Jobs at Glendale

Glendale provides exceptional career opportunities in a variety of areas and offers excellent rewards to match.

Glendale is an equal opportunities employer.

We are currently recruiting for:





Division:
  • Various locations countrywide
  • Salary Competitive salary + benefits
  • Division: Countryside
  • Expires 30/05/2015

Arborists

At the forefront of green service provision for 25 years, Glendale offers innovative solutions for the total management and maintenance of the green environment. Our unparalleled portfolio of specialist green services includes arborliculture, woodland management, estate and grounds management, vegetation control, landscaping and the supply of plants and semi mature trees.

Why join Glendale Arboriculture? Because we’re the specialist arboricultural division of this major national company. That means you’ll be working with the industry experts – a team that delivers a wide range of services for clients nationwide.

Also, because we’re such an established and growing business you can look forward to a stable future with a company that believes in looking after its people.

Right now we’re winning new business across the UK – including local government contracts. That’s why we need more quality-driven Arborists, or people who want to be Arborists, to join us.

Just as long as you have relevant experience and NPTC qualifications, or are willing to take the qualifications, you can look forward to a competitive rewards package including weekly bonus and pension scheme.

If you’re career minded, there are also excellent development and progression opportunities with this successful and diverse national organisation.

For further information please email recruit@glendale-services.co.uk

Alternatively apply online stating your preferred location at http://www.parkwood-holdings.co.uk/Careers/ParkwoodVacancies.aspx

  • Nationwide
  • Salary Circa £17,000
  • Division: Countryside
  • Expires 30/05/2015

Graduate Arborists

At the forefront of green service provision for 25 years, Glendale offers innovative solutions for the total management and maintenance of the green environment. Our unparalleled portfolio of specialist green services includes arboriculture, woodland management, estate and grounds management, vegetation control, landscaping and the supply of plants and semi mature trees.

Glendale Arboriculture takes care of all aspects of tree management both in rural and urban environments, for health and safety, risk management or aesthetic purposes. This includes tree surgery, removal, compliance inspections and surveys. We are also highly experienced in Utility Arboriculture.

We are currently seeking Graduate Arborists to join Glendale Arboriculture.

Requiring genuine commitment, this position offers an exciting challenge and a chance for a highly motivated team player to commence their career and progress within a successful and diverse national organisation. The Graduate Arborist role is recognised as providing an opportunity to develop a career in arboricultural management.

Candidates should ideally have a forestry / land-based degree, (minimum 2:2), however we will accept candidates with any degree discipline who have an interest in the natural environment. A full UK driving licence is also essential.

In return, we will help you to develop the skills and knowledge required to become one of our future managers, with all the support you would expect from a British Association of Landscape Industries Employer of the Year.

For a copy of the job description or further information, please email iwouldliketowork@glendale-services.co.uk

Please apply with a detailed CV and covering letter to iwouldliketowork@glendale-services.co.uk

  • Richmond Park Golf Course
  • Salary £28,000-£30,000
  • Division: Golf
  • Expires 14/08/2014

Golf Services Supervisor/Golf Coach

Richmond Park Golf Course is London`s premier pay & play golf course, with 36-holes and a new driving range. We now require a Golf Services Supervisor/Golf Coach to manage and lead our golf team to success. The ideal candidate will be PGA qualified/registered as there will be lots of opportunity to earn lessons income on our new driving range.

Duties include:

- Managing the Golf Services and Golf Coaching team who are responsible for the day to day running of the clubhouse and driving range. - Managing tee booking and till systems. - Administering the staff rota. - Proactively selling/administering memberships and golf societies. - Ensuring the clubhouse and driving range is well presented. - Managing the golf retail and custom-fitting department. - Bar & restaurant duties. - Improve and develop sales/service skills throughout the team.

The role is permanent and working hours are 24 hours per week in the clubhouse, including weekends and evenings. Basic salary is £10,050 as Golf Services Supervisor, plus up to an additional £35 per hour as a Golf Coach. It is envisaged that the candidate will work circa 10 hours per week golf coaching, taking annual salary to circa £28k-£30k.

Staff benefits include free golf and use of the driving range. There are excellent opportunities to progress your career through Glendale Golf/Glendale Managed Services.

Immediate start available.

  • Richmond Park Golf Course
  • Salary 17k - 20k Dependant on Experience
  • Division: Golf
  • Expires 11/08/2014

Administrator

Richmond Park Golf Course requires a full-time Administrator to work at London`s premier pay & play golf venue, located in the heart of the Richmond`s beautiful 2,500 acre Royal Park.

The role will cover all aspects of administration including golf memberships & golf outings, purchasing, human resources, health & safety, payroll and general office administration.

This is a permanent position at 35-40 hours per week and we have a flexible approach to working hours and days.

In 2013, Glendale Golf invested over £3m into a brand new clubhouse, driving range and major course improvements programme, which helped transform Richmond Park Golf Course into one of Europe`s best pay & play golf destinations. The Administrator role is a fantastic opportunity to become a key member of our team at this exciting time.

The role would suit an individual who has an understanding of golf/leisure, or previous experience working in the golf/leisure industry.

  • Marlborough, Wiltshire
  • Salary Dependent on skills and competencies
  • Division: Countryside
  • Expires 08/08/2014

Chargehand

Overseeing a small horticulture team carrying our gardening duties to the highest standards, the successful candidate will have at least 3 years experience in horticulture and hold a minimum qualification of NVQ2 or C&G2 in Horticulture, hold a full UK drivers licence and PA1 & PA6.

Duties include all areas of horticultural, a small amount of cleansing and events co-ordination in a large school environment with very high standards. Some weekend work will be required.

Requiring genuine commitment and the ability to plan and deliver un-supervised, this position offers an exciting challenge and a chance for a highly motivated team player to advance their career within a stable working environment in a successful and growing company.

CRB Checks will be carried out for this role.

If you feel you have the necessary skills and competencies to be successful in this role please email your CV and covering letter to: bill.griffiths@glendale-services.co.uk or send your application to: Bill Griffiths, Contract Manager, Glendale Countryside Ltd, Postern Hill Lodge, Savernake Forest, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 4ND or call 01672 560243

  • Watford
  • Salary £28,000 - £30,000
  • Division: Countryside
  • Expires 18/08/2014

North London Arboriculture Manager

Based around the South East region, the successful applicant will be a proactive business-minded individual who will be able to seek out new business while supporting growing operational teams to deliver existing work.

You will work with the Regional Management team and the central Business Development team to tender for term contracts and quote for cash business. You should be fully qualified yourself and experienced to be able to deliver operational Arboriculture works, and you will have a demonstrable work history of managing senior level staff. You will need to work to our processes and procedures ensuring standards are maintained and all work is compliant.

In addition, you will need to have excellent time management skills and the ability to work in a demanding environment with changing priorities. It will be an advantage to have an awareness of wider countryside services, current Health and Safety regulations and a good understanding of current FTA legislation. Enthusiasm, strong leadership skills, good communication skills and strong business acumen will be necessary.

  • Bangor
  • Salary Dependant on skills and experience
  • Division: Countryside
  • Expires 08/08/2014

Commercial Assistant

Our prestigious contract with Scottish Power requires a commercial assistant to work closely with a small, dedicated management team, the Contract Manager as well as the Regional Director, to ensure the maximisation of profitability going forward.

Continuously working to strategically expand, preserve or improve the company’s internal procedures and standards while sticking to business edicts and regulatory guidelines, your duties will include;

• Ensuring all operational progress is logged and calculated financially • Ensuring all invoicing is completed and paid for in a timely manner • Liaising with the client to ensure all purchase orders are valid and applicable to the correct invoice • Liaising with the client to ensure all payments are received in a timely manner • Sub-contract and supply chain accountability • Financial reporting generally

In addition, you must have suitable experience and skill with Microsoft Excel, excellent time management capability and enjoy working in a demanding environment with changing priorities.

  • Airlinks, Hounslow
  • Salary 8.00 Per Hour
  • Division: Golf
  • Expires 08/08/2014

Traffic Monitor

We are looking for a Traffic Monitor for a period of 12 months. This role is to observe and record the movement of construction traffic entering and exiting the golf course improvement works to ensure all movements are accurately monitored and captured.

The successful candidate will have excellent attention to detail and numeracy skills. This role is a lone working role so it is expected that the successful candidate will have the capability and motivation to work on their own.

This role is offered as either a full time contract or as a job share. The role will be up to 45 hours per week however this is dependant on the needs of the business.