Team Leader / Supervisor required to manage team(s) of mobile grounds maintenance and gardening staff in the delivery of grounds maintenance services on a number of sites. Duties will require the successful candidate to have a broad knowledge of grounds and landscape maintenance work, be able to liaise with clients, and occasionally prepare short reports and small quotations.
This is a hands on role involving a diverse range of work including sports pitch maintenance, local authority open spaces, formal gardens, conservation work, aquatic care, hard and soft landscaping. As well as being involved in the completion of work on a day to day basis, there will be a need to assist with the planning of work and provide support to other staff members using own knowledge and experience.
The successful candidate will have horticultural and supervisory skills as well as NPTC qualifications and or horticultural based NVQ level 2 or above. There is also a need to be a good communicator, with focus on providing excellent customer service by having good attention to detail. A driving license is essential as the role involves driving, the ability to tow is also advantageous.
Competitive salary package circa £23,500 – £25,000, company vehicle, 28 days annual leave.