Environmental Operative- Grounds


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Job Description

Peabody is looking for an environmental operative- grounds

Key result areas:

To clean the commercial areas, windows, bins, lifts as well as other areas, including litter picking  and emptying all types of litter bins

To work to an established cleaning schedule for the area allocated, ensuring good standards of cleanliness

To carry out  graffiti removal using the appropriate equipment and chemicals

To identify and report issues outside direct control

To establish, develop and maintain effective working relationships with work colleagues to ensure effective service delivery

To follow Peabody’s Health and Safety policies and procedures to ensure, as far as is practicable, your own safety and that of others in the workplace. You may be required to undertake specific Health and Safety roles such as Fire Warden or First Aider as part of your duties

Key performance indicators:

The successful delivery of the scheduled service to the allocated areas

Skills/experience required:


 Basic literacy skills and ability to undertake training

Understanding of Health and Safety in the workplace, with the ability to apply this with due regard whilst working in public areas

General experience of environmental works in cleansing field

General knowledge relating to cleansing (supported either by qualification or experience)

Ability to carry out environmental works as contained in the job description paying particular attention to the very physical nature of the work and working in cold and dirty conditions

Ability to use all communication equipment

Ability to demonstrate practical experience in the use of a wide range of powered equipment with the ability to train as and when required

We encourage applications from all backgrounds, communities and industries, and are committed to having a team that is made up of diverse skills, experiences and abilities. We actively encourage BAME, LGBTQ+ and disabled applicants and value the positive impact that difference has on our teams. We are committed to equality and diversity within our workforce and all opportunities provided by The Peabody Group.

If you have a disability we will try our best to make reasonable adjustments to remove any barriers to this post in the application / interview process due to a disability.