Parks maintenance officer

14.00 - 15.00 GBP Annual + GBP14 - GBP14.92/annum
14 Aug 2019
21 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Our client based in Nuneaton is looking to recruit a Parks maintenance officer.

The role:

* To monitor the condition of children's play areas across the Borough, liaising when necessary with maintenance contractors.

* To plan, design and develop parks and countryside sites, including play areas, skate parks and Multi use games areas.

* To develop an annual infrastructure maintenance programme and be responsible for the allocated budget.

* To liaise with manufactures, contractors and allied organisations as and when required to maintain all recreational areas.

* To assist in the preparation and development of specifications and to conduct presentations.

* Undertake detailed surveying work on all parks, open spaces and countryside areas.


* The idea candidate must have a national certificate in Horticulture or equivalent qualification in a related subject.

* A Health & Safety IOSH certificate or equivalent in grounds maintenance or similar environment is desirable.

* Experience of project management.

* Experience of designing infrastructure maintenance related projects.

* Good IT Skills.

Hours and Pay:

* Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm

GBP14.00 p/h This will increase after 12 weeks to GBP14.92 p/h