Grounds Maintenance Operative

5 days left

Location
Sherborne
Salary
£15613.00
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Expires
25 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Grounds Maintenance Operative - Salary Grade SCP: 10 - 13 (£15,613 - £16,491) Sherborne Town Council wishes to appoint a Grounds Maintenance Operative preferably with arboricultural experience. The successful applicant will work as part of the team maintaining allotments, buildings, cemetery, highway verges, open spaces, parks, play areas and sports pitches. Experience of working with a wide range of grounds maintenance equipment is required and basic building maintenance skills would be an added advantage. The position is full time, 39 hours a week during the summer and 35 hours in the winter. The hours worked are predominantly between Monday and Friday but occasional weekend working is required on a rota basis which attracts additional remuneration. A full UK driving licence is required as the successful applicant will be expected to drive a range of Council vehicles. Closing date for applications will be 12.00 noon on Thursday 31 August 2017. For an information pack and application form visit www.sherborne-tc.gov.uk or telephone 01935 812807 between 10.00 am - 4.00 pm Monday to Thursday and 10.00 am - 1.00 pm on Friday. Interviews will be held on Friday 8 September 2017.