Grounds Maintenance Operative required in Ballymoney in Co Antrim, Northern Ireland.
As a Grounds Maintenance Operative you will be required to:
Carry out general maintenance of public parks, playing fields, play areas, picnic sites, landscaped areas and similar open spaces as scheduled, including the collection and removal of litter.
Undertake seeding, propagation, planting, mulshing tending and weeding of flower and shrub beds, pruning, grass cutting, hedge trimming.
Use where appropriate chemical weed controls under direction of the charge hand, complying with manufacturers instructions and COSHH regulations.
Edging of paths, paved areas and flower beds.
Report all accidents which may occur and report all incidents of damage to Council property/equipment.
Basic setting out and marking of sports pitches.
Erection, inspection, maintenance and dismantling of sports and play equipment.
Record and retain detailed records of inspections in the format required.
Undertake constructional labouring work and the safe operation of a range of assorted tools and equipment.
Responsible to the line supervisor for the associated resources/machinery necessary to perform the work. Including safe operation, routine maintenance and ensuring same are kept clean.
Complete all necessary paperwork e.g. completing weekly timesheets; accident report forms/records vehicle log books, etc.
Cemetery duties include grounds maintenance works preparing and digging graves and backfilling.
Record and inform the Chargehand of all lost time.
Initiate the enforcement of the Litter (Northern Ireland) Order 1994 in circumstances when littering is observed during the course of their duties; including recording details of the incident and passing the information to the Enforcement Officer for action.
To apply for the position of Groundsperson in Balymoney you will meet the following essential criteria:ESSENTIAL CRITERIA
Possession of a valid driving licence
Have at least one years’ experience of horticultural and grounds maintenance work, eg. grass cutting, hedge trimming, pruning, planting out, fencing and pitch maintenance.
B + E Licence
Diamond Recruitment Group reserve the right to enhance the desirable criteria in the event of an unprecedented response.
To apply for the position of Grounds Maintenance Operative, please forward your CV to Grace Fleming at Diamond Recruitment Group by clicking on the APPLY button on this page and attaching your CV. All CVs must be received by Friday 22 August 2016.
For further information on this opportunity please contact Grace Fleming at Diamond Recruitment Group on 028 2563 2223. Your details will be treated in a confidential manner with Diamond Recruitment Group. Only applicants meeting the criteria will be contacted.
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