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Assistant Groundskeeper

Warrington Wolves

The Warrington Wolves are a professional rugby league club based in Warrington, England, that competes in the Super League. They play rugby at the Halliwell Jones Stadium, having moved there from Wilderspool in 2004.

15 Mar 2023
Full Time
Closing date
31 Mar 2023

Based at The Halliwell Jones Stadium, the Assistant Groundskeeper is responsible for supporting the Head of Grounds in the efficient day-to-day maintenance of the playing and training pitches. The post-holder must have a pro-active approach and be an enthusiastic team player.

Warrington Wolves

Warrington Wolves RLFC is an elite professional rugby league football club based in Warrington, in the North West of England, competing in the Betfred Super League. We play home games at The Halliwell Jones Stadium.

The Ideal Candidate

We are seeking an individual who thinks ahead, generates ideas and comes up with creative solutions to problems.

You need to value and respect others, collaborate and build strong relationships, both internally and externally.

You must be willing to show initiative, take ownership and responsibility for your actions, and consistently deliver to high standards.

Due to the nature of the business, and the role, this is not a standard Monday-Friday 9-5 job, and so requires flexibility towards working hours, including the requirement to work at all home fixtures as well as some evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays. You should also be able to work across multiple sites within the Warrington area.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Ensure that the playing pitch at The Halliwell Jones Stadium meets the exceptional standard of quality required by Warrington Wolves
  • Monitor the pitch on a daily basis, record all appropriate information and act promptly to resolve issues
  • Assist in the renovation of the pitch
  • Mark out the pitch
  • Use both pedestrian and ride-on mowers
  • Keep all equipment and materials in good condition
  • Clean equipment and wash down working areas
  • Take reasonable care concerning own health and safety and that of persons who may be affected by the performance of these duties

Skills / Experience Required Skills

  • NVQ Level 2 or equivalent
  • Experience within a similar role
  • Previous experience of using a wide range of turf care equipment
  • Full driving licence
  • Spraying certificates PA1 and PA6 desirable but not essential

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please click 'Apply Now' to submit a CV and Cover Letter.

Applications close on 31st March 2023

Additional Information

Full Time
Job Type
Grounds Management
Rugby League

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