Grounds Maintenance Operative / Gardener

  • Location

    Banbury

  • Sector:

    Built Environment

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    £9.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jess Fagan

  • Contact email:

    jfagan@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0161 830 8870

  • Job ref:

    JF-64

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    Ongoing

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-07

  • Startdate:

    2021-07-07

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Meridian is recruiting for Grounds Maintenance Operative / Gardener in the Banbury area.

Hours of work are Monday to Friday 7am till 6pm.

You will be responsible for completing a range of Grounds Maintenance/Gardening duties along the Canal & River Trust’s historic network. You will work as part of a team to deliver these works to the highest quality standards all year-round.
With millions of visitors each year, the Trust’s canal network provides opportunities for the enjoyment of the waterways, their environments and the communities they serve. Your work will directly impact the visitor experience and enhance the Trust’s reputation as the guardian of canal heritage.
Your work will include:
  • Cutting grass using ride-on mowers, pedestrian mowers and strimmers
  • Undertaking leaf collection, weeding, pruning, edging and other activities (such as hedge cutting, structure clearance, arboriculture works and other tasks) assigned by your supervisor
  • Responsibility for the general tidiness of the site
To succeed in this role you will need:
  • Self-motivation with the ability to use your own initiative
  • A ‘can do’ attitude and the ability to take direction
  • Reliability and flexibility
  • A full UK driving licence
If your interested in the above role please apply online.