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The Lulworth Estate

Landscapes, Grounds and Sites Operative

Are you interested in becoming an essential part of the day-to-day operation of the Lulworth Estate?

We require a hardworking, reliable and experienced Landscapes, Grounds and Sites Operative to join our dedicated team.

The Landscapes department undertakes a variety of work throughout the year such as: grounds maintenance, forestry/arboriculture, landscaping services and countryside management.

You will be working in all weather conditions, with physical effort required on a daily basis. Two years’ experience of work in a similar setting is essential.

Main tasks and Duties:

  • Grass cutting with pedestrian and ride on mowers and strimmers
  • Use of brushcutters with assorted cutting head attachments
  • Hedge cutting
  • Pesticide applications
  • Tree care, including chainsaw use and felling
  • Forestry / plantation maintenance
  • Tractor use (including Rights of Way, Fire Breaks, grass cutting and fencing work)
  • Landscaping gardens that belong to the Estate’s properties
  • Fencing, including stock and garden fencing

   
Essential Qualifications, Abilities and Skills:

  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Maintain high standards 
  • Maintain and repair machines and tools

   
Desirable Qualifications:

  • NVQ Level 2 or equivalent
  • Tractor Licence
  • Chainsaw Licence
  • PA1 and PA6 Handheld Spraying
  • IPAF Operator

   
Please apply via the Careers section of our website, submitting your application form to recruitment@lulworth.com

Closing Date: 31/05/2024  Location: Wareham, Dorset

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