Landscape Gardener/Grounds Person
We have an exciting opportunity for a Landscape Gardner/Grounds Person to join our Grounds team, based at Bodymoor Heath Training Ground. The ideal candidate will be passionate about the quality of their work, professional and skilled in their craft.
Department: Facilities and Estates
Hours of work: 40 Hours per week (Including Matchdays, Evenings & Weekends)
Salary: £22,000 - £26,000 per annum depending on experience
Location: Bodymoor Heath Training Ground
Closing Date: Tuesday 4 May 2021
Interview Date: W/c 17 May 2021
You will be working on a large prestige estate carrying out landscape gardening and grounds maintenance duties. You will be working ‘hands-on’ with a team to maintain a top-class horticultural environment.
You will have experience of, landscaping and planting, providing advice on costing. Spraying of chemicals, weed control, grass cutting, strimming, weeding, pruning and cutting working with hand tools and light machinery.
You will also be required to support with preparation and the maintenance of the training pitches to a high standard as required. Pedestrian mowing, line marking, divoting and all aspects of pitch repair and preparation working under the guidance of the Grounds Manager.
As part of your application, please ensure you upload your CV and Cover Letter.
Aston Villa Football Club celebrates the diversity of its Club and embrace equal opportunities for all. We are proud to be a Disability Confident employer and fully support The FAs Football Leadership Diversity Code.
We welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, race, disability, gender reassignment, pregnancy and maternity, sexual orientation, marriage and civil partnership, sex and religion or belief.
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