Grounds Maintenance Team Leader needed for maintenance of private residential estates for ex-Service persons.

Application by CV and cover letter to

The Job

You will be the Team Leader of our small Grounds Maintenance Team responsible for ensuring that all external landscaping is maintained to a high standard, providing an excellent service for residents.

The Person

The successful candidate will be a knowledgeable and skilled horticulturalist who has experience of working in the grounds maintenance sector. They should ideally have a Level 3 qualification in Horticulture or equivalent, experience in managing small teams and knowledge of Health and Safety at work requirements. They will join the Horticultural Services Manager and a small team to help establish and develop the Trusts communal and private grounds.

The ideal candidate will be friendly, diligent, with excellent time keeping. Possess strong practical skills and knowledge of grounds and property maintenance. Experience of using and maintaining a large variety of gardening/maintenance tools and light/heavy machinery required. Chainsaw and Chemical application certificate a bonus, full clean driving license is essential. Good personal and IT skills are a requirement of the position.

Job Description

Applications close at 5pm on Fri 28th February 2020 unless a successful candidate is found sooner.