This Vacancy has closed.
  • Employer: Guildford Borough Council
  • Reference: 3/23/226861
  • Published: Fri 27/01/2023, 8:49 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 03/03/2023, 23:53 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £22,388 - £23,197 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Stoke Park Nursery, Nightingale Road, Guildford GU1 1ER, Surrey

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We have a opportunity for a full time Grounds person to work on our sports pitches within Guildford's wonderful parks and open spaces

You will need a degree of physical fitness and an aptitude for working outdoors, along with an interest in Sports pitch maintenance and a desire to learn on the job. Some knowledge and experience of pitch maintenance and horticulture is essential. 

Working 41 hours a week Monday to Friday from March to October and 29 Hours 4 days a week November to February, with the possibility of weekend work and early starts. Overtime shifts may also be available. A licence valid to drive in the UK in order to drive Council vehicles around sites is essential.

In return we offer:

  • a competitive salary
  • generous annual leave package
  • full training and PPE
  • good variety of work

To be shortlisted for interview your application should clearly evidence  that your physically capable of undertaking the duties of the job, including lifting machinery. Ensure you complete the application form in full and include all employment history for the last 3 years.

Please see job description for full details

Interviews dates: TBC