Head of Grounds Maintenance

Location: Wales - South
Position: Not Specified
Salary: £21,000
Date Posted: 03 September 2021
Vacancy Type: Permanent
Job Description:

Siamo Recruitment are currently looking for an experienced individual to fill the position of Head of Grounds Maintenance for a prominent funeral services company.

 

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in Groundskeeping and Gardening, as well as administrative skills due to the role also requiring time spent in the company office. 

 

Duties:

- Horticultural responsibilities including flower bed maintenance, removing dead flowers, ensuring the beds are well presented. Floral tributes are used during services and should be kept to a high standard.

- General gardening requirements, seeding, planting and cutting.

Use of garden machinery as requiredplanting and hand tools. As the Head of Grounds Maintenance, you will also be responsible for arranging services for this equipment when needed.

Assisting with cleaning and preparation of internal areas such as the service chapel and adjoining rooms to a high standard as these will be used by visitors during services.

Act as a pall bearer when needed, in assistance with other members of staff. Take part in cremation services including the scattering of ashes.

Due to the nature of the services offered, the individual must show care and understanding, as well as being respectful towards visitors.

Operation of cremators and associated equipment (training provided).

Administration responsibilities such as documenting, processing enquiries, using IT systems.

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Details:

- Salary: £21,000 per annum

- Full-time: Starting as early as 8am and finishing as late as 6pm

- Permanent

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If this sounds like the role for you, please apply below or call on 01745 887788. 

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