Lincoln City Football Club, East Midlands

Head Groundsperson

Client details:
Lincoln City Football Club are a professional sports club based in East Midlands.

Candidate profile:
Lead and work with the grounds team to prepare and maintenance all first team pitches to the required standard with a focus on quality and presentation at the Stadium and Elite Performance Centre (Training Ground).

Essential requirements:

  • Proven skills of maintaining large horticultural sites, in particular sports facilities
  • Level 3 qualification (and or similar equivalent) in horticulture or turf management
  • PA1 and PA6 spraying certificates
  • Driving license, clear of any bans or suspended bans

Desirable requirements:

  • Proven track record for at least 5 years as an experienced groundsman
  • Application Modules PA1, PA6A & PA06A etc.
  • Manual Handling Techniques and Awareness Training

Process to apply:
To apply, please submit your CV and covering letter, of which the covering letter is to be no more than four A4 pages, size 10 font clearly expressing;

  • How you meet the person specification
  • How you would be able to meet the key responsibilities of the role
  • Your salary expectations/current package
  • Your notice period to current employer (if applicable)

Applications must be received by 5pm on Monday 26th August 2019.  Applications received after this time may not be considered.   

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40 hours per week

Closing date:
Monday, 26 August 2019 - 5:00pm

Commensurate with experience (Banding available on request)



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