Grounds Maintenance Operative – Oldham

Temporary
  • Post Date: June 10, 2021
  • Apply Before: June 1, 2022
  • Offered Salary Hourly Rate
  • Hourly Rate £8-£10 per hour
  • Experience 1 Years
Job Description

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Grounds Maintenance Operative

We are seeking x2 Grounds Maintenance Operatives to join our client based in Oldham.

You will be working for a local authority around the Oldham Borough, starting from Alexandra Park or Chadderton Town Hall.

Rate: £9.08 per hour, rising after 12 weeks

Location: Staring at Alexandra Park or Chadderton Town Hall but will required to travel around the Oldham borough.

Working hours will be, Monday to Thursday, 7:30am to 16:00pm & Friday, 7:30am to 12:10pm

This is a temporary contract, a minimum of 3 months work

Start Date: Monday 14th June 2021

About the role:

As a grounds maintenance operative you will be required to travel around the Oldham Borough carrying out grass cutting operations, mainly using a ride on mower. Other tasks may include;

  • Strimming of open spaces, gardens and grass areas
  • Cutting of hedges and pruning shrubs, bedding/planters
  • Cleaning and tidying areas after cutting grass.
  • Cleaning of all tools and equipment after use.
  • Weed spraying with appropriate chemicals
  • Litter picking grass areas
  • Emptying litter/dog bins
  • Leaf collection
  • Manual handling

Candidate requirements:

  • Full UK driving license essential
  • A minimum of 1 years experience as a ground maintenance operative
  • Pesticide PA1/PA6 desirable

To apply for this position, please submit a copy of your CV to katie.wild@thrivegroup.co.uk showing relevant experience to the role.

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As a Thrive employee, you will have access to our exciting new benefits portal:

Discount outlet: Save money in shops, restaurants and UK attractions.

Employee support: with access to counsellors 24/7

Health & wellbeing services: including online health check and Gym discounts.

24/7 GP: to book appointments simply & quickly.

Payslips & pensions information.

Thrive Group are acting as an employment business in regards to these roles.