Location idverde UK, Colchester
Hours per week 40
Job Reference
Job Type Full-time

About the role

We are currently looking to recruit two Grounds Maintenance Operatives who are keen to work and learn, be self-motivated, and be flexible to join our highly skilled and valued workforce based at Colchester depot, for the Riverside / School Contract.

The ideal candidate will be skilled and experienced in Grounds Maintenance and Horticulture They will be able to:

  • Understand and undertake work instructions.
  • Complete assigned works within agreed timescale, to an agreed specification and idverde’s high standards.
  • Ensure you always wear the correct uniform & PPE.
  • Ensure vehicles and machinery are in good working order, properly used and maintained. and will be self-motivated with a flexible approach.
  • Be proactive, positive and professional

We are seeking experienced Grounds Maintenance Colleagues who must have:

  • A full, clean Driver’s License
  • PA1/PA6 preferred but not essential
  • Relevant horticultural experience

Specific responsibilities will include the following:

  • Grass cutting
  • Strimming
  • Maintenance of shrubs and flower beds
  • Hedge cutting
  • Pruning
  • Sweeping
  • Litter picking


  • Competitive pay to match your skills and experience
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Access to our idverde Benefits Hub
  • Plus much more