Hilton Parish Council has a vacancy for a Groundsman/Lengthsman on a Fixed Term Contract for 30 weeks, with the possibility of future Fixed Term Contracts, starting in the spring each year.

Hilton Parish Council is seeking to employ a Groundsman/Lengthsman on a Fixed-Term Contract for 30 weeks from 4th April 2016 to 28th October 2016. 40 hours per week Monday to Friday. £8.85 per hour paid monthly.

Groundsman Duties:

Ground maintenance work including (but not restricted to) mowing and strimming the definitive footpaths around the village, mowing and strimming areas on Parish Council land and hedge cutting.

Lengthsman Duties:

To keep the village tidy by (but not restricted to) removing litter, emptying litter bins and cleaning up broken glass on Parish Council land.


  • physically fit.
  • flexible in hours worked (to suit any ground maintenance requirements).
  • a full clean driving licence
  • willing to attend training courses

For an Application Form and Job Description please email: clerk@hiltonparishcouncil.org.uk or telephone: 01283 730969

The closing date for applications is Friday 12th February 2016

Applicants who are not contacted within 10 days of the closing date can assume their application was unsuccessful.

Interviews will be held on Monday 22nd February 2016 and 29th February 2016.

Please note we are unable to provide feedback to unsuccessful applicants.

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