Villa are looking for a groundsperson, qualified to NVQ Level 2 or higher in horticulture, to work primarily at their Bodymoor Heath Training Ground.
The role will involve the preparation and maintenance of the natural and artificial pitch surfaces to a high standard.
This will include:
Spraying of Chemicals
Control of irrigation and heating systems
General maintenance of workshop and machinery, ensuring that all tools and equipment are stored safely and securely when not in use and are maintained in good working order.
Compliance with statutory record keeping and internal procedures relating to pitch preparation and maintenance.
Adherance to the club's health & safety policy and procedures and legislative requirements as well as comply with all role specific health & safety requirements at all times.
In particular, adherence to all health and safety regulations and control procedures in the use of machinery, chemicals, equipment and lifting, using protective safety clothing and equipment as required.
A PA Spraying certificate and experience in a football environment is preferred, but not essential.
Please send a covering letter stating your salary expectations and an up to date CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org, or Gabrielle Dunne, HR Department, Aston Villa Football Club, Villa Park, Birmingham, B6 6HE.
Closing date : Friday February 14