To apply for any of the posts listed below, please download the application form, print it, complete in your own handwriting, and return by either post, email or fax. Postal address: Shetland Grasscutting, 5a Gremista Industrial Estate, Lerwick ZE1 0PX.
We would prefer for you to post your application, but if you need to hand-deliver, then as a Covid-19 precaution, please do NOT attempt to enter our shed, nor approach our staff. Just post it through the letterbox and leave. Your co-operation with this is appreciated.
Note – any applications sent without sufficient postage paid, will NOT be delivered. If you want us to receive your application, you must ensure you’ve used the right stamp for the size of your envelope! Also, apologies in advance but due to the volume of applications, we will not be able to reply to all applicants. Only those shortlisted for interview will be contacted. Closing date as advertised.
If you have any questions, please check first to see whether you can find an answer within the website. Failing this, contact us, or email email@example.com. To apply for more than one post, please complete one application form, and state the posts applied for.
Supervisory staff. Skilled grounds maintenance operatives, must be able to demonstrate sufficient experience and capability. Pay commensurate with performance. Based from Lerwick, operating throughout Shetland. To apply, download an application form.
Part-time seasonal gardening assistant. Flexible shifts, from early April to late September. Physically demanding but highly enjoyable work. You must have a full driving license, and be able to work through the summer holidays. Significant experience of garden-maintenance essential. Typical duties include weeding, hedge trimming, litterpicking. Extra work and increased hours probably available if desired, or, there is potential to offer it as a subcontract opportunity if preferred. Mainly working in and near Lerwick. Pay commensurate with experience, ability and level of responsibility.
Herbicide spray operators. Suitable certification such as PA6, and driving license, essential. Hours flexible, occasional, and weather-dependant. Attractive hourly rate, negotiable.
Occasional standby / relief snow-clearing work available during winter months. Suitable for applicants living in the Lerwick area. Must be physically fit, and available at short notice. Peak hours typically approx 4.30am to 7.30am, and occasional longer shifts from approx 2am to 9am. Enjoyable work, and excellent rate of pay. For full details, you can download the job / person description for this post.