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Asst Groundsman Vacancy

Job Vacancy - Assistant Groundsman

The Parish Council manages over 14.95 hectares (approx. 37 acres) of open space and over 3 miles of hedges with two full time ground staff.  Open spaces include 5 play areas, woodlands, bowling green, 5  football pitches and the cricket pitch.

The Parish Council is inviting applications for the role of Assistant Groundsman.  Under the direction of the Grounds and Facilities Manager duties include:

The maintenance of open spaces, hedges, play equipment, sports pitches and pavilions.   

The role requires a good level of fitness and stamina for manual tasks such as the lifting of supplies and equipment; grass cutting; strimming and hedge cutting as well as tasks such as litter picking, building refurbishment and cleaning.   

A full driving license is a requirement of the role.

The post is for a 37-hour working week with an annual salary of between £16k to £18k per annum depending on experience.

Generous benefits include 25 days holiday entitlement per annum.        


To download the application form please click HERE

To download the job description please click HERE

To download the job specification please click HERE                  

The Council is a member of the Local Government Pension Scheme, which operates a contributory pension scheme which you are entitled to join.  

To obtain a person specification, job description and application form please e-mail clerk@coldencommon-pc.gov.uk

The closing date for applications is the 2nd October.  Interviews will take place on Friday, 6th October and will include a practical element.