Ref No. Job Reference No. - 22924
Ground Maintenance job - Devon/East Midlands/Buckinghamshire
Other
UK
Various
Other
Description

We are currently looking for a reliable and organised individual with previous experience in Grounds Maintenance and an interest in renewable energy.

 

As a Grounds Maintenance Technician with us, you will be part of a team responsible for carrying out grounds maintenance activities and assisting operations on solar farms, ensuring that all work is carried out to specification and that a quality service is provided. You 'll also ensure that all Health & Safety regulations are adhered to and equipment is kept in a safe working condition.  The successful candidate will be required to work at various sites across the UK and must be willing to travel and stay away.  Regular long hours may be required during summer months (overtime provisions will apply).

Main Responsibilities


  • General ground maintenance works on solar farms with the use of agricultural machinery, including grass cutting, herbicide application, hedge cutting, strimming, planting and habitat management.

  • Completion of repairs to fence lines, structures, gates and access roads and assisting Engineers with work completion and repairs when necessary.

  • Audited maintenance of work vehicles, tractors, and general equipment.

  • Following company procedures and RAMS with a responsibility for the Health, Safety and wellbeing of all Ethical Power and third-party staff.

  • Use of company software to submit adequate reports and to follow schedules and work allocations based on liaison with management.

  • Providing updates and recommendations back to office teams for suggestions to work approaches on site.

  • Responsible for reporting on the wellbeing of livestock in and around site.

  • Cleaning of solar panels with a tractor mounted rotary brush (training provided).

Person Specification:-

Essential


  • PA1, PA2 & PA6 Spraying Certificates

  • Full UK Driving License

  • Trailer/Towing License

  • Experience with use tractors / agricultural machinery / flails

  • Strimmer/brushcutter/chainsaw tickets and tickets for any forestry/ground maintenance equipment

  • Basic IT skills

  • Good communication skills (written and oral)

  • Proactive approach and work ethic

  • Willingness and team playing attitude

Desirable


  • Any relevant tickets or machinery licenses will benefit the applicant.

  • Civils/Groundworks experience

  • CSCS Card & Health and Safety qualifications - IOSH, etc.

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

Start: 1/05/2021,
Finish: Not Specified

Pay

£20,000 to £23,000

Hours

40

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Accommodation
Accommodation

No

Accommodation Price

Not Specified

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

Not Specified

Smokers Accepted?

No

Driving Licence Required?

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