Leatherhead, Surrey
£23100 - £24200 per annum
Job description
Our client is recruiting a local grounds maintenance supervisor to join their asset management team to maintain their supported housing property portfolio throughout Surrey and surrounding areas.

Grounds Maintenance Supervisor Responsibilities:

• Carry out a varied range of gardening duties, with a minimum amount of supervision and use of own initiative.
• Plan work so services are delivered to sites on schedule
• Allocate work to grounds maintenance operatives and supervise performance of their duties.
• Complete all works allocated to the grounds maintenance team to expected professional standards.
• Comply with health and safety policy, safe systems of work, risk assessments and any other procedures or instructions issued from time to time.
• Report to the Maintenance Manager all accidents, incidents and near misses in relation to work being undertaken or any safety issues observed during the course of duties.

Grounds Maintenance Supervisor Requirements:

• Ability and experience in undertaking all aspects of grounds maintenance including but not limited to: Hedge Cutting, Lawn mowing, Strimming, Fencing replacement, Grounds clearance, Weed control chemical spraying, Gutter clearance, Paving, Fencing repairs, vehicle and equipment maintenance
• Live within 45 minutes drive of the central Surrey area
• In possession of a full, clean and valid licence to drive manual light commercial vehicles
• Experience of working safely
• Ability to understand schedule of works and able to update works orders, complete time sheets and log materials used.
• Knowledge and understanding of health and safety relating to grounds maintenance tasks on residential property.
• Ability to use portable devices and software to receive work orders, update information, send and receive emails and order materials.
• Ability to work at height using ladders, access towers, platforms and scaffolding

About the company:

Respect, empowerment, responsibility, and excellence. These are their values and they are integral to all that they do to support homeless and vulnerable people to reach their goals and live independent and fulfilling lives. They provide housing and support services to more than 1,700 people in Surrey, West Sussex, Berkshire, South West London. They are a place where their staff make a difference to clients, feel valued and have fun whilst supporting some of society’s vulnerable people to achieve their goals.

Location: Surrey and surrounding areas
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 39 hours per week, Mon-Fri
Salary: £23,100 rising to £24,200 after probation+ benefits
Benefits: include contributory pension scheme, sick pay, 28 days holiday plus bank holidays and company vehicle.

Other stuff you need to know:

Our client celebrates diversity and know that it is critical for their success. They work hard to make sure they're inclusive. So, if you are great at what you do and share their values, they want to hear from you.

If you need any adjustments made to the application or selection process please let them know. We will be happy to help.

You may have experience of the following: Maintenance Worker, Maintenance Operative, Caretaker, Maintenance Technician, Maintenance Assistant, Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Supervisor, Maintenance Manager, Facilities, Grounds Worker, Health & Safety, Estates Management, Facilities Management, etc.

Ref: 102 363
Posted on: 31 August 2021
Closed date: 26 September 2021
Job ref: 102363
Tags: Management