Estate Operative (outdoor)

Abbatt Property Services
19 Apr 2018
18 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Grounds Maintenance Operative

We require a Weekend Ground Maintenance Operative for fabulous development in Stratford, East London.


* Clean designated roads, paths and surface water drains across the Development to ensure areas are free of leaves, debris, litter, ice and snow through all seasonal weather conditions and at all times
* Undertake a wide range of hard and soft landscape maintenance duties, e.g. weed control, litter picking, leaf clearing, drainage work, highway maintenance etc.
* Routinely identifying defects, trip hazards, damage, vandalism, unlawfully parked vehicles, ensuring general safety and security, reporting any issues as required
* Operate and be responsible for a wide range of vehicles and equipment, including, but not restricted to, utility vehicles, road sweepers, jet washers and chewing gum removal machine
* Assist service providers and as directed in the operation and maintenance of mechanical and electrical systems such as street lighting, irrigation and pump sets
* Provide assistance, communication and support with first aid incidents, contacting emergency services and completing appropriate accident and emergency reports assisted by the Facilities Manager
* Deal with inquiries from members of the public courteously and in a helpful manner

About you

We are looking for a team player with experience of delivering excellent customer service. It is essential that you:

* Have strong customer services focus based on service excellence
* Have one year’s previous experience of maintaining estate grounds.
* Have a good command of the English language and able to write reports
* Are polite, courteous with a smart and clean appearance
* Have a good understanding and working knowledge of Health & Safety
* Have a full clean UK driving license

It is desirable that you have:

* An appropriate grounds or gardening qualification
* PASMA and/or IPAF certification

Hours: 7am to 4pm Sat and Sun

Salary: £8,486

Apply with your CV today.

*Due to the large number of applications received we are unable to respond to every applicant. We apologise in advance