Sports and Cricket Groundsman – Salisbury Plain

Job Code: RA-O-SP

We are recruiting for a Sport and Cricket Groundsman who has a can-do attitude who will join an existing team.

The ideal candidate must be able to work alone and as part of a team.

Successful candidate would be required to pass high level security questionnaire and get security clearance.

Job Purpose

As a Sports and Cricket Groundsman will be required to maintain cricket pitch and outfields to County standard and prepare pitches for match days and training opportunities.

Skills and experiences:

  • Must have good general knowledge with sports maintenance of winter grass pitches and synthetic surfaces
  • Good customer relationship
  • Good knowledge of Health and safety
  • Knowledge of sports pitch renovations
  • NVQ or Diploma Level 2 Horticulture / Landscaping (or equivalent) preferable
  • PA1 &PA6 Spraying Certificate desirable, but not essential
  • Must have a valid driving licence
  • Previous experience in general grounds maintenance duties inc. grass cutting, hedge trimming, shrub bed main
  • Must be available for evening and weekend working which will be paid as overtime.

In return we offer:

  • Permanent Position
  • Salary – £18k - £20k/annum (Depending on experience)
  • Company van
  • Regular training
  • Career progression within National Company
  • Annual Pay review
  • Recognition scheme ​

To apply, please complete the ‘Apply on-line today’ section and attach an up to date CV.

Gavin Jones is an equal opportunities employer.


Applications without a CV will not be considered

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