Tractor Driver / Landscape Operative – Denby, Derbyshire

Denby Landscape Depot in Derbyshire has a vacancy for a Tractor Driver / Landscape Operative to join their team.

  • Posted: 21/12/2021
  • Salary: £9.81 per hour

Job Specification

About us:

Vertas is one of the fastest growing multi-service facilities management companies in the UK. Our passion is putting our staff and customers at the heart of everything we do.

The Role:

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Landscape Operative to join our team. If you have a passion for delivering excellent customer service and want to make the difference then apply for this role today.

Main responsibilities for the Tractor Driver / Landscape Operative:

  • General maintenance of site (for example, grass cutting, hedge trimming, clearing leaves, hoeing, pruning, strimming, planting, weed control using chemicals, seeding, etc)
  • Setting out and overmarking of sports pitches and upkeep of artificial/synthetic surfaces
  • Use of the usual range of tools and equipment and the use of powered hand tools and ride-on mowers
  • Oversight of the correct usage and maintenance of equipment and vehicle
  • Interpretation of plans, site preparation, soft and hard landscaping
  • Driving and operating the Tractor.

The Tractor Driver / Landscape Operative will be:

  • Highly motivated
  • Experienced in commercial or amenity horticulture
  • Good communication and liaison skills


  • Knowledge of fine turf surfaces
  • Understanding of the technical aspects of grounds maintenance, ie, specifications and health and safety requirements
  • Good plant knowledge
  • Horticultural qualification
  • Experience of towing a trailer
  • Experience in Grounds Maintenance

Tractor Driver / Landscape Operative – Vertas Derbyshire Limited

£9.81 per hour

Denby Landscape Depot,

37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Monday to Friday; 07:00am – 15:30pm



Your Package

  • £9.81 per hour
  • Minimum of 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Shopping discount scheme with LifeWorks
  • And much, much more!

If you are seeking a new opportunity and want to join an innovative and exciting company please click on the apply button below to make the difference today.

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Vertas is one of the fastest growing multi-services facilities management companies in the UK. Our passion is driven by putting our colleagues and customers at the heart of everything we do.