Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity



Job Description:

Groundsperson needed in Pontypridd, £12.18ph PAYE - Reference: RQ1262478

- Maintenance of flower beds, troughs, tubs and baskets
- Maintenance of rose shrubs and herbaceous beds
- Maintenance of hedges, whip plantings and staked trees
- Maintenance of ornamental, general grass areas and wildflower areas
- Collection of leaves, litter and emptying bins
- Sweeping of hard surfaces
- Operate machinery/vehicles in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions and health and safety guidelines
- Undertake operations relating to the use of pesticides/herbicides in accordance with current legislation
- Locking and unlocking of cemetery gates
- Carry out traffic control measures when required
- Carry out general cleaning of public toilets and cemetery buildings when required
- Inspection of fences, gates and signs
- Carry out interments/backfill of cremated remains interments if required
- Drivers are required to complete daily log books and complete vehicle checks
- Undertake any reasonable duties directed by supervisor
- work with supervisor to implement programs for improvement of cemetery grounds in conjunction with Operational Manager.
- Use of a variety of hand tools and other equipment as needed and to comply with licence or certificates needed for operation of same


This is a Full time role on a temporary contract basis.


If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


All our roles may be subject to pre-employment checks including references so please be prepared.


Due to high volumes of CVs received we are not able to respond to all unsuccessful applications. You will always however hear from us by phone if we are able to take your CV forward to the next stage.


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  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Other