Full Time – 37 hours per week
Salary: £22,183 to £24,491
Hyndburn is a great place to work. Over recent years we’ve established an impressive reputation as a Council with a strong sense of direction and an enviable record for improving services and getting things done. We offer a fantastic benefits package, including flexible working, free parking, access to the local government pension scheme, health and wellbeing support and a generous leave entitlement (including the option to purchase additional leave).
An opportunity has arisen for a committed and enthusiastic person to join our Parks and Open Spaces section, within Environmental Services. You will work throughout the borough and undertake all types of gardening, grounds maintenance and other operational activities necessary to keep the parks and green spaces of Hyndburn fit for purpose.
You will have a horticultural background with at least two years’ experience working in a landscaping or grounds maintenance environment. You will be qualified to NVQ level 2 in horticulture or equivalent. If successful you will become a valued member of our front line parks staff and, as such, will need to work both on your own initiative and within a team. A current driving license is essential for this post holder.
This is a Safety critical post and as such the post holder will be subject to random drugs and alcohol testing.
Closing Date: Wednesday 26th January at 5pm
Vacancy No: 2077