Cricket is New Zealand’s premier summer sport with 150,000 people currently playing the game, making it one of the most widely played sports in the country.
New Zealand Cricket provides vision, direction and guidance to cricket at all levels of the game nationally and as a member of the international cricket community. Our vision is to is to make Cricket a game for all New Zealanders; a game for life. We aim to make cricket a game without barriers - a game that can be played anywhere, by anyone. Whatever the individual circumstances, Kiwis will be given every reason to celebrate and engage with cricket as their game, for life.
With around sixty employees plus a number of seasonal contractors, we’re based across the Lincoln High Performance Centre in Christchurch and the Auckland Support Services Office in Grafton. We’re a passionate and enthusiastic team committed to living and breathing our core Values:
• Cricket First
• One Team
• Be The Best I Can Be
• Walk The Talk
• Raise The Bar
• Appreciate And Celebrate
New Zealand Cricket Vacancies
We have a vacancy for a Grounds staff member. This role would suit a qualified turf manager or someone willing to undergo a NZ National Certificate in Sports Turf Management. This is a full time role based at the New Zealand Cricket High Performance Centre in Lincoln. You will be assisting with the preparation and presentation of playing surfaces and surrounds, helping with covering systems and the general work associated with hosting cricket tournaments.
We’re looking for motivated person who’s used to working outdoors, is willing to learn, work hard, with a passion for cricket. Previous experience of using mowing equipment would be useful.
The successful applicant will have:
• A commitment to completing a Level 4 turf management certificate
• Full manual driver’s licence
• Physical fitness to undertake the job role
• Effective interpersonal, computer and communication skills
Work will be rostered days, which will include weekends and statutory holidays, with hours being worked between 7 am and 8 pm.
Candidates should email a CV and covering letter to email@example.com. A position description is available below. Applications close on 17 May 2017.
Other Cricket Vacancies
- Bay of Plenty Cricket Association is currently seeking a Director. Please click here for further details.
- ICC is currently seeking applications for a Development Manager - Asia and Development Officer - Asia. Click here for further details.
Please follow us on Twitter @NZCJobs for the latest vacancies.
Major Association vacancies
Canterbury Cricket has a vacancy for a Chief Executive Officer. Please click here for details of the vacancy, which is being handled by Sportspeople.