Greenspaces Officer Posted 8 months ago - Expired 7 months ago
Salary Details: £18,070 - £20,138 per annum pro rata
Job Term: Part Time
Appointment Type: Fixed Term, for 6 months
Hours: 29 hours per week on a rota basis
Location: Stonegravels Depot
Department: Chesterfield Borough Council
Division: Commercial Services - Grounds maintenance
Chesterfield Borough Council seeks a skilled and enthusiastic individual to undertake a variety of practical horticulture and maintenance work within our prestigious Green Flag-awarded parks and wider estate.
The ideal applicant will have gained experience in grounds/estate maintenance or amenity horticulture and be committed to providing high-quality customer experiences.
Duties will include the horticultural and estate maintenance of country parks, formal urban parks, sports pitches, nature reserves and woodlands.
This role will also involve community engagement and event support activities.
You will be required to work occasional weekend and bank holidays by rota as part of a Monday to Sunday working week.
This is a great opportunity to play a key part in the services we provide.
A driving license is required for this post.
Internal applicants can apply for this opportunity as a secondment, subject to management approval.
Working in local government is a highly satisfying and rewarding experience in so many ways. In return for the contribution you’ll make to our local community, you’ll enjoy an excellent range of benefits and the possibility of flexible working options, plus learning and development opportunities which will offer the chance to progress your career further.
CV's are not accepted, please apply online.
Closing date: 22 April 2018
Provisional interview date: TBC