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Grounds Maintenance Operative-Christchurch

Job description

Grounds Maintenance Operative | Christchurch

Full Time Annualised hours (7.30am-3.00pm Winter and 7.00am-4.30pm Summer)

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader providing green services to private and public sector businesses.

We are seeking Grounds Maintenance Operatives to join our team. The role will involve working at different sites throughout Dorset.

These are full-time, fixed-term positions and candidates will be required to work on an annualised hours basis (7.30am-3.00pm in the winter and 7.00am-4.30pm in the summer)

Who are you?

  • Applicants must hold a full, clean driving licence and experience of driving light commercial vehicles is desirable.

  • Applicants must be reliable and conscientious, have a can-do attitude and willingness to learn with the ability to work on their own initiative.

  • Previous experience of grounds maintenance work, horticultural tasks and use of handheld machinery is desirable but full training will be given.

The Opportunity

  • Undertaking grounds maintenance work including mowing grassed areas, strimming, blowing, hedge trimming along with general maintenance to shrub beds.

  • Induction, Training and full PPE is provided

  • Full time Role Mon-Fri

What can Glendale offer you?

  • Competitive salary

  • Incremental annual leave

  • Access to BenefitHub our employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street & supermarket shops, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and help with your day to day spending

  • Free gym membership for you and a nominated person

  • Employee health cash plan

  • Cycle to Work scheme dependent on HMRC guidelines

  • Pension Scheme

  • Company sick pay

  • Career progression

  • Training and development

About Glendale

Glendale is one of the largest green space management service providers in the UK and specialises in tree care and management, grounds maintenance and landscaping. For more information visit

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If you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as interviews will be held throughout the process. Please note that if you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.