Assistant Groundsperson

  • Wolverhampton Wanderers FC
  • Wolverhampton, UK
  • 20 Feb, 2021
Full time Premier League Stadia & Operations

Job Description

Job purpose

Wolves are searching for an experienced and motivated individual to take up the position of assistant groundsperson.

Working in a team of grounds staff, the successful applicant will strive to ensure all the pitches at our Compton Training Ground meet the highest possible standard.

The successful applicant will be a team player who takes pride in the quality of their work and attention to detail.

Key responsibilities

• Ensure that the pitches meet the exceptional quality standards required by Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club

• Use pedestrian and ride on mowers on football pitches

• Mark out pitches

• Assist in the renovation of pitches and grass areas

• Clean equipment and wash down areas

• Keep all equipment and materials in good condition

• To maintain up-to-date knowledge of all relevant industry developments

• Other Ad Hoc duties as and when required


General responsibilities

• Compliance with club policies

• Compliance with the club’s health and safety procedures

• Compliance with the club’s safeguarding policies

• To promote the club’s values

• To work consistently to embed equality & diversity into the club

• To undertake such other duties as may be reasonably expected

• To maintain professional conduct at all times


Key relationships

• Head Groundsperson and Grounds Staff colleagues

• General Manager Operations/Football Administration

• First Team and Academy Coaching Personnel


Scope of job

The assistant groundsperson will work within a team to ensure all Compton pitches meet the highest possible standard.

The successful candidate must be a hard worker and willing to get involved with any other duties within the remit of the grounds department. Must also be flexible with their working hours during peak periods, and the successful applicant may be required to work on home matchdays.

Closing Date - Friday 5th March