Landscape Operative

Vacancy posted: Tuesday, 20 September 2016

Salary: £16,816 - £17,819
Location: Stonehaven

Closing date: 09 October 2016
Job ref. no.: ABS07061

Job Description

Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on the attachments below. These explain the job role and the type of person we are looking for.

A vacancy has arisen for a Landscape Operative to join Aberdeenshire Council to assist in all aspects of landscape maintenance including grave digging operations as required. Duties are of a general nature, providing support and assistance to other operatives and include use of equipment. As an employee you act as a representative for the Council when interfacing with members of the public and will do so in a polite, courteous and friendly manner.

This post has a minimum requirement of one reference which must be your current or most recent employer.

Expected Interview Date - 28th September 2016

Informal Enquiries Contact - Iain Welsh 01569768616


• Work in public parks, playing fields, landscaped areas and similar open spaces to undertake grass cutting, hedge trimming, clearing leaves, litter collection, planting, pruning, seeding and other such duties and where appropriate chemical application under direction.
• Assist others carrying out landscaping and grave digging works.
• The post involves undertaking duties on construction sites, adjacent to public roads and in depots and workshops
• Clean up and tidy any spillage that occurs during the performance of duties in order to avoid any loss or damage.
• Operate equipment and machinery required to carry out your duties after appropriate training & Ensure such equipment/machinery is treated with due care and attention.

s1 says:

This job is new this week. Get your application in now to be included in the first week's applications.Apply now

Get email alerts
for similar jobs!

Add alert

Your email is already registered, simply enter your password to set up your alert

Incorrect password, please try again.

Forgotten Password

You have 0 shortlistedApply for all Clear shortlist