27 Jun, 2018

Grounds Staff

€31,000 yearly
  • Unijobs DAC
  • Limerick, County Limerick, Ireland
Temporary Green Keeping Horticulture Landscaping Maintenance Sports Turf

Job Description

Unijobs on behalf of the Building and Estates department of the University of Limerick have a requirement for temporary grounds staff for a 6 month period. The successful candidate will we required to work from Monday to Friday and weekends when necessary. The hourly rate of pay is €14.97 working a standard 40 hours week reporting to the grounds forepersons on a daily basis.

Key duties include: 

  • Have experience in maintaining Shrubberies, Turfgrass & Outdoor sports facilities.
  • Have a good knowledge of pruning and weed control procedures.
  • Set out the markings for the playing pitches and athletic fields as required by the sports department.
  • Have experience in the general routine maintenance tasks required for grounds maintenance plant and equipment.
  • Organise and display equipment for sports related events on campus.
  • Ensure the cleanliness of the campus as assigned by the grounds foreperson.
  • Perform other tasks in connection with the maintenance and cleanliness of the grounds as assigned by the grounds foreperson.

Essential skills:

  • The ideal candidate will have a PA1 PA2 and PA3 spraying certificate.
  • The ideal candidate should be able to operate tractors and grass mowing machinery.


Unijobs is an equal opportunities employer.


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