Senior Contracting Operative 282 views
- Salary Offer £22,000 - £24,000
- Job Location Hampshire
- Region South East, South West
- Experience Level 5+ years
- Magazine Feature Pro Landscaper, Pro Arb
Senior Contracting Operative
full time, permanent contract, £22,000 – £24,000 pa
Closing date: 09:00 Monday 12th July 2021
Interview date: wk./c 19th July 2021
28 days holiday, including bank holidays
Good company pension
Immediate start available
An exciting opportunity to a join leading countryside and ecology contracting company as a Senior Contracting Operative.
Morton : Pattison is a contracting firm delivering specialist ecological, design & build and landscape services across the private, public and charitable sectors. The company specialises in countryside works, biodiversity habitat management & creation, ecological mitigation and a diverse portfolio of landscape design and installation. The company works principally on nature conservation sites, renewable energy sites and countryside infrastructure projects.
The purpose of the role will be to lead on the practical delivery of countryside and ecology contracting work. The types of work undertaken include but are not limited to:
Countryside infrastructure/access projects; boardwalks, footbridges, pond dipping platforms, path installation, fencing, agricultural drainage and water supply installation, gate installation.
Habitat creation and management; small tree felling and scrub management, hedge and tree planting, wildflower meadow creation, pond creation and improvements, control of non-native plant species/herbicide application, hibernacula creation, installation of bird and bat boxes.
Design and Build; Installation of bespoke landscape installations which are designed by our in-house landscape architect, for example biodiversity and educational installations in visitor centres.
This role will be ideal for someone with a 5+ years of landscape-based work experience and qualifications, looking to move into the countryside and ecology area of the landscape sector. The successful candidate is not expected to be experienced in all the above activities, but to have a good transferable foundation of landscaping skills to allow them to pick up and lead on new tasks quickly. Full in-house training in specific work areas will be given. Morton : Pattison is a growing company so there is scope for the right candidate to progress towards a project management role as the company expands.
Vacancy pack and how to apply
For further information please see the detailed role description and person specification on our website; www.mortonpattison.com/vacancies
To apply please send an up-to-date CV to firstname.lastname@example.org