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Grounds Maintenance Operative

  • Employer: Epsom & Ewell Borough Council
  • Salary: £19,231 pa - £20,787 pa
  • Location: Epsom & Ewell Borough Council
  • Contract: Contract
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 40 hours per week. Fixed Term Contract 12 months.
  • DBS Check: No
  • Closing Date: 18/10/2020 at 23:55 PM
  • Reference: GM004 / GM006 / GM01

Fixed Term Contract - 12 months

This is an excellent opportunity for three enthusiastic and motivated individuals to join our dynamic Grounds Maintenance Team.

You will be part of a committed, developing team dedicated to maintaining high environmental standards and safety for the residents of Epsom and Ewell.  You will be an ambassador for the borough, liaising with key stakeholders on a variety of issues. While working in the borough, you will gain excellent local knowledge and responsibilities will include staff management, grass verge maintenance, litter picking and all other aspects of Grounds maintenance work. You will have a high degree of customer contact on all levels and possess excellent customer care and communication skills.

In return you will benefit from 24 days annual leave, subsidised gym membership and car parking, payment of professional fees, entitlement to join the local government pension scheme, and non-contributory life assurance.

So, if you are a flexible, forward thinking team player who enjoys working outdoors to improve our environment, then we would like to hear from you.

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Daniel Atubo (Grounds Maintenance Supervisor) on 01372 732411. For further information please go to the Epsom & Ewell careers page www.epsom-ewell.gov.uk/careers

It is essential that you are in possession of a full UK driving licence. You will be asked to present your full driving licence (photocard) and proof of right to work prior to starting the role.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, interviews maybe held virtually via video calls or over the phone. Please inform us in your application if you do not have access to a smart phone / iPad/ laptop so we can make alternative arrangements.

Closing date :           18th October 2020

Interview Date:       23rd October 2020 - Virtual meeting / telephone interview

How to apply

Please apply online via the link provided by completing our application form. You can also submit your CV to support your application but please note, we do not accept CV's without an application form.


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic - interviews maybe held virtually (using Skype, Zoom or GotoMeeting). Please inform us in your application if you have access to a smart phone / iPad / laptop to attend. Alternatively we will endeavour to make other arrangements.

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