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Sportsturf Technician - based at Preston campus

Would you like to be part of a team that helps shape a great learning experience for students?

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Sportsturf Team as a Sportsturf Technician.

As a Sportsturf Technician, you will provide high quality maintenance and development of the sports fields and associated areas.  You will operate relevant machinery and equipment safely and effectively with safe working practices observed at all times.

The successful candidate will have an NVQ Level 3 in Greenkeeping or a National Certificate/Diploma qualification in a related subject along with a practical ability especially in relation to the use of machinery.  Candidates with an NVQ Level 2 in Greenkeeping with a minimum of 3 years experience in the industry and some additional qualifications, eg pesticide application certificate will also be considered.  You will also be required to have GCSE (or equivalent) at Grade C/4 or above in English and Maths.

If you are interested in the role – please apply.

For more information please see the job description.

Here at Myerscough College, we offer a fantastic working environment, an attractive benefit package - including access to the Local Government Pension Scheme and a wealth of professional development opportunities.

The role is 39 hours per week

The salary is National Minimum Wage in line with age.

The closing date is Friday 2 October 2020.

Please visit the College website or contact the HR team by email hr@myerscough.ac.uk for an application pack.

We are an equal opportunity employer; we want all our candidates to have a fair and equal opportunity to secure employment with us.  We encourage applications from all underrepresented groups: BAME applicants, disabled applicants, and LGBTQIA applicants.

If you require any adjustments to the recruitment process, due to a disability, then please speak with a member of the HR team.

As a disability confident employer, we commit to guaranteeing an interview for any disabled applicant who meets all of the essential criteria.

National Minimum Wage
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Closing Date
Friday 2 October 2020
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