Apprentice Groundsman – Banham, Norfolk

We have an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice groundsman in Banham, Norfolk.

  • Posted: 10/02/2022
  • Salary: £5.50 per hour

Job Specification

About us:

Vertas is one of the fastest growing multi-service facilities management companies in the UK. Our passion is putting our staff and customers at the heart of everything we do.

The Role:

We have a fantastic opportunity for an Apprentice Groundsman to join our team in Banham If you have a passion for delivering excellent customer service and want to make the difference then apply for this role today.

Main responsibilities for the Apprentice Groundsman:

  • General maintenance of sites (for example, grass cutting, hedge trimming, clearing leaves, hoeing, pruning, strimming, planting, weed control using chemicals, seeding, etc)
  • Setting out and overmarking of sports pitches and upkeep of artificial/synthetic surfaces
  • Use of the usual range of tools and equipment and the use of powered hand tools and ride-on mowers
  • Oversight of the correct usage and maintenance of equipment and vehicle
  • Interpretation of plans, site preparation, soft and hard landscaping

The Apprentice Groundsman will have:

  • Highly motivated
  • Experience of commercial or amenity horticulture
  • Good communication and liaison skills
  • Clean current driving licence


  • Knowledge of fine turf surfaces
  • Understanding of the technical aspects of grounds maintenance, ie, specifications and health and safety requirements
  • Good plant knowledge
  • Horticultural qualification
  • Experience of towing a trailer
  • Experience in Grounds Maintenance

Apprentice Groundsman – Vertas Group Limited

Banham, Norfolk

Permanent, Full Time


Your Package

  • £5.50 per hour.
  • Minimum of 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Shopping discount scheme with LifeWorks
  • And much more…..

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Vertas is one of the fastest growing multi-services facilities management companies in the UK. Our passion is driven by putting our colleagues and customers at the heart of everything we do.