Ground Maintenance Manager

  • Permanent
  • Berkshire
  • Salary: £38000 - £41000/annum


A client of mine who is a leading Housing Association and Property Maintenance Care Company are looking to Recruit a Part – Time Delivery Manager to manage their in-house Grounds Maintenance Team in the Berkshire area on a full- time permanent basis.
You'll have the opportunity to influence how the service is delivered and set the standard for the future.
The role
Reporting into the Operations Manager, you'll take full responsibility and accountability for overseeing the in-house grounds maintenance programme for your area through a team of skilled trades persons.
You'll manage, coach and develop a team of up to 12, making sure that everything is done safely, all works are effectively managed, compliant and undertaken in line with company policies.
What you'll need
To be successful in this role you will need:

Delivery a customer focussed service
Previous experience in a Grounds Maintenance, Horticulture or Landscaping role
Strong landscaping/Horticulture background with in-depth technical knowledge is essential
Recognised Horticulture Qualification (RHS level 2/3 or Equivalent)- Desirable
Proven line management skills especially with experience of managing trade operatives
Ability to work under pressure
Strong organisational and decision making skills
Ability to take ownership and manage complaints
Strong IT skills particularly in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
What you'll get

£450 yearly flexible benefit pot to use against benefits of your choice
25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays (with an extra day every year up to 30 days)
Chance to buy or sell holiday as part of our flexible benefits package
Industry leading pension, 12% matched contributions plus life cover
Flexible working
Recognition scheme
Discounts with a huge array of partners such as our fab tech reward which allows you buy market leading technology and spread the cost with no interest
There will be travel involved with this role so you should be happy to travel, have access to a car and a full UK driving licence.
To apply for this position please email an updated version of your CV to or call me on (phone number removed).

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