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Job: Grounds Maintenance Operative

Hours of work: 37 hours per week Monday to Friday

Work base: Ansa Environmental, West Park, Macclesfield

Salary: Grade 4 - £23,500-£23,893 (pay award pending)

We are currently recruiting a Grounds Maintenance Operative to complement our existing team. We are looking for somebody who will be committed to providing effective and high level services in a courteous and professional manner.

The role of Grounds Operative involves the completion a range of activities, including but not limited to: grass cutting, maintenance of hard standing areas, shrub maintenance, hedge maintenance in residential areas and public open spaces.

The successful applicant will need to have:

  • Experience of operating grounds maintenance equipment and machinery, tractors and ancillary equipment, ride-on mowers, hedge cutters, blowers, strimmers
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • Customer service, tact and diplomacy skills in order to deal with customers and clients
  • Literacy and numeracy skills along with the ability to use technology particularly a smart phone to take photographs, record tasks
  • The successful applicant will hold or be willing to work towards NPTC Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Pesticides (PA1 and PA6)
  • The role involves driving a 3.5 tonne transit tipper therefore applicants must hold a full UK driving licence
  • Ability to tow a trailer.

You will be required to work in line with the Employee Code of Conduct and work as part of a team. The need to work in a safe manner is paramount and therefore an understanding of relevant safe working practices is required.

In return Ansa offer competitive terms and conditions, access to the Local Government (career average) Pension Scheme, salary sacrifice schemes, employee assistance programme and access to corporate leisure discount amongst other benefits.

To arrange an informal conversation about the role, please contact Jordan Turner (

Closing date: 22 June 2024

Are you interested?  Our application form can be found here: 

Alternatively you can email for an application: or call 01270 686682.

Please note that Ansa operates a Drug and Alcohol Testing Policy and Procedure and all new entrants to the Company will be tested within their first six months of employment. For further information please contact