Groundsman

  • Temporary
  • North Leeds
  • Salary: £ 8.56 per hour
  • Job Reference: MM/HQ00011480

Our client, a prestigious and well established educational institution based in north Leeds is looking to appoint a new Groundsman to assist their estates team to maintain the playing surfaces and facilities to the highest standard for the School.

Key Responsibilities:
– Undertake routine preparation and maintenance work on a range of sports facilities and surfaces.
– Undertake all preparatory and cultivation work to maintain safe quality playing surfaces.
– Drive and maintain vehicles and equipment as required for grounds maintenance operations.
– Ensure the safe use, storage, calibration and disposal of pesticides and other similar substances.
– Promote the Health and Safety of self and others.
– Respond to emergencies and ensure work area is kept clean, tidy and secure at all times.

Essential for the post:
– Previous grounds work experience
– Very good level of physical fitness to cope with the requirements of the role
– An Enhanced DBS certificate to work with Children dated within the last 12 months.

Successful candidates will be working 40 hours per week Monday to Friday.

This is initially a temporary position however the client will make the appointment permanent for the right candidate after a 16 week temporary period.

Start Date: 08 Apr 2019