Stratton St Margaret Parish Council’s current paid vacancies are listed below. 

Or, if you are interested in volunteering we would welcome you support.

Seasonal Grounds Team Operative

We are currently recruiting for a Seasonal Grounds Team Operative based in Stratton St Margaret. 

We require the seasonal Grounds Team Operative from March – September 2020 on a fixed term basis initially.

All equipment provided along with PPE and company uniform.

Working hours are 37 hours per week, 7.30 am – 3.30 pm Monday – Thursday 7.30 am – 3.00 pm Friday. Occasional weekend working will be required to support Parish events.

Salary from SCP 6 £19,171 pro rata per annum.

The duties will include:

 Recreation grounds inspection
 Play equipment inspection and maintenance
 Grass cutting
 Hedge trimming
 Flower bed maintenance, weeding, fertilising plants and grass
 Ensuring that all sites are kept clean and tidy and free of litter
 Emptying litter and dog bins
 Leading and motivating teams of volunteers
 Additional duties as required

It is (E) Essential (D) Desirable that applicants have the following:

(E) Drivers licence (BE endorsement- trailer advantageous but training can be provided)
(E) Previous experience in similar position
(E) Ride on Mower Training
(D) Operational Playground Inspection Course attendance advantageous but not essential
(D) Pesticide PA1 and PA6 would be advantageous but training will be provided
(D) Agriculture Tractor with Trailer Training
(D) Safe use of Wood Chipper
(D) Safe use of Chainsaw

Please send a CV to by 21 st February 2020.

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