University Grounds Person/Gardener - (36 hours per week)

Location
London (South), London (Greater) / London (West), London (Greater)
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
06 Dec 2017
Sector
Gardening
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Grounds Person/Gardener

Salary/Rate - £20000 - £20411

Pension, Cycle to Work, Season Ticket Loan, Childcare Vouchers, Theatre Discounts and much more

Location - Twickenham, Greater London

Description

We are now seeking a Full Time Grounds Person/Gardener for a beautiful University based in Richmond/Twickenham.

The role is working 36 Hours per week + overtime - Monday to Friday with occasional seasonal overtime at weekends (5 times a year)

Overall Purpose is to maintain the playing surfaces and amenities within the University and associated sites. To assist with the smooth operation of the University waste and recycling streams.

Desirable Skills;

NVQ in Amenity Horticulture/Sports Turf Management - or equivalent working experience

Previous Grounds Experience

Experience using electrical equipment required to trim, prune or saw: Chainsaw/Hedge Trimmers/Lawnmowers etc

PA1/PA6 Spraying

Essential Skills;

Must have Full UK Driving Licence to drive grounds equipment
Previous experience in a comparable role

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