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Groundsperson

Kaimanaaki Papa

This job is sometimes referred to by alternative titles

Groundspeople are in charge of the turf (grass), tracks and pitches at sports fields, golf courses, public areas, schools and racecourses.

Pay

Groundskeepers usually earn

$33K-$60K per year

Highly experienced senior groundskeepers usually earn

$60K-$100K per year

Source: Primary ITO.

Job opportunities

Opportunities for groundspeople are good as grounds need to be maintained, and vacancies arise regularly.
Te Kooti Ross repairing the hole on a golf putting green

Groundspeople have to keep grass-playing surfaces in top condition

Last updated 26 May 2017