Operatives - Grounds Maintenance

Bristol | Salary Unspecified

Application Close Date: 17/08/2020 (Closed)



Operatives – Grounds Maintenance 

Location: East of Exeter and West of Bristol 


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


Glendale Countryside currently has vacancies  for team members based from our depot in Brockley near Bristol to be working as part of a mobile team in an area  east of Exeter and west of Bristol. 


The Opportunity

Reporting to the Contract Supervisor, you will undertake grass cutting, hedge cutting and other estate maintenance tasks to carry out vegetation maintenance work in Somerset. There are  a wide variety of tasks including grass cutting with both pedestrian and ride on equipment,  herbicide application,  habitat management and potential woodland work. 


The Person

The role also requires meeting and liaising with customers on a daily basis  so good organisational and personal skills are required.  The position requires genuine commitment and self-motivation and offers an exciting challenge and opportunity.


Candidates should be able to demonstrate relevant countryside and grounds management skills  and hold recognised practical qualifications. A strong understanding and commitment to health & safety and full UK drivers licence is required 


The following current qualifications would be an advantage:  PA1/PA6, Lantra Certification  and SSSTS &/or CSCS card. 


What can Glendale offer you?

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous 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


Glendale is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.


How to Apply

If you feel like this is the opportunity for you we want to hear from you.  Please apply with a letter of application and CV to andrew.bowey@glendale-services.co.uk 


Closing Date

  • 17th August 2020


About Glendale

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 www.glendale-services.co.uk.


Follow us on Twitter @GlendaleUK


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.


Apply for Operatives - Grounds Maintenance


  • Max. file size: 80 MB.
  • By submitting this information you are acknowledging that in order for us to provide you with work finding services, we will need to process your personal information. For full details on how we treat personal information please see our Privacy Policy. Glendale is an equal opportunities employer

    See our full Privacy Policy here