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Manchester United FC

Manchester United FC

Casual Grounds Person


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Oct 22, 2023


At Manchester United our aim is to Win the United Way and the quality of our behind-the scenes team sets us apart from the competition.Our people are as committed to the success of the company as the players are to winning trophies. We offer a unique and exciting working environment, excellent training, with recognition and rewards for the part each individual plays. Sounding good so far?The Purpose: Several positions have become available to join our pitches team for casual work some evenings & weekends to cover match days at the stadium & training sessions at 1 of our 3 training grounds.The hours available at each site will vary depending on the demand, each shift will be a minimum of 5 hours.Role will consist of mainly devoting, top dressing, over seeding, setting up of training equipment, housekeeping duties surrounding our garage and storage areas. Depending on progress further training may be available to work on mowers, aerators & other various items of equipment.The Role:

Help to prepare and maintain football pitches to the highest of standards all year round
The successful candidate will support the department by carrying out duties to your utmost abilities
Communicate professionally with your immediate colleagues, also communicate professionally with other departments
To learn to use all the resources available to you professionally, effectively & efficiently
Record your own data regarding HAV’s, the monitoring of using machines that vibrate excessively is highly important for your own health.
To conduct yourself in a professional manner toward employer, employees, colleagues, representatives from the companies the club deal with and the public
To be approachable with a positive can-do attitude to your immediate colleagues and colleagues in other departments

The Person:

A positive “can do” attitude with a good work ethic is important
Football clubs have fixtures that will involve the successful candidate working unsociable hours in the evenings and weekends, a Flexible proactive approach is essential & an understanding to how a football season works regarding working hours.
Reliability and punctuality is essential.
Candidate preferable to have experience with Health & safety guidelines as protecting all our staff is a priority
Candidate to have knowledge of environmental guidelines
A good sense of housekeeping to always keep the work areas as tidy as possible
A sense of pride when it comes to cleaning of used machinery so everything is left clean and tidy for the next user

If you would like to join the team and be part of our mission, to win the United way, please submit your application by29th October 2023Manchester United endeavour to respond to all job application, however, please consider that we receive a high volume of applications and this may not always possible.We recognise the importance of safeguarding children and adults at risk at Manchester United, as part of this commitment this post is required to have a Disclosure and Barring Service check at the appropriate level, as well as full reference history.Manchester United is an equal-opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to background, ethnicity, race, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status or other legally protected characteristics.Manchester United Football Club are proud to be a signatory of the Armed Forces Covenant, supporting the armed forces community to transition into careers outside of the armed forces.Manchester United is committed to working with and providing reasonable adjustments for applicants and employees. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support your application and perform at your best, please do not hesitate to contact us to make a request; we are here to help.It is unlawful to employ a person in a UK-based job who does not have permission to live and work in the UK. You should make yourself aware of how immigration laws apply to you before applying for any of our roles. Your personal data will be processed on MU’s behalf by Morson.

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