Established over 20 years, our client is the largest maintainer of synthetic sports surfaces across the UK. A small to medium sized company employing around 30 staff means that your efforts never go unnoticed. As market leaders all company employees receive the very best training in best practice, with a progressive pay structure and bonuses.

Due to their continued growth and success, our client is looking for an Astroturf Technician to join their team, servicing artificial sports pitches across the UK.

Location: Leicestershire

Hours:  48 hours basic wage. This includes travelling time and not just time on site. On average employees work 5 hours of overtime per week due to the nature of the job and having to travel to locations across the country. Early starts will be required to arrive at first location by 8am.

Salary: Starting salary between £22k-£25k inc overtime and bonus with a progressive pay structure with annual reviews leading to circa £30k in five years.

You will be working outdoors all year round and the position will involve some lifting and loading of machinery onto the vehicles.

Duties Will Include:

  • Lifting and loading of heavy machinery onto vehicles.
  • Driving out to location.
  • Service artificial pitches at the request of clients.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Due to the position requiring driving to locations, a driving license will be essential.
  •  Some experience of the road network and previous van driving would be an advantage.
  • Previous grounds maintenance experience an advantage.


  • As the largest specialist artificial maintenance company in the UK you will receive full training so no previous experience is necessary.
  • Early starts will be required to service a client base of nearly 1000 pitches across the UK and overnight stops may be required for which an allowance is paid.
  • Full uniform, waterproofs, etc are all provided together with company phone.
  • Ongoing assessment and training program is offered with progressive pay structure and bonus scheme.

If you feel you’re the ideal candidate that our client is looking for, then send in your CV today by clicking the APPLY button below.

Keywords: Astroturf Technician, Astroturf Maintenance, Construction, Facilities Management, Agriculture and Outdoor

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