Location idverde UK, Colchester
Hours per week 40
Job Reference RAF0004082
Salary £9.50
Application Deadline 31-01-2022
Job Type Full-time

About the role

We are looking for Grounds Maintenance Operatives to join our team based at Colchester.

As a Grounds Maintenance Operative, you will be responsible for delivering successful grounds maintenance for our school-based contract, ensuring high levels of standards are maintained at all times.


  • To liaise with Supervisor & other team members to perform the required daily operations such as tractor gang mowing and all tractor-mounted work streams but to also include at certain times – strimming, grass mowing, litter clearance and sweeping pruning and any grounds maintenance tasks deemed appropriate
  • To ensure that the public/residents come first, adopting appropriate levels of care, relative to the needs of the user and maintaining a polite, respectful and helpful attitude at all times
  • To ensure that the presentation of idverde’s assets gives the most favourable impression at all times
  • To ensure that unsatisfactory performance identified is corrected to contract standards at the earliest possible opportunity
  • To ensure all necessary and appropriate standards have been implemented and are operating in accordance with the Company’s Health & Safety Policy

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive salary to match your experience
  • 21 Days holiday plus statutory days
  • Pension scheme
  • A range of flexible benefits, including Cycle to Work, retail discounts etc.
  • Plus much more

An enhanced DBS check is required to fulfil the duties and responsibilities of the role.

Full driving and tractor licence are required for this role.


  • 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