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Scottish Rugby Union

The Scottish Rugby Union is the governing body of rugby union in Scotland. It is the second oldest Rugby Union, having been founded in 1873, as the Scottish Football Union.

Posted
21 Jun 2022
Status
Full Time
Permanent
Location
Scotland
Closing date
4 Jul 2022

Job Purpose

Our Grounds team is responsible for ensuring facilities and BT Murrayfield estate are maintained and presented in a pristine condition for all our visitors to enjoy during normal operations and events.

Key accountabilities

  • Complete cleaning, maintenance and preparation at BT Murrayfield Stadium: day to day this includes:
  • Servicing waste and recycling areas
  • Moving assets around stadium areas
  • Operating power washers at both ground level and height
  • Legionella checks
  • Fire checks
  • Operating road sweeper
  • Barrier management
  • Preparation of the estate for events: -
  • Distribution of equipment to event locations
  • Answering radio requests
  • Post event clear up and return to normal operations
  • Work with the team to complete the planned preparation and maintenance schedule across the BT Murrayfield.
  • Complete accurate record keeping and compliance with all relevant legislation.

Successful candidates

Work collaboratively: able to work in a team and understand how your role contributes to the bigger picture

Have organisation skills: able to plan your day to make sure all duties are completed

Have personal accountability: able to use your own initiative and use judgement in managing situations and making decisions; takes responsibility for own time and effectiveness; work safely and efficiently within the team maintaining safe working practices and environment

How the Facilities Team works

The core days are Monday to Friday. When matches and events are on, we work over and above, ensuring Scottish Rugby delivers world class events. Our priority is ensuring the BT Murrayfield estate is clean, safe, whilst operational for both colleagues, contractors, visitors and fans. We have the joy of working both indoors and outdoors, which is great during the summer months, with more layers necessary for the winter months. Don’t worry though, full PPE is provided.

Due to the operational nature of the role, we are based on site.

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How to Apply

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Applications close on 4th July 2022


Additional Information

Status
Full Time
Permanent
Job Type
Grounds Management
Sport
Rugby Union

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