Grounds Operative - 36865

Location : Oxfordshire
Salary : Neg DOE
Vacancy ID : 36865

Our Client based in Oxfordshire is seeking a Grounds Maintenance Operative to join their Team.

  • Carrying out grounds maintenance work on client sites to the highest standard and in accordance with maintenance plans and site specifications.
  • Compliance with direct instructions from management and/or team leader.
  • Compliance with company health & safety and environmental procedures and current legislation.
  • Complete conversance with company procedures and organisation.


  • Litter picking, sweeping, weeding, general tidying up and hand-mowing.
  • Ground preparation
  • Seasonal planting
  • Pruning
  • Lawn Care
  • Customer liaison
  • Following H& S
  • Responsibility for any company vehicle or tools that may be issued to you. Ensuring all maintenance issues are reported quickly and correctly. Ensuring all ¬†tools are safe to use and are looked after by team members.
  • Be aware of and proactive in following the Company Environmental Policy, report any noted non-conformances in respect of instructed Environmental procedures to Environmental Focal Point.
  • Keeping the department work area clean, tidy and well organised.
  • Participating in training and attending meetings with the Grounds Development Manager and Team Leaders.
  • Informing the HR Manager of any personal or health issues that are causing you concern and any change of personal information such as home address, telephone number etc.

Person Specification

  • Your regular hours are 0700 to 1530 Monday to Friday with some additional hours required where necessary.
  • DBS will be required
  • Full clean UK driving licence
  • Hort qualified
  • Training is offered for company advancement.

Please quote 36865 when speaking with one of our consultants.

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Simon (Contracts Manager)

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