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Astro Turf Technician

Astro Turf Technician

Posted 19 December 2019 by Hiring Matters
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Position: Astro Turf Technician

Salary: Starting from £20,000 - Commensurate with experience + Bonus scheme & overtime opportunities.


  • Full training will be provided (no prior experience needed)
  • Expenses allowance
  • Full uniform, waterproofs etc will be provided along with a company phone
  • Progressive pay structure and bonus scheme

Hours: Full Time

Location: Leicester


We are delighted to be working with our client who is the UK's leading maintenance provider in artificial sports surfaces. Due to higher demand for their services and the continued growth of the business they are looking to expand their team. The position itself is for an "Astro Turf Technician"; the ideal candidate must be a self-motivated and reliable individual with previous experience in relative fields, who can demonstrate high standards of care and pride in their work. They require operatives who are able to work within a small time as one cohesive unit under the guidance of a team leader.

The position requires early starts, long hours and working away from home. Our client operates nationwide but their offices are based in Leicester, so ideally the successful candidate would be located within a commutable distance.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Lifting and loading of heavy machinery onto vehicles.
  • Driving to various locations.
  • Service, refurbishment and repair of artificial sports pitches across England and Wales.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Full UK Driving License is essential.
  • A driving licence which allows you to tow a trailer would be advantageous.
  • Some experience of the road network and previous van driving would be an advantage.
  • Previous grounds maintenance/ground works experience would be an advantage.
  • Good communication skills.

The successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check as many of the company's clients are schools and universities.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to join market leaders within an expanding industry. They are offering a competitive salary along with an array of generous benefits. If this role excites you and the above criteria is applicable to yourself then please submit your C.V for consideration.

Required skills

  • Engineering
  • Technician
  • Maintenance Technician
  • Technical Surfaces
  • Astro Turf Technician

Reference: 39595091

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