Operations Manager (Grounds Maintenance)

Outsource Construction Ltd

Operations Manager to join a well-established grounds maintenance contractor covering Cambridgeshire, Suffok, Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire.

About your new company:

A well-established grounds maintenance and landscaping contractor operating throughout Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Lincolnshire and parts of Northamptonshire with an enviable reputation.

About your new role:

The Senior Operations Manager  will be responsible for the management of the West Grounds Maintenance and Landscaping Department which consist of Operations Management for Grounds Maintenance, Landscaping, Facilities and Administration. The Operations Manager will report to the Director of Operations on a regular basis by attendance of meetings and reporting on financials of the department of the business.


Duties to include but not limited to:

  • Assist with the scheduling of landscape works
  • Assist with quotations and estimating works
  • Sourcing materials and plants
  • Ordering materials and supplies
  • Health and Safety including risk assessments
  • Site monitoring and reporting
  • Ordering and supplying uniform and PPE to the team
  • Project Management
  • Tool box talks
  • Manage deliveries/stock/essential supplies
  • Identify ongoing training and staff development needs
  • Assist on site when required 
  • Communicating with staff, clients and contractors effectively

What you need to succeed:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Packages, particularly Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Project
  • A valid full UK Driving License
  • IOSH
  • A high level of verbal and written communication skills in a commercial environment, including presentations and report writing.
  • The ability to work well within a team, assisting seniors as required.
Benefits for the Senior Grounds Maintenance Operations Manager:

  • A competitive base salary
  • Company car + fuel card
  • Pension
  • 28 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays).
  • Bonus scheme
  • Company discount perks