Job Description

Grounds Care (Maintenance) Technician – The Vital Element (UK) Ltd.

Full-time – Salary: £13,000.00 to £20,000.00 /year

Immediate start available

Trailer licence preferred (categories B1 + C1E)

A leading and growing Facilities Solutions company are looking to recruit mobile technicians to work on a full time permanent basis.

Based at our Huddersfield depot, applicants will be required to carry out a range of tasks on Grounds Maintenance Contracts.

You must be organised and capable of working on your own initiative to carry out scheduled activities on a variety sites throughout Yorkshire.

You will have a critical eye for detail and a high quality finish and be pro-active.

Our teams work to tight deadlines and you will need to complete all duties to a high quality.

Duties include:

  • Mow, edge and fertilise grassed areas
  • Prune hedges, shrubs and small trees
  • Weed control and mulching
  • Plant flowers, shrubs and trees
  • Litter pick landscaped areas
  • Apply herbicides, insecticides and fungicides on plants, soil and hard surfaces to control weed growth
  • Gritting and snow clearance during winter

A full clean driving licence is essential and a trailer licence is preferred.

Experience in this type of work is essential, however full training will be given which will include the following recognised qualifications;

  • PA1 and PA6 NPTC spraying licence
  • First Aid certificate
  • DBS check

This role is full time Monday to Friday, however overtime will be required during busy periods.

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

The opportunity to develop and progress within the company will be available following satisfactory probationary period.

To apply, please email your CV and cover letter to careers@thevitalelement.co.uk

Please add “as seen on Holmfirth Events” within your application. 

 

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