Grounds Maintenance Manager

Grounds Maintenance Manager

  • Location

    South East

  • Sector:

    Construction, Trades & Labour

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  • Salary:

    £50k - 60k per year + package

  • Contact:

    Aaron Battrawden

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Position: Grounds Maintenance Manager

Sector: Social Housing Client Grounds, Parks and Public spaces

Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 + Package  

Location: Southeast England

My client, a leading Housing Maintenance and FM specialist that has been awarded a large contract to provide repairs, maintenance, and voids across the Southern part of the country are on the look for a Grounds Maintenance Manager to help deliver the contract successfully by managing a specialist sub-contractor looking after the grounds, parks, and public spaces. This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and ambitious Grounds Maintenance Professional to play an integral part of the contract which will be running for over 5+ years.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Widespread knowledge of commercial grounds and tree maintenance. 
  • Ensure grounds maintenance are delivered in accordance with all requirements
  • Generate and update plans for the estates within the contract which will include Snow and Ice plans
  • Work with grounds maintenance provider to ensure sufficient resource is available for the current and upcoming season.
  • Act as subject matter expert and initial point of escalation for grounds maintenance issues across all estates in contract.
  • Work with the grounds maintenance provider to produce tree management surveys and assure the delivery of all remedial works. 
  • Produce scope for GiS mapping of the estate and to help deliver the programme 
  • Find opportunities to introduce innovation to improve the service delivery
  • Ensure the delivery of maintenance to oversized garden 
  • Assist with the resolution of any ground’s maintenance related complaints. 
  • Create a collaborative working relationship with our client and key stakeholders.  

Experience and skills 

  • Extensive knowledge of commercial grounds and tree maintenance. 
  • Management level qualification in H&S and Environmental management.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office packages
  • Must have experience working within commercial grounds maintenance and landscaping sector.

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