Grounds Maintenance Operative

  • Job Reference: 00000933-1
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2020
  • Recruiter: Shrewsbury Town Council
  • Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Salary: £19,554 to £21,166
  • Sector: Trades & Services, Horticulture
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


Grounds Maintenance Operative
Permanent Full Time
SCP 7 - 11, Pay £19,554 - £21,166 (subject to experience) 

We are looking to recruit a skilled operative to join our Grounds Maintenance Team.  You will be an all-rounder with experience of working in similar roles, looking after parks and greenspace. The role is within the Countryside and Greenspace Team, working on nature reserves, highways grass verges, urban shrub beds, cemeteries, and church yards.

Experience of using machinery & horticultural equipment including ride-on mowers is essential together with a Full UK Driving & Trailer Licence. 

PA1 & PA6 spraying certificates, trailer licence, CS30 and 31 chainsaw, experience of tractor driving, and estate/access work is desirable.

An application form is available at:

Closing Date for applications midday 18th September 2020

Interviews will take place late September 2020