Senior Grounds Maintenance Operative

Location: London / Orpington area, London, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 21-11-2018
Senior Grounds Maintenance Operative

Location:   London / Orpington area
Salary:       £ DOE
Shifts:        Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week. 
Accuro Environmental are proud to be experts in the servicing of Cleaning, Grounds Maintenance, Arboriculture, Street Cleaning and Waste Management contracts. Designed to deliver, they have brought together some of the most experienced and capable talent to provide a first-class choice for the environmental services industry.
To strengthen their existing team, they are currently looking for a dedicated Grounds Maintenance Team Leader to assist the Contract Manager with the on-site management of staff. The role involves the delivery of horticultural duties across sites in London, leading and coordinating a mobile team of Grounds Maintenance Operatives.
Your duties will include:
responsibility to assist the Contract Manager in coordinating the day-to-day activities of Grounds Maintenance staff
Working across sites to deliver a range of Grounds Maintenance duties, ensuring work is completed on time and to a high standard
Assisting with toolbox talks and training for Grounds Maintenance team
Providing an excellent level of customer service
Building and maintaining good relationships with customers
Operating horticultural machinery, i.e. strimmers, mowers etc. PA1 and PA6 certification (or equivalent)
Knowledge of Health and Safety compliance, following all processes and procedures and ensuring your team do the same
Ability to interact positively and professionally with the public, and other members of staff
Punctual, hard-working and able to use own initiative
Key Skills & Qualities needed:
Previous experience of working as a Grounds Maintenance Operative, moving to a Team Leader role essential. Relevant qualifications would be an advantage
Ability to encourage and motivate your team
A highly motivated individual with excellent Grounds Maintenance skills
Ability to work well within our team as well as to work unsupervised
Excellent customer service skills
What you can expect:
In-depth training
Personal development opportunities
A great team to join
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Grounds Maintenance Operative who is looking to take that next step in their career within an energetic and fast-paced working environment.
Accuro environmental offer a competitive salary, pension scheme and provide employees with opportunities to progress within the business. Company car provided.
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