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Grounds Maintenance Operative

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Waste & Recycling

  • Salary:

    £10.15 - 15.23 per hour

  • Contact:

    Sarah Jones

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0115 9472005

  • Job ref:

    SRJ - GM NG16

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Sarah Jones

Thorn Baker Industrial Recruitment are currently looking for Grounds Maintenance Operatives to start immediately around the Broxtowe Area of Nottingham (NG9)


  • Shifts are normally - 07.30-15.30 Monday to Thursday / 07.30-15.00 Friday
  • Candidates are asked to be flexible with working hours, as you maybe required to work overtime at short notice to ensure jobs are completed on schedule as well as working on Saturdays/Bank Holidays
  • The successful candidate will be required to work predominantly sports greens however will be expected to help on public parks, gardens or cemeteries

Duties may include:

  • Maintaining sporting areas such as Football Pitches, Bowling Greens, etc
  • Maintaining flowerbeds
  • Trimming trees and bushes
  • Preparing and digging graves (most of the time by hand)
  • Emptying bins (general waste as well as dog waste)
  • This job involves a lot of manual work so the right candidate must be physically fit and be prepared to work in all weather conditions

Candidates for this role should also have:

  • A full clean driving licence with C+E
  • Good timekeeping as this role does involve early starts
  • Relevant work experience in a similar role
  • A good knowledge of Health & Safety as applicants will be required to work in public spaces, around the general public as well as near or on roads
  • Due to location and shift timings the ideal candidate will either have their own transport or live locally

If this is the job that you've been looking for and have the relevant skills/experience please click apply now to send your CV to Gemma and Sarah!

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Key Skills:  Grounds Maintenance Operative, GM Operative, Groundskeeper, Gardener