We are looking to appoint a full-time Fitter / Mechanic to maintain the plant and equipment for our South West Region based at Aztec West. You will operate from this base but cover the South West region including our base at Aztec West and have access to a vehicle for mobile / on site repairs as necessary.
Nurture provides landscape maintenance teams at some of the UK's most prestigious commercial centres as well as some of the most iconic public spaces. Since starting in 2008 we now turnover in excess of £60 million and have over 900 gardeners who are building their careers with us. We strive to maintain landscapes to complement their environment and the character of each venue
REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
Role and Responsibilities:
Your primary role will be to service, maintain & repair as necessary a variety of horticultural ride-on and pedestrian operated machinery.
You will be required to requisition parts and supplies and maintain a full inventory.
You will maintain all routine records related to maintenance and repair activities.
This role will also require you to carry out on-site repairs and maintenance when needed.
We may request you to perform other gardening duties as required during periods where the fitting work is quiet.
Qualifications and Education Requirements:
• Driving licence (essential).
• Knowledge of methods, materials, tools and equipment used in the grounds maintenance industry.
• Operation, maintenance and repair of a variety of grounds maintenance equipment.
• Knowledge of health & safety regulations.
• Basic record keeping techniques.
• Relevant qualification.
• Minimum 3 years’ experience as a horticultural fitter (preferred)
You will report directly to the Regional Director and be working as an integral part of our grounds maintenance team.
In return we can offer you the chance to develop your career with one of fastest growing companies in our sector. We pride ourselves on "Nurturing our Employees" and can provide you with many opportunities to develop your career in our family by comprehensive training programmes and promotion. Providing our clients with meticulous attention to detail together with learning the many differing aspects of landscape maintenance and horticulture help make Nurture a rewarding place to work.
If this position is a role that you think you can succeed in please apply now by sending your CV with a covering letter / email using the APPLY button. We look forward to hearing from you.
Nurture Landscapes Profile:
The key service of Nurture Landscapes Ltd is the provision of an external landscape maintenance service to the Corporate and Public Sector throughout the UK.
1. Landscape Maintenance to the Corporate and Private Sector including Tree Surgery
This is the provision of a landscape maintenance service to all types of corporate sites e.g. business parks, corporate headquarters, hotels, superstores, etc. This service is provided via a static service or mobile service.
2. Landscape Maintenance to the Public Sector
This is the provision of grounds maintenance to schools and housing associations.
3. Interior Plants, Cut Flowers including Christmas trees
This is the provision of interior plant displays and cut flowers to many of our corporate/business park/hotel clients.
4. Design and Build Construction
A Design and Build service is provided to our existing contract base seeking to improve/upgrade their sites. We also under take some private work in the Surrey, Berkshire and West/Central London areas.