Kennedy Recruitment are working in connection with their large Public Sector client to recruit a temporary Grounds Supervisor. This position will be based in Belfast. The hours of this role will be full time and the successful candidate will be required to start immediately.
The duties of this position are -
Planned Maintenance and grounds rehabilitation responsibilities include:-
*Pre-contract surveys to establish the scope of the work.
*Inspecting work being carried out by the contractors and by the executives appointed contractor.
*Reporting to the contract Administrator and completing regular inspection reports on the progress and quality of the contractors work on site.
*Attending site meetings with the contract administrator, contractor and quantity surveyors and liaising with each as necessary to ensure
compliance with the programme of works.
Response maintenance responsibilities include:-
*Detailing and co-ordinating the works orders for tree surgery works.
*Inspecting the progress and quality of the contractors work on site.
*Liaising with district management, district maintenance and other bone fie groups to ensure quality service is provided.
Duties in connection with grounds maintenance land asset register include:-
*Identification of changes to areas in executive ownership so that the land asset register database and associated maps are kept current.
*Assessing and receiving handovers of soft and hard landscaping elements of new build, environmental improvements, I.P.B.S., grounds rehabilitation and other schemes with landscape content.
Other duties include:-
*Attending meetings and court to give technical evidence on PLIC claims.
*Liaison with housing management, statutory bodies, community groups and other interested parties on all aspects of grounds maintenance,
including attending meetings, site visits, discussions and briefing Housing Management on proposed projects.
*Administrative duties associated with the role.
To be eligible for consideration you must meet the following criteria:
*Degree in Landscape Design or equivalent.
*BTec Higher Diploma in Horticulture plus 1 year's relevant experience.
*BTec Higher certificate in Horticulture plus 2 year's relevant experience.
*Minimum of 3 years relevant experience in Horticulture or landscape design. NB relevant experience would include contract supervision in a horticulture or landscape design environment, large scale planting schemes, grass cutting and litter lifting, carrying out tree surgery inspections and supervision of associated contracts.
For further information please contact Kennedy Recruitment on 02890 330 555
For this role, Kennedy Recruitment is acting in the capacity of an employment business.
Kennedy Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and a Corporate Member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC). Kennedy Recruitment adheres to all current employment legislation.
Please note only those candidates shortlisted may be contacted.
Due to the nature of the role you will be required to undergo an Access NI Clearance at a cost of £26.00