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Grounds Maintenance Operative

Summary

Salary
23,000 - 27000 + Benefits
Team
Facilities
Location
Malmesbury - United Kingdom

Description

Reporting to an experienced Grounds Maintenance Team Leader within a small, agile team that is responsible for ensuring that all external areas are maintained to the highest standard whilst meeting our environmental aspirations. The applicant must have a strong work ethic, enjoy challenges and change and bring a professional approach to the role.

Accountabilities

Participate proactively to deliver a high quality standard of workmanship covering all aspects of grounds maintenance including, but not restricted to - 

  • Grass cutting, hedge cutting, weed control, bed maintenance, pruning and litter collection etc 
  • Participate in any seasonal activities, i.e. gritting and snow clearance as required, including out of normal working hours and inclusion on a call out roster 
  • Provide a responsive and professional service to stakeholders, dealing promptly with issues arising and if necessary escalating to the team leader 
  • Carry out all works in accordance with company Health and Safety Policy and procedures
  • Proactively report any hard/soft landscaping deficiencies to the team leader

Skills

  • Previous experience of grounds maintenance work in a commercial setting 
  • Experience in the use of garden/grounds machinery essential
  • Possession of NPTC certificates  e.g. PA1 & PA6, use of chainsaw, brushcutter etc
  • Positive attitude and proven ability to work as part of a close knit team
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
  • Full UK Driving licence

Benefits

Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy a profit-related bonus, generous leave and life insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, flexible working hours, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to creativity, innovation and ambition.