Real Estate & Property

Landscaping Operative – Bicester, Oxfordshire

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If you can put your landscaping experience to use and help us to provide and maintain safe, secure and thriving communities that people are proud to call home – you belong at Bromford.

In your role as a landscaper, you’ll carry out the maintenance of our green spaces and help with the clearance of our gardens. You’ll maintain the upkeep of all landscaped areas and operate ride-on mowers, strimmer and blowers.

You’ll be the eyes and ears within the community you serve; responsible for reporting neighbourhood and community issues to your colleagues. PPE must be used for each activity, you should follow health and safety regulations throughout all your work, never compromising the customer, colleagues or yourself. All your tools and equipment must be kept in good working order and regularly serviced, including the use and maintenance of the company vehicle.

You must be comfortable working on your own and as part of a team. You are expected to provide a high-quality service to residents, including consultation and liaison work with customers and colleagues. You’ll be working outside in inclement weather conditions as well as exposure to cold/heat and noise. You must keep accurate records of your work, sharing best practice and ways of working to improve the service, learning from experience when things don’t go to plan.

You’ll build strong relationships here, make new friends and have a genuinely positive impact on the lives of thousands of people.

This role will cover Bicester and will involve some travel to and from the surrounding area, so you must live in a suitable location to cover this area of work. Due to the nature of the role, a DBS check will be completed for the appointed applicant.

To be a landscaper with Bromford, you will:

Be experienced in soft landscaping
Ideally, hold an NPTC qualification in brush cutter, pedestrian mower, ride on mower, hedge cutter and PA1 and PA6 in spraying pesticides (although training is available where required)
Have a good understanding of health and safety, COSHH requirements
Have basic IT knowledge and comfortable using mobile devices (training to be provided)
Be punctual, have excellent customer service skills and a positive attitude
Be comfortable working on your own and as part of a team
Need to have a full, clean driving licence. You will have a work vehicle which you will share with a colleague
Build effective relationships based on trust and respect, have excellent customer service skills and be a great ambassador for Bromford.Your previous experience may be in roles such as a gardener, landscaper, grounds person and landscaping operative.

Closing date for applications is Thursday 6 January 2022.

We reserve the right to close vacancy adverts early depending on application numbers. An early application is therefore encouraged

Employment Type Permanent

Advertiser Type Agency