Environmental Ground Operatives

  • Job Reference: 620218833-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Premier Recruitment Group Limited
  • Location: Erith, Kent
  • Salary: £12.09 Per Hour
  • Sector: Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Our fantastic Client is looking for a number of environmental ground operatives for immediate start!
To carry out bed maintenance, including leaf removal, weeding and pruning and a variety of soft and hard landscape maintenance with hand tools or machines
·To carry out grass to cutting, both with hand machines and ride-on machines
·To remove leaves from both hard and soft landscapes areas
·To remove litter from both hard and soft landscape areas including bins
·To carry out weed and pest control
·To assist with the waterways when required
·To assist park-mobile when required
·To assist the tree gangs when required
·To ensure that paths are salted where and when appropriate and participate in the snow clearance
·To wear all protective clothing and uniform provided
·To ensure that our client's H&S requirements as a landlord, as a service provider and as an employee are adhered to
Skills/Experience required:
·Basic literacy skills desirable or ability to undertake training.
·Understanding of Health and Safety in the work place, with the ability to apply this with due regard whilst working in public areas.
·General knowledge relating to landscaping supported either by qualification or significant experience
·Ability to carry out environmental works as contained in the job description paying attention to the very physical nature of the work and working in cold and dirty conditions.
·General experience of environmental works in landscaping field.
·Practical experience supported by the ability to develop and undertake training
·Ability to use all communication equipment.
·Demonstrates practical experience in the use of a wide range of powered equipment with the ability to train as and when required.
We would also like to hear from drivers with a full valid driving licences who would be willing to drive to min 3500Kg
Please get in touch for immediate interview