Grounds Maintenance Tractor Driver Grade 3 (£24,804 £25,629)

220000VQ Requisition #

Croydon Council is very proud of the Grounds Maintenance service it provides across the Borough. To help further improve our standards we are seeking to recruit to the following post:

Grounds Maintenance Tractor Driver

You will be joining a large team of around 50 staff maintaining and developing the green spaces of the Borough. The main purpose of this role is to operate the Council tractors in maintaining the parks and open spaces across Croydon. You will be using large vehicles, trailers, heavy plant, hand tools, and other numerous types of equipment daily. Therefore you must be hardy and willing to work in all weather conditions

 Other responsibilities include assisting on the general Grounds Maintenance work programme throughout the year.

This is a busy and highly manual role. Using your initiative as needed and taking the lead as well as working as part of a team, you will help to provide a service to be proud of to the residents of, and visitors to, Croydon.

Ideally, the candidate will already have experience in the operation and use of Agricultural Tractors with attachments. Knowledge and training of horticultural machinery and implements (National Proficiency Test Council, City & Guilds or similar).

A full UK driving license is essential, with category f to drive a tractor. Applicants without this driving licence category will not be considered.

Full time 36 Hours

To view Grounds Maintenance Tractor Driver role profle please click here 

Closing date 11 December 2022 @ 11:59pm

 Equal Opportunities and Safeguarding  Statement

Croydon Council is an inclusive employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Subject to business needs, we will be pleased to consider applications from candidates seeking flexible working arrangements and support hybrid working, whereby staff attend the workplace for part of their working week and work from home, or elsewhere, remotely for the rest of the time.  

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the advertised role.


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