.

Setsquare is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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Skills and experience

Highways, Grounds, Maintenance, Strimming, Grass Cutting, Grounds Maintenance

About Setsquare


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Established in 1987, Setsquare has consistently delivered on a consultative approach within the built environment for decades. We are experts in construction recruitment, it is what we know and understand.

Setsquare partners you at every stage of your construction career. We possess a long-standing track record within five areas of expertise:

• Building construction jobs
• Civil engineering jobs
• Consultancy & design jobs
• Facilities management & maintenance jobs
• Highways & infrastructure jobs

Through our network of offices across the UK, an expert knowledge of the domestic construction market allows us to deliver local opportunities that are right for you. Among our client base you’ll find local, regional, national and international contractors and public authorities.

Setsquare joined nGAGE Specialist Recruitment in February 2016. nGAGE is a leading UK-based recruitment group that operates 14 specialist recruitment businesses. With the backing of nGAGE, we have access to the technology and support structures that are enabling us to take our business to the next level.

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    £9 to £11 per hour
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    Niomi Cowling
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    3+ Months

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