Grounds Maintenance Operations Site Officer job in Bowes Offices, Chester-le-Street, County Durham 37 hours per week

Grounds Maintenance Operations Site Officer

  • Employer - Karbon Homes
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Property Services Team
  • Location: - Bowes Offices, Chester-le-Street, County Durham
  • Salary - £25,214 per annum - Plus Karbon Car Payment £1887 per annum
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time | 37 hours per week
  • Closing date - Thursday, 14 November 2019

Job Description


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Grounds Maintenance Operations Site Officer, within our Grounds Maintenance Team.

Come and join our new team

Here at Karbon, we believe housing should be accessible and affordable for all. This is the driving force behind everything we do.

We provide quality homes and continued support for our customers. Working with our partners we make a difference by creating thriving urban and rural communities across the North of England.

The needs of our customers are always at the heart of our work. By listening and responding to what they want to see in their local area we are able to build real communities together.

It is this open and honest approach that defines Karbon to our staff, customers, and partners and within the industry as a whole.

We are looking for a Grounds Maintenance Operations Site Officer - Permanent Role

With a minimum of 3 years' experience in a similar role and a good knowledge of current health and safety legislation, you will take a lead role in the delivery of the grounds maintenance programme of works and be responsible for the delivery of daily targets set by the Grounds Maintenance Manager.

Here is some key information you'll want to know right away:

This is a permanent role

Salary is GBP 25,214 per annum plus a Karbon car payment of GBP 1887 per annum

Location: Chester-Le-Street

Hours: 37 Hours perweek (Monday to Friday) with flexi time

Regular travel will be required

A full UK driving licence is essential (Category B+E is desirable)

Generous benefits package including 26 days annual leave on commencement rising up to 31 days after 3 years' service, occupational pension, flexi-time scheme, health cash plan, and birthday leave, with the option of a flexible pot towards enhanced benefits

For further details please refer to the Role description Profile at the foot of this advert.

To give yourself the best chance of being shortlisted, you need to provide full details and examples in the Supporting Statement based on the criteria in the person specification.

For further information or an informal discussion about the post please contact John Gray, Grounds Maintenance Manager, on 0191 223 8030.

Karbon Homes is committed to equality and diversity and is an inclusive employer. We welcome applications from people of all ages, disability/non-disability, ethnicities, genders, religions, sexualities, transgender status, and cultural backgrounds.  Any candidate with a disability who meets the essential criteria for the post will be guaranteed an interview.

Role Description

Contact information

Further details including the application form, job description and person specification are available from the Karbon Homes website – 

How to apply

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