Landscape Operative The Environment Trust

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Organisation information

Organisation
The Environment Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC034037

Good HQ
@West_Dunbartonshire_Environment_Trust

Aims & objectives

Not supplied
Job number
10076
Location
DUMBARTON
Time of attendance
Mon - Thursday 9.00am - 4.30pm Fri - 9.00am - 1.00pm
No of references
2
Hours (per week)
30
Shifts/rota
Not supplied
Salary (£/hr)
£9.00

Job description

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES & PERFORMANCE AREAS

To assist the Trust to maintain it’s play and landscaping projects throughout West Dunbartonshire. Training may be provided in respect of play area inspections with accreditation to ROSPA standards.

This post will be subject to an enhanced criminal records check and a 3 months probationary period.

Key Tasks:

• To undertake routine maintenance of play & landscape projects.

• To undertake small scale landscaping projects.

• To undertake inspections of play areas & to produce regular monitoring information as required by the Trust and its funders.

• To prepare inspection reports.

• To undertake any other reasonable duties as required by the Trust.

Person specification

Practical landscaping experience;

Knowledge of project estimating.

Awareness of risk assessment and health & safety issues.

Capable of taking responsibility and working on own initiative.

Ability to prepare simple reports.

Basic computer skills.

Ability to travel to different places of work, including project sites.

Flexible attitude to work & flexible approach to working outwith normal daily hours.

DESIRABLE CRITERIA

Working knowledge & understanding of environmental issues.

Ability to develop & learn new skills.

Commitment to community development and the environment.

Knowledge of basic first aid.

PVG/disclosure requirements

Required - can start subject to a successful Disclosure/PVG scheme membership