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Grounds Manager
Permanent, full time
£23,866 – £25,463pa,

This is an exciting opportunity combining managing the Town Council’s amenity land with hands-on work including general grounds maintenance and basic machinery maintenance.

Much of the amenity land owned or managed by the Town Council is in the heart of the town and it is well used and appreciated . The main recreation area is home to thriving Cricket and Football Clubs and adjacent to Herne Hill – a Local Nature Reserve; in addition there are some smaller recs with children’s play areas and a cemetery as well as some small floral displays to maintain.

The successful applicant is expected to ensure the efficient and effective delivery, management, and development of the wide range of amenity land and children’s’ play areas within the Town Council’s control. the post holder will also be responsible for health and safety standards and risk assessments regarding the work and for researching and making recommendations regarding equipment and methods of work.

We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.

Closing date 5 April 2019 at 12 noon
Interviews 12 April  2019

Downloaded the application pack below or request a hard copy  by phone  01460 52149 or E-mail: [email protected]
To apply for the job please download and complete the application form and then post your application form to The Town Clerk, Ilminster Town Council, Council Offices, North Street, Ilminster, Somerset TA19 0DG or email it to [email protected]

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Click here to download the Grounds Manager Job Description

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Closing date 21 February 2019 at 12 noon

Interviews 28 February 2019

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