Gardener/ Groundsperson/Tractor Driver Post 06.082
Grade 5 Salary: £18,629 per annum
Working seasonal hours: 41 hours, Monday – Friday from March to October and 29 hours from November to February inclusive. You may be required to work shift patterns which could include weekends.
Tractor Driver and Related Operations Qualification desirable
Trailer license essential
You will have attained NVQ Level 2 or equivalent qualification, and have gained experience within the grounds maintenance industry.
You will utilise your knowledge and experience of maintaining parks, open spaces and sports facilities. Being competent with the use of tractors and implements including Side Arm Flail and Ditching attachments.
You will be reliable and enthusiastic with good communication skills.
A good knowledge of the Health and Safety at Work Act, including manual handling, and working on highways is essential, along with a full valid driving licence.
This post is subject to health checks.
Closing date for applications: 5pm Tuesday 28 October 2014.
How to apply
Our preferred method is online application however if you do require a hard copy application pack please contact Human Resources, Guildford Borough Council, Millmead, Guildford GU2 4BB. Telephone (01483) 444111 (24-hr). Alternatively e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org quoting the relevant post number. Please note that we do not accept CVs, please ensure that you complete the application form fully.
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