Part-Time Laundry Assistant

  • West Ham United FC
  • London, UK
  • 10 Jun, 2022
Part time Kit Manager Premier League Stadia & Operations

Job Description

We are committed to the principle of equality and equal opportunities in employment and have been accredited with being a Disability Confident Leader.   We will actively promote equality and equal opportunities in our business to ensure that individuals receive treatment that is fair and equitable and consistent with their relevant aptitudes, potential skills and abilities.


West Ham United FC is committed to equality and safeguarding children and ‘adults at risk’. Positions that involve working with such groups are subject to safer recruitment protocols, including DBS Disclosure at enhanced level.


We believe that a diverse workforce strengthens our creativity and delivers the best commercial performance. We are, therefore seeking applications from high quality people, whose backgrounds, experience and identity broadens and enhances the diversity of our company.


As an employer we are committed to promoting and protecting the physical and mental health of our staff.


Job summary 


Reporting to the First Team Kit Manager the successful applicant will be based at the First Team Training Ground at Rush Green, Romford, and will assist with the provision of a kit service to the First Team Squad, working within a small team in an often highly pressurised environment.


Key Responsibilities:


*       To assist in managing the club's kit requirements.

*       Assist with kit distribution and assist with regular stock checks.

*       Ensure the correct kit and equipment are provided for all home and away games. .

*       Printing of Training and Match Kit to ensure compliance with Premier League and FA Regulations.

*       To work in the laundry room; this will include washing, drying, folding and putting away kits from training and matches.


Equal Opportunities

1.       To ensure that all departments are provided within an anti-discriminatory framework and take account of such issues as race, gender, sexuality, disability, religion, sexual orientation and age.

2.   To carry out work in a manner which promotes equality of opportunity for both staff and clients.


Employees will be recruited and selected, promoted and trained on the basis of objective criteria.


Person Specification

The ideal candidate will have skills and experience in the following areas: - Essential (E) Desirable (D)




*        Previous experience of working as a kitman/woman (D)


*        Previous experience of working in a professional football environment (D)


*        Holds a full valid driver’s licence (E)



*        Hard working and enthusiastic individual

*        Meticulous attention to detail

*        Displays a high level of confidentiality

*        Able to carry out instructions accurately

*        Reliable with good time keeping

*        Excellent communication and organisational skills

*        Reliable with good time keeping

*        Flexible and adaptable to change in a fast paced environment

*        A healthy interest in sport with good football knowledge

*        Ability to work well individually and within a team environment

*        Ability to work with all levels of management and be able to take own initiative


Application deadline: Monday 27th June 2022

Due to a high number of expected applicants, only those successful will be contacted