Location: South East - Crawley and Stowmarket

We are recruiting for the role of Grounds Maintenance Operative within Freedom Grounds Management. The successful candidate will join an established team maintaining the grounds surrounding electrical substations in the Crawley or Stowmarket areas. The work includes applying herbicides, hedge cutting and the removal of fly tipped waste. You need to have a full clean drivers licence and ideally have NPTC spraying qualifications.


  • Maintain the grounds of distribution & primary / grid substation in a generally weed free condition using herbicides.
  • Maintain the hedges, grass areas, invasive vegetation and be responsible for removing fly tipped waste from distribution & primary / grid electrical substation.


Certificated in the following areas:

  • First Aid
  • Manual Handling
  • NPTC Certification for Pesticide
  • Full UK Driving licence

The following additional certificates are desirable: Chainsaw / wood chippers / brush cutting equipment / grass cutting equipment and pest control.


Ideally competent with experience or a qualification working in the grounds maintenance industry.

For more information please apply now with a full CV.

Job Reference: FR1099

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