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Grounds Maintenance Operative

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Playing Fields & Garden Services is a family run company specialising in ground maintenance and landscaping works.

Established in 1980 for the past 30 years it has continued to grow and diversify. Playing Fields & Garden Services can provide a solution for all your ground maintenance and landscaping needs.

We have a reputation for successfully fulfilling clients demands; may it be private gardens or local/ central government and commercial contracts though out the province (NI) and are currently working in Antrim, Ballymena, Ballyclare, Ballymoney, Coleraine, Carrickfergus, Larne, Mallusk and Newtownabbey.

Hours of work*:  Monday to Friday 8.30am – 5.00pm (40 hours per week) *overtime as and when required
Duration*: Full-time/Temporary posts available
Wage: £ 356.40 – £ 380.00/Negotiable, depending on experience. (Plus, additional weekly bonus for applicable certificates been held/ current.)
Depot Location: Ballymena


The purpose of the role is to work within a team of Grounds Maintenance Operatives on various sites ensuring all services are delivered to a high standard which meets customer expectations. Tasks will include grass cutting, weed control, litter lifting, pruning, power-washing etc. Every team looks after their sites on a continuous cycle.


  • Please be aware that the sites vary in size, location, terrain, slopes and gradients and that work activities continue in all weather conditions.
  • A full company uniform and all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is provided.
  • Company benefits, pension scheme.
  • Spraying qualifications PA1 and PA6 and/ or Full clean driving license with ability tow trailers (B&E)
  • Able to work safely using a range of horticultural equipment (e.g., strimmer’s, ride on mower, hedge trimmers etc.)
  • Demonstrate a commitment to providing good quality services.
  • Able to work outdoors in all weather conditions.
  • Previous experience in grounds maintenance

To apply for this position please email CV to – or or WhatsApp message 07712814430.