Team Leader - Bath
Up to £12.50 per hour with company vehicle and pay review in April
Do you have grounds maintenance experience and consider yourself a leader with development aspirations? Are you reliable and conscientious? Can you lead teams maintaining sites across Bath and Bristol? Ready to step up, take responsibility and join a company that can offer valuable career prospects and believes in investing in its people.
If you identify with the above, this role was made for you!
At Glendale, we have a great new opportunity for a full time grounds maintenance team leader to support ongoing contract works for Curo Housing working on a range of sites.
Who are we?
Glendale, a winner of BALI Employer of the Year, has revenues of £50 million.
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 www.glendale-services.co.uk. We are a green business with “green thinking” at the core of everything we do. We have been at the forefront of green services provision since 1989 and offer innovative solutions for the management and maintenance of the green environment.
Who are you?
Ideally qualified in horticulture with a minimum of 2 years experience.
A confident person who can display good people management skills.
Adaptable to different working techniques with a strong work ethic.
Experienced using a wide variety of small engine machinery
Good IT knowledge
Ideally have a full, clean driving licence and be able to tow.
PA1 & PA6 is desirable.
Aware of all relevant industry Health & Safety legislation.
Reliable and conscientious and able to work on their own initiative.
A Glimpse into the Role awaiting You
Reporting to the contract supervisor in the effective delivery of the programmed maintenance.
Taking responsibility for the works on site, including timekeeping, productivity arrangements for breaks, dealing with members of the public, visitors to the site and deliveries.
Proactively leading by example, motivating and guiding the team and maintaining workforce discipline.
Operating and ensuring others operate company and hire vehicles, machinery and equipment with care and that daily checks and routine servicing are carried and properly recorded.
To undertake other duties as may be reasonably required by the Contracts Manager.
What can Glendale offer you?
Generous annual leave
Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
Employee health cash plan
Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
Cycle to Work scheme
Company sick pay
Training and development
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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.