Our client is a central London Borough council. They undertake all their tree maintenance work 'in house' with directly employed staff and they operate several teams of arborists.
They are currently looking to recruit a Grounds Operative to work as part of a their tree teams. You will assist the climbers in undertaking tree work operations to all council owned trees. Candidates ideally should have certificates for the ground use of the chainsaw. Other desirable qualifications are a Chipper ticket and a driving license .
A pay rate of £11.54 hour is offered for a 36 hours week; over time at enhanced rates. Annual Leave starts at 28 days and other council benefits. The position is likely to transfer from a temporary to permanent role for the right candidate