Grounds Person / Gardener

Location Rutland
Discipline: Engineering, Office & Commercial Support
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £negotiable plus enhanced employee pension scheme
Contact name: Ed Jepson

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Job ref: EJgp
Published: 4 months ago
Rutland - £24k dependant on experience

We are currently recruiting for a Grounds Person for a prestigious client set in extensive and stunning grounds with extensive and picturesque gardens.

We are looking for grounds maintenance staff with experience in all aspects of grounds maintenance who will manage and assist in the maintenance, development and improvement of the gardens, hard and soft landscaping and maintaining garden structures.

The successful Grounds Person candidate will need strong knowledge of grounds machinery and sports pitch maintenance.

You will have experience in grounds maintenance, from mowing and aeration to setting out and marking pitches.

Ideally, you will be qualified to NVQ Level 2 in Sports Turf or equivalent and hold PA1, PA2 and PA6 spraying certificates

My client’s playing fields and sports facilities, covering approximately 56 acres over three sites, cater for multiple sporting activities throughout the whole year.

If you’re a grounds person with relevant experience in a similar role, work well in a team and have reasonable plant knowledge along with good basic horticultural techniques we would be delighted to hear from you.

The successful candidate will receive great benefits and have access to the Pension Plan, Private Healthcare and free staff lunches and free use of the sports centre.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of RecruitME who are acting as a recruitment agency.

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