Hillingdon is the second largest borough in London with over 200 green spaces covering approximately 1,800 acres, continually improving and this has been recognised by the number of 'Green Flag' Awards we've received for our parks and open spaces and currently have a collection of 34 green flags, the highest in United Kingdom.Your role as a Green Spaces Technical Officer will be vital to our continued success in maintaining the delivery of excellent, effective and value for money green spaces and allotments for the benefit of residents. You will have direct supervision for contractors and other agent’s undertaking work in our parks and green spaces, ensuring high standards and quality are maintained.
About the person
Ideally with a NVQ level 2 orequivalent in Horticulture or conservation you will have a demonstrablebackground of working in partnership with contractors and coordinatingpractical works in a similar setting.
Being able to work on owninitiative with the ability to prioritise works.
However, equally as important will be your ability to takeresponsibility and deliver results on time and to budget.
To be considered for this post you will be required to have a full drivinglicence and have a car available for work at all times.