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Maintenance Operative

Stoke City F.C.

Stoke City Football Club is an English professional football club based in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. Founded as Stoke Ramblers in 1863, it changed its name to Stoke Football Club in 1878 and then to Stoke City in 1925 after Stoke-on-Trent was granted city status.

17 Jun 2022
Full Time
Closing date
15 Jul 2022

Stoke City Football Club of the English Football League is looking for a Maintenance Operative to work within a team to support its facilities operations at the bet365 Stadium, our Training Ground facility at Clayton Wood as well as our retail shops and warehouses.

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager you will be involved in carrying out all types of maintenance tasks to ensure the facilities are maintained to a high standard.

Ideally, you should have skills in building maintenance and experience in carrying out general maintenance duties.

Main Responsibilities

  • Carrying out painting and decorating tasks as required.
  • Undertaking general maintenance and repairs to fixtures, fittings and buildings including joinery repairs.
  • Minor plumbing and drainage repairs and installations.
  • Maintaining and repairing equipment and machinery where qualified to do so.
  • Assembling and dismantling of seating, shelving, and storage systems.
  • External maintenance and repair of groundwork, buildings and walls to include ad hoc footpath maintenance, jet washing, gritting and snow clearance.
  • Working and liaising with maintenance personnel and subcontractors.
  • Completing maintenance checklists for health and safety, building and roof maintenance and ladder inspections.
  • Ordering of parts, materials and supplies.
  • Responding to building emergencies.
  • Any other tasks that may be required.

The ideal candidate will be available to work evenings and weekends to cover match day fixtures and other adhoc events at the bet365 Stadium.

The position is offered on a full time basis.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults at risk and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and DBS checks at the appropriate level will be obtained prior to employment commencing.

How to Apply

To apply, please complete and return the application form below via 'Apply Now' to

Closing date for applications is 15th July 2022.

Application Form

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Additional Information

Full Time
Job Type
Stadium / Facilities Management

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