Grounds Maintenance/Parks Operations & Performance Manager

Lister Road Depot, Lister Road, Dudley, DY2 8JW
£37,676 to £40,454 per annum
12 Nov 2018
15 Nov 2018
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We are seeking an experienced and self-motivated individual to effectively manage our Grounds Maintenance and Arboriculture services and to supervise office based technical and operational staff.


Hours:  37 per week

You will deputise for, and assist the Group Manager in meeting the requirements of current legislation and develop, implement, manage and monitor new initiatives to improve the performance of the Green Care Section.

You must possess a recognised managerial qualification to at least NVQ level 4 or equivalent, and a NVQ level 3 qualification in Amenity Horticulture or equivalent. You will have at least 5 years practical experience working in an amenity grounds maintenance environment with 3 years experience of managing a front line workforce within a competitive framework. You will also be competent in ICT skills including MS Office applications and working with databases. Some Arboricultural experience would also be beneficial in carrying out this role.

You must have the ability to communicate at all levels, be able to work to deadlines and targets, design and implement management plans and work schedules and have a flexible approach to your work. You must have a current full driving licence.

This post requires an enhanced disclosure in accordance with the Children’s Act 1999.

For an informal discussion please contact Tim Johnson 01384 815510.

Previous Applicants need not reapply

NB.  We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date should a large number of applications be received.  Previous applicants need not apply.


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