Grounds Maintenance Officer – Ipswich, Suffolk

We have a great opportunity for you to join the team as a Grounds Maintenance Officer within our Ipswich team.

  • Posted: 12/02/2022
  • Salary: Up to £26,000 Per Annum

Job Specification

Salary up to £26,000

Beacon House, Ipswich

Permanent, Full Time

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 Grounds Maintenance Officer to join our team at Beacon House in Ipswich. If you want to make the difference then apply for this role today.

The Grounds Maintenance Officer will:

  • Visit sites to measure up for grounds maintenance and draw up schematic site plans of beds, hedges, grass areas and sports markings.
  • Enter details on to database system to equate quote.
  • Update site and schedule on subsequent visits of any changes since last visit.
  • Inspect trees and report with recommendations for remedial work.
  • Organise and monitor subsequent work.
  • Assist schools with neighbour disputes advising on tree legislation and obligations. Mediate between the two parties.
  • React to storm damage and co-ordinate works assessing priorities.
  • Liaise with schools and Property Advisors on landscaping, fencing, play installation, re-surfacing works. Providing quotations and overseeing any works arising from quotes.

The Grounds Maintenance Officer will have:

  • Basic competency in Excel and Microsoft Word.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good customer relations skills.
  • Numeracy

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Your Package

  • Salary up to £26,000
  • Minimum of 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Shopping discount scheme with LifeWorks
  • And much more…..

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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.