Responsible for the preparation and running of Emirates Stadium and wider facilities at other locations for all events and functions. Department remit includes property and facilities management, spectator safety at events, wider Health and Safety matters and ensuring the safety and welfare of workers and users utilising the Queensland Road Sports Centre (QRSC).
To ensure the security of Emirates Stadium, retail outlets, The Community Hub, Highbury House office building, Youth Academy site at Hale End and the Training Ground at London Colney is upheld through providing a professional and efficient security service.
MAIN JOB REQUIREMENTS AND PERSON SPECIFICATION
Hours of Work
You are required to work such hours as are reasonably necessary for the performance of your duties. Your normal shift pattern (day) will be 08:00 - 20:00 (one shift). The shift pattern works on an eight day cycle. You will work four consecutive 12 hour day shifts, which includes one hour unpaid break, followed by four consecutive day shifts 'off' (two of which will be designated 'call shifts). The call shifts are a standby arrangement to provide sufficient cover for annual leave or sickness absence. You may or may not be required to work the call shifts depending on whether cover is required. You are guaranteed to have at least two day shifts off in every eight day shift cycle. Your basic salary includes pay for your four normal shifts and pay at half rate for the additional two shifts in each cycle where you are on call. If you are called in on a call shift you will be paid overtime based on 11 hours at the single hourly pay rate. For the purposes of calculating overtime pay, your hourly rate will be calculated based on a 49 hour week.
Arsenal FC believes that diversity of background, skills and experience drives our success on and off the pitch. We encourage applications from women, disabled and black, Asian and mixed-heritage candidates. We are committed to the principle of equal opportunity for applicants and employees and aim to appoint on merit from a diverse talent pool.
The Gunners represent the red part of North London and the only part worth watching depending on which fraction of football supporters are questioned in the area. Graduating from Highbury to the impressive and imposing structure at The Emirates, Arsenal Football Club is one of the Premier League's most renowned.
With a wide-reaching fanbase in not only England but across the world, a career at Arsenal FC has the chance to open doors in a variety of sectors. Similar to other Premier League rivals in London, jobs at Arsenal FC are understandably in demand. The location of the football club increases the attractiveness of a career at Arsenal FC. Still, it is what the organisation stands for and the success it has encountered which should perk interests. The inclusivity and sense of unity at Arsenal encourages a workplace dissimilar from most employers and makes working at Arsenal a real opportunity for growth.
The 'Arsenal for Everyone' initiative, started in 2008 to recognise and fight discrimination, celebrates the diversity of the club and its supporters. 'Arsenal for Everyone' helped the club become the first professional club to achieve the Advanced Level of the Equality Standard, a framework for clubs in the Premier League to help with equality and diversity practices within their organisations. Arsenal FC is, proudly, a Disability Confident Leader.
With over 3000 employees who ensure the efficient running of the football club on a matchday, you're likely to find a career at Arsenal FC to suit your skillset. On Glassdoor Arsenal rank supremely high with 83% of employees willing to recommend the place of work to a friend. The pay, areas of work, and the comfortability within a role is what stands out as the main positives from careers at Arsenal FC.
The benefits in having a career at Arsenal FC are impressive and should speak volumes of the type of club the hierarchy wishes to represent:
If a job in football is on your agenda, then a career at Arsenal FC has to be considered, irrespective of where your loyalties lie.
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