Apprentice - Grounds Maintenance Operative

Guildford | up to £10.42 per hour per annum

Application Close Date: 31/03/2023 (Closed)

Full Time, 40 hours per week

Salary up to £10.42 per hour

Are you seeking the opportunity to gain qualifications whilst earning? Do you enjoy the outdoors? Are you keen to learn? Are you enthusiastic and motivated?

If you identify with the above, this Apprenticeship role was made for you!

And most importantly, you will be joining a company that can offer valuable career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

Who are we?

Glendale, a winner of BALI Employer of the Year, has revenues of £45 million.

Glendale is one of the largest green space management service providers in the UK and specialises in tree care and management, grounds maintenance and landscaping. For more information visit We are a green business with “green thinking” at the core of everything we do. We have been at the forefront of green services provision since 1989 and offer innovative solutions for the management and maintenance of the green environment. 

Who are you?

  • Enthusiastic, hard working and enjoys working outdoors
  • Experience in grounds maintenance would be an advantage but not essential as a full training schedule and apprentice scheme is provided
  • A full clean UK driving licence is desirable as operatives may be required to operative ride-on mowers and drive company vehicles / tow trailers

A Glimpse into the Role awaiting You…

  • Grass cutting
  • Sports Field Line Marking and Renovation
  • Hedge Trimming
  • Clearing Leaves and litter
  • Shrub bed maintenance

What can Glendale offer you?

  • Incremental annual leave
  • Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
  • Employee health cash plan
  • Employee discount portal – discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • Company sick pay
  • Career progression
  • Training and development

How to Apply

If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you.  Please apply with a letter of application and CV to:

If you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as interviews will be held throughout the process. Please note that if you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.


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