Location idverde UK, Telford
Hours per week 37
Job Reference
Application Deadline 30-04-2022
Job Type Full-time

About the role

idverde – Seasonal Grounds Maintenance Operative

idverde understands it is their people who push the business forward every day. It is their commitment, vision and attitudes that make the company a success and for this reason, idverde prides itself on the quality of its colleagues.

We are currently seeking an experienced Grounds Maintenance Operative with horticultural experience, who is keen to work and learn, be self-motivated, and be flexible to join our highly skilled and valued workforce based at our Telford Depot.

In return, we offer excellent rates of pay, opportunities for overtime and a great place to work.

Operative’s Objectives and Responsibilities:

  • To understand and undertake work instructions.
  • To complete assigned works within agreed timescale, to an agreed specification and idverde’s high standards.
  • To ensure you always wear the correct uniform & PPE.
  • To ensure vehicles and machinery are in good working order, properly used and maintained.
  • Attend Toolbox Talks to ensure that you have fully understood and implemented all training provided.

Person Specification:

  • To have skills and knowledge of all aspects of grounds maintenance and horticulture skills on sites.
  • To hold relevant qualifications – minimum of either NVQ Level 1 or City and Guilds Phase 1.
  • To be trained on strimmer’s mowers, blowers and hedge cutters.
  • Be able to demonstrate and implement daily health & safety in the workplace.
  • The ability to read and understand maps.
  • The ability to be able to work independently but also as part of a wider team.
  • The ability can use own initiative.
  • Be able to respond to and resolve simple problems politely and professionally.
  • The ability to use machinery safely and productively.
  • Full driving licence.

The above duties are not exhaustive, and the Company may request that the job holder undertakes additional reasonable duties in line with this role. If you think you have the skills required for this role and would like to apply.

This is a seasonal contract, based on 37h per week.

Benefits

  • 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