Morecambe Town Council

Job title: Grounds Maintenance Manager

Contract: Permanent, full-time, 42.5 hours per week (inclusive of unpaid 30 minute lunch each day). Evening and weekend working may be required in the delivery of events and will be part of the flexible working arrangements.

Salary: SCP 29-32 (£19.41-£20.90ph) dependent on experience.

Deadline: 29 April 2024. Please note we reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role.

About: We are looking for a highly organised Grounds Maintenance Manager to join our small team here at Morecambe Town Council.

The Council is currently creating a programme of community projects which aim to work with residents to boost the appearance of open spaces and increase civic pride across the town.

As the Grounds Maintenance Manager you will support the Council by overseeing the full delivery of public realm services to support the Council’s directives. You will assist with and supervise all grounds maintenance work whilst managing a small team of Town Rangers, provide further assistance to deliver the Council’s events programme, and lead the Council’s contractual work, which will require balancing some desk-based administration and line management responsibilities with physically demanding work.

Find out more about the Council, the role, the person specification and job description in the recruitment pack.

How to Apply

Please send your CV and a covering letter (no more than two sides of A4) to explaining why you would be suited to the role. In your letter, you should pay particular attention to the person specification for the role and explain how your experience and abilities match this.

Please mark your application ‘Grounds Maintenance Operative’ in the subject line.

If you have any queries or require further information about this role, please contact Luke Trevaskis at