Groundsman

Saturday Groundsman Duties

7:30am 

  • Music on
  • Assist Canteen staff with outdoor setup
  • Put teardrop flags out.
  • Open Equipment Shed. Lights on.
  • Put Red & Blue Samba goals out on grass.
        • 2 ends (Left & right).   2 long bars
        • 2 corner flags
        • 1 red/blue net-tub (Net, 2 sandbags, 3 or 4 yellow box markers, ~30 white cones)
  • Assist Check/Fix U8-U11 pitch setups by parents: 
    • Penalty Areas (Red Goals: 5m x 12m)  (Blue goals 10m x 20m)
    • Nets properly attached
    • Weight Bags over rear bar
    • Corner Flags

 

  • Put Marquee up.
    Get others to help

 

9:30am

  • Setup U7 pitches.
    Goals, Corner flags, sidelines, centre spot.

 

10:00am

  • take 5-6yo kickoff equipment out

 

 

12:00noon

  1. assist 5-6yo kickoff packup and get equipment locked away.
  2. Take Marquee down and put away.
    Get others to help
  3. Stack/Sort Red and Blue goals neatly.
  4. Repack red/blue net-tub (Net, 2 sandbags, 2 box markers, ~30 white cones)
  5. Load up equipment trolleys for Sunday matches
    Each full-size pitch gets:  1 ladder, 2 nets, 2 sets pegs & mallets,  6 flags, 1 stretcher, 12 white chairs
     


  6. Clean equipment building toilet.  Stock with toilet paper/ paper towels / hand soap
  7. Empty bins, sweep floors.  Equipment shed first, then main clubhouse.
  8. Put teardrop banners away  
  9. Retrieve rubbish and lost property from grounds
  10. Music off
  11. Lights off. Lock Up.

 

 

 

 

Sunday Groundsman Dutiess

Early Shift

  • Music on
  • Assist Canteen staff with outdoor setup
  • Put teardrop flags out.
  • Open Equipment Shed. Lights on.
  • Put trolleys out on grass.
    For matches on Lord 1, 2, 3
  • Put Blue and Red Samba goals out on grass.
    Check match schedule for Lord 4a (red) and/or Lord 4b (blue)
    • 2 ends
    • 2 longs
    • 2 corner flags
    • 1 red/blue net-tub (Net, 2 sandbags, 2 box markers, ~30 white cones)
  • Hang nets on crossbars
  • Peg nets out. Or fixup net peg outs.
  • Check corner & halfway flags. Stretcher. Chairs.
  • Put Marquee up.
    Get others to help
  • Sort out red and blue buckets
  • Repair any damage to red and blue goals.

 

Anytime Jobs (in order of priority)

  • Repack yellow frame training goals neatly
  • Empty bins, sweep floors.  Equipment shed first, then main clubhouse.
  • Repack yellow frame training goals neatly

 

Late Shift

  • Stack/Sort Red and Blue goals neatly.
  • Repack red/blue net-tub (Net, 2 sandbags, 2 box markers, ~30 white cones)
  • Repack trolleys for full-size pitches
    Each full-size pitch gets:  1 ladder, 2 nets, 2 sets pegs & mallets,  6 flags, 1 stretcher

 

  • Take Marquee down and put away.
    Get others to help
  • Put teardrop banners away  
  • Retrieve rubbish and lost property from grounds
  • Music off
  • Lights off. Lock Up.