Team Leader - Grounds Maintenance
This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader providing green services to private and public sector businesses.
We are seeking a Team Leader to work in our Commercial North West grounds maintenance team based in Preston.
This is a Full-time position and the candidate will be required to work 40 hours a week.
Assisting the Contract Manager and Supervisor in the effective management of the programmed maintenance
Motivation and guidance of the able workforce of the Service Delivery Team
Monitoring staff timekeeping, holidays, and sickness
Proactively leading by example, especially in H&S issues
Maintenance and enforcement of security of vehicle, plant, and equipment
Enforcement of the quality and customer care ethics through the workforce Maintaining workforce discipline
To complete necessary daily check sheets and paperwork involved with the smooth running operations.
Candidates should be well organised, and have skills in grounds maintenance operations. Furthermore, they need to possess excellent leadership ability, enthusiasm, excellent people management, and communication skills. A horticultural qualification and a good understanding of Microsoft Office / Google systems would be preferred but not essential. A Full Driving Licence is essential and PA1- PA6a Spraying Certificate is preferred.
What can Glendale offer you?
Incremental 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
Employee Referral Scheme
Glendale is a well-established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.
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.
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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.
Glendale is an equal opportunities employer.