Services Team Manager

    Employer North Hykeham Town Council

    Location North Hykeham

    Industry Facilities, Grounds Maintenance, Local Government

    Contract Full Time

    Job Type Permanent

    Salary £27,040

    Deadline 20/01/2022


    North Hykeham Town Council is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Services Team Manager.

    The role requires an experienced, skilled and organised individual to manage, supervise and lead the Services Team; experience of grounds and building management is essential.  The team is responsible for grounds maintenance across parks, playgrounds, and open spaces that are owned by the Town Council, as well as the North Hykeham Cemetery.  The team is also responsible for the maintenance of all Council owned buildings, including the Civic Offices and the Community Hub.

    You will primarily be responsible for a team of up to 8 people based in North Hykeham and as a hands-on manager you will have significant experience in Grounds and Buildings maintenance work including the planning of works, Health & Safety protocols, organising teams, scheduling and projects, supervising and supporting staff.  You will have good communication skills and be experienced in a customer focused role.

     You will be expected to share your time between office based and outdoors work.  You will have a demonstrable positive approach and take pride in the work you do.  You will be able to demonstrate high standards of behaviour and professionalism in dealing with public, contractors, and staff.

     This is a full-time permanent post (37hrs per week), with participation in the Emergency Contacts scheme responding to emergency callouts a requirement.  Some weekend and evening work may also be required.

     Full details are available from North Hykeham Town Council by contacting Mandy Parker, Town Clerk, on 01522 681537, via the website or by emailing the Town Clerk at [email protected].  Completed application forms may be supported by CVs and supporting information.

    Closing date for applications is 20th January 2022.  Interviews will be conducted w/c 30th January 2022 or 6th February 2022.