Role: Hard and Ground Works Team Supervisor
Location: Milton Keynes
Do you have experience carrying out 'hard and grounds works' and land maintenance to a high standard? Do you have good communication and leadership skills with the ability to lead a small site team effectively and efficiently? If so, this role may very well be just the one for you!
The Parks Trust is committed to safeguarding the land and the environment for future generations. It is an independent charity that cares for over 6,000 acres of parkland and green space in Milton Keynes.
Full driving license
Happy to work outside in all seasons
Occasional weekend work may be required
3 years experience in a similar role preferred but not essential
Be prepared and motivated to take on further training that will enhance your individual skill levels
Carry out repairs and replacements associated with such 'hard' aspects as; fencing, park, fixtures and fittings, play areas and equipment, footpaths, bridges, boardwalks, art installations etc.
Identify any additional work required (or work which would enhance site development).
Ensure all machinery is properly maintained and in good working order, being used correctly and safely
Carry out risk assessments and implement measures, including health and safety measures, on site.
Assist with keeping the parks tidy and presentable; carry out litter picking, minor graffiti removal and other duties as required.
Assist with the training of other staff and 3rd parties as required
Liaise with the Direct Works Manager and other team members on issues associated with the management of the green estate
As part of a call-out system, respond to incidents, alarms and emergencies regarding The Trust's holdings as required
What's on offer:
Ongoing support and training
Excellent contributory pension scheme (up to 10% employer contribution)
Income protection and life assurance cover
Enhanced maternity and paternity allowances
Occupational sick pay
Generous annual leave allowance
The Parks Trust will always recruit all personnel in line with government guidelines, relevant legislation, Charity Commission guidance and best practice standards.
They are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.
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