Commercial Grounds Maintenance and Landscaping across the Midlands and South West
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Grounds Maintenance Operative

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £21,000.00 to £24,000.00 /year

Send your CV to info@arccas.com


Full time position – Experienced Grounds Maintenance Supervisor

- 35 hours per week (could be lower during the winter)

- 28 paid days annual leave, sick pay and option to pay in to a work place pension plan.

Your position will involve:

- Working with your team and sometimes on your own maintaining properties on a designated schedule.

- Responsibility of looking after a company vehicle, machinery and tools and driving between properties to undertake maintenance.

- When working for Arccas you will be expected to represent the company in a polite and professional manner when dealing with staff, customers, property managers and the general public.

- Reporting any issues to your manager.

Must haves:

- Experience in garden / grounds maintenance, maintaining larger residential and commercial properties.

- A basic understanding in hard and soft landscaping.

- Full clear UK drivers licence held for over 5 years. (age dependant)

What we do for you:

- Arccas will pay for all your fuel and travel costs during your above working hours

- Arccas will cover you under its public liability insurance.

- Arccas will provide you with a company van and will cover all vehicle maintenance, insurance, tax and break down during work hours .

- Arccas will provide you with work clothing.

- Arccas will provide you with all machines and tools to perform your job role to the high standards we expect. All machines and tools will be serviced and maintained at Arccas's cost.

- Arccas will issue you holiday pay of which you are entitled.

- Arccas can offer you a company pension (age dependant).

- Arccas has a performance bonus scheme in place to top your salary.

- Arccas will provide you with a company phone to be used during work hours.

- Arccas can guarantee you all year around pay so no shortfall in winter months.

- Future opportunities for management and senior management positions.

The full time job position will commence asap where you will have a few weeks of supervision and training under the guidance of one of our experienced grounds maintenance team members to get you up to speed with our maintenance schedule and our company standards. Our busiest times are between March – October so we recommend long holidays are taken during quieter periods (Nov - March).

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

Do you have the following licence or certification: Full UK Driving Licence?

How many years of Maintenance experience do you have?

Must be able to pay attention to detail and problem solve.

Qualifications related to industry for safe use of power tools (desired but training is provided)

PA6A SAFE USE OF HAND HELD APPLICATORS (desired but not essential)

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £15,300.00 to £17,000.00 /year



* Produces accurate and concise written information for his/her line manager

* Briefs team members clearly on work requirements or tasks adequately

* Listens actively and effectively

* Communicates well with customers, understanding requirements and requests

Contract/Quality Management:

* Consistently produces high quality outcomes as agreed with line manager within agreed timescales

* Promotes and encourages high quality standards with team leaders and team members

* Understands the financial and customer implications of over-run timescales and poor planning

* Assesses materials requirements and organises timely deliveries of equipment and materials

* Consistently plans work schedules to make best uses of manpower and resources

* Minimises waste of materials, time and effort

Reliability and Dependability:

* Takes responsibility to see the job through as directed or under own initiative

* Can be counted on to assist in solving problems

* Produces consistent performance

* Is accountable for own actions

* Adaptable when things need to be changed

* Takes responsibility for care of company tools, equipment, machinery and vehicles

Attitudes and Behaviour:

* Offers assistance willingly

* Makes a positive contribution to morale

* Shows sensitivity and consideration to others

* Accepts constructive criticism

* Takes pride in work

* Is even tempered, consistent and fair

Punctuality and Timekeeping:

* Prompt at the start of the day

* Recognises and adheres to formal work breaks

* Makes effective use of available time

* Sets a good example to others

The Environment

* Is aware of the company environmental policy Is aware of wider environmental issues

* Disposes of waste materials ethically

* Reduces excessive use of energy, resources and materials

* Makes effective use of recycling

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £21,000.00 to £24,000.00 /year


* Landscaping or horticultural: 2 years (Required)

* Trailer Licence (Preferred)

* Chainsaw licence (Preferred)

* Pa1 Pa6 spraying certificate (Preferred)

* Driving Licence (Required)

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