Grounds maintenance Team Leader/Supervisor - Christchurch

Anonymous 12.00 British Pound . GBP Per hour

2018-10-11 11:10:44

Job location Christchurch, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Construction

Job description

Are you an enthusiastic and reliable grounds maintenance team leader/supervisor local to Christchurch & want a great working environment? We are looking for dynamic people to maintain to organise and motivate various sites under your supervision, ensuring all grounds maintenance services are delivered to a high standard which meets customer expectations. The Supervisor will work to their own initiative identifying opportunities for improvement and driving business development in their area

Our client is one of the fastest growing businesses in the industry and is one of the UK's leading provider of integrated management and maintenance services for high-end residential gardens. As part of their growth plans this year they are now looking to recruit a grounds maintenance team leader/supervisor.

The successful candidate will work to their own initiative and organise resources to deliver an effective service delivery of grounds maintenance including:

General grounds maintenance duties
Supervising 2-3 gardeners
Health and Safety

The successful grounds maintenance operative will have:

A proven record of accomplishment in grounds maintenance
Horticultural knowledge
Strong communication skills
The ability to self-motivate and the desire to work within a team
Supervised a team of 2 persons or more
Competent in using the appropriate power tools where required Certificates in spraying (PA1 PA6), Horticulture and Ride on Mowers would be an advantage but not essential
Proven ability to lead team members towards achieving objectives
Previous experience in grounds maintenance services and ability to operate a range of horticultural equipment including power and hand tools, push mowers, strimmers, hedge cutting equipment etc Excellent awareness of Health & Safety and implementing procedures;
Proven ability to achieve/exceed business objectives
Experience implementing quality standards and working to customer specifications;
Strong customer care skills and the ability to represent the Company professionally

In return for this, the grounds maintenance team leader/supervisor will be working in a fun environment. Joining a team that believes in a work-hard, play-hard approach. They offer good a great salary and an opportunity to take the company van home.

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