grounds maintenance in peterlee

job type
£ 8 per hour
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peterlee, durham
job category
construction & property
job type
£ 8 per hour
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job description

Looking for a Grounds Maintenance in the Peterlee area.

Pay rate: £8.20 an hour PAYE or £10.00 an hour Umbrella.

Temp on going role.

Full time-37.5 hours a week, 7am-3pm Monday-Friday.

Duties Include;

* Sports pitch maintenance, including grass cutting, fertilising, aeration, line marking (initial and overmarking) and goal post erection.
* General weeding / spraying of paths and shrub beds.
* Lawn maintenance and cultivation
* To keep paths, lawns, flower beds, shrubs etc free from litter and detritus
* The use and maintenance of hand tools and basic light machinery and plant.
* The use of both cylinder and rotary mowers, strimmers, hedgecutters and leaf blowers.
* Adjustments of mower height and quality of cut etc. Oil level checks and check for damage to any mower.
* To be part of a team delivering grounds maintenance where required.
* To respond to emergencies and assist other departments when required.
* To carry out gutter cleaning as required.

Must have;

* Full UK clean drivers Licence
* NVQ in horticulture or equivalent experience and skills
* PA1/PA6 Pesticide Certification
* Must be able to pass a DBS check

If interested please contact Hannah or Astrid at Randstad CPE on 0191 221 1567

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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