Grounds Maintenance Contract Supervisor

Edinburgh | £26,000 per annum

Application Close Date: 31/08/2022 (Closed)


Salary – Dependant on experience/qualifications

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a market leader providing green services to private and public sector businesses.

Glendale has recently been awarded a 3 year contract to maintain the grounds and gardens for a prestigious housing client spanning across Edinburgh and Central Scotland. We now seek to recruit a number of staff to support this and other growing contracts in both Edinburgh and Falkirk

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?

Candidates will be qualified in horticulture or similar fields with a minimum of 3 years junior management experience on similar contracts and hold a UK drivers licence. Good IT knowledge and a passion for modern management techniques is required along with great time and people management, administrative and communication skills.

A Glimpse into the Role awaiting You…

Based at our Edinburgh office, the successful candidate will be an experienced and proactive supervisor, able to offer local operational management and support to our customers and service users across the region. Responsible for setting and achieving targets as well as work planning and organisation, machinery and plant management. Have knowledge of supervising grounds maintenance Contracts. Monitor the progress of scheduled work on site and take quick and effective action to maintain high productivity, customer satisfaction and profit targets. Working to clear procedures to ensure all work meets quality and safety standards.

What can Glendale offer you?

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous 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

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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