Assistant Manager - Grounds Maintenance | Edinburgh

Edinburgh | £25,000- £27,500 per annum

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

Assistant Manager -Grounds Maintenance | Edinburgh

Salary – £25,000 – £27,500

This is an exciting time to join our team as we have recently been awarded a 3-year contract to maintain the grounds and gardens for a prestigious housing client spanning across Edinburgh and Central Scotland. You will have at least 3 years’ junior management experience in horticulture or a similar field, and hold a full UK Driving License. You will possess excellent communication and IT skills, with a customer-facing approach.

What can we offer you?

  • Incremental annual leave 
  • 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

Job Overview

  • Monitoring the progress of scheduled work on site and to take quick and effective action to maintain high productivity, customer satisfaction and profit targets
  • Responsible for setting and achieving targets
  • Work planning and organisation
  • Machinery and plant management
  • Supervising Grounds Maintenance Contracts
  • Working to clear procedures to ensure all work meets quality and safety standards 

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

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. 

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