Careers/Jobs 2018-06-18T15:25:28+00:00
Ground Force Contractors, Hedges, Vines & Climbers

Careers / Jobs

Due to our continued success and growth of our business, Ground Force Contractors are currently recruiting for different types of full time and seasonal work, for short and long term projects.

Please submit your CV / Resume/ Portfolio / Details of your Expertise and Experience to careers@groundforcecontractors.co.uk and we will consider your application.

Due to expansion we require experienced Grounds Maintenance Supervisors and Grounds Maintenance Operatives in a self-employed role for a long term maintenance contract in Wandsworth, London.

Grounds Maintenance Operatives

Maintenance tasks to include grass cutting, hedge cutting, shrub pruning, litter picking, weeding and spraying. You must be reliable and willing to learn using tools including hedge cutters, strimmers, mowers, blowers etc. You will be part of a small mobile gang travelling to and within Wandsworth and Greater London. The role is 5 – 6 days per week. Our clients are high calibre and you must be able to maintain the highest standard of professionalism in everything that you do. A full driving licence is preferred but not essential.

Grounds Maintenance Supervisors

To deliver a high standard of workmanship, reliability, organisational and supervisory skills as Team Leader to supervise the above gang. A van is supplied for you to use. You must hold a full driving licence with trailer towing. You must be computer literate as daily electronic record keeping is essential. PA1/PA6 Spraying Certification preferred.

Please Note:
• Your day rate will depend on your experience.
• Payment is weekly in arrears upon receipt of invoice.
• If you proceed to interview stage we will require two different forms of identification.
• Our website is www.groundforcecontractors.co.uk
To apply please send your CV to: careers@groundforcecontractors.co.uk



Administrator / Data Input Vacancy
Groundforce (UK) Ltd. incorporating Ground Force Contractors and Oak Garden Machinery require an Administrator who offers a solid administration background. The role is a freelance vacancy. You will be working as part of an administration team to provide data input and clerical support to the Operations Department. The role is a tremendous opportunity for someone to work for a friendly supportive team who provide an excellent service to all their clients.

The Role:
• Loading data and images onto various websites.
• Data entry into a bespoke electronic database.
• Assisting the Owner with invoice processing.
• Photocopying and scanning.
• Typing letters using a bespoke database / mail merge system.
• Dealing with ad-hoc client queries.
• Assist and provide cover on other tasks as required.

Skills Required:
• Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
• Proven data entry experience.
• Strong attention to detail.
• Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines.
• The ability to understand and interpret complex data.
• Flexible attitude.
• Good sense of humour.

Other Information:
• Typical Hours: 08.00 – 17.00 Monday to Friday but can be flexible because our office operates 24/7.
• Office location: Aylesbury with free car parking space provided also on a bus route.
• Rate: £7.83 per hour plus ongoing bonus incentive after trial period completed.
• This is a zero hours contract role.
• Payment is weekly in arrears upon receipt of invoice.

Please email us with your relevant experience to careers@groundforcecontractors.co.uk



Self Employed Landscape Foreman Required – Immediate Start:

Due to expansion we require an experienced, mature thinking, professional foreman for all types of hard and soft landscaping projects with some construction. You will have the use of a vehicle and be running a small mobile gang based from the Aylesbury / Thame area, travelling within the Thames Valley and Greater London. The role is 5 – 6 days per week.

Our team have wide experience which enables us to provide a personal, professional, and value for money service to all our clients. We place the highest emphasis on customer care and for client confidentiality our team work under a signed non-disclosure agreement. All staff carry identification and wear a uniform.

Our clients are high calibre and you must be able to maintain the highest standard of professionalism in everything that you do. You will need strong leadership skills, be a great communicator with a good command of the English language, be reliable and hardworking have appropriate health and safety experience, be good humoured with the ability to work under pressure in all weathers.

Please email us with your relevant experience to careers@groundforcecontractors.co.uk
Your day rate will depend on your experience. Payment is weekly in arrears upon receipt of invoice.



Self Employed Machine Operatives, General Operatives and Labourers Required *Immediate Start*

Due to expansion we require experienced Machine Operatives, General Operatives and Labourers for all types of hard and soft landscaping projects with some construction. You will be part of a small mobile gang based from the Aylesbury / Thame area, travelling within the Thames Valley and Greater London. The role is 5 – 6 days per week. Our clients are high calibre and you must be able to maintain the highest standard of professionalism in everything that you do.

Machine Operatives:
Typical work may include: Operating diggers, dumpers, rollers, tractors, ride on mowers etc.

General Operatives / Labourers:
Typical work may include: Kerb and slab laying, driveway construction, fencing, gate installation, grass cutting.

You must be reliable and hardworking, have appropriate health and safety experience, and appropriate machine handling certificates, be good humoured with the ability to work under pressure in all weathers. Your day rate will depend on your experience. Payment is weekly in arrears upon receipt of invoice. Our website is www.groundforcecontractors.co.uk.

Please Note: If you proceed to interview stage we will require two different forms of identification.
Please email us with your relevant experience to careers@groundforcecontractors.co.uk
or Telephone 07778 277 222

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