SCT: Ground maintenance apprentice

Aberdeen Football Club is a high-profile institution in the North East of Scotland with an impressive heritage of domestic and international achievements since the Club was established in 1903. AFC is an ambitious organisation looking towards further success and long-term sustainability in support of our football team by adding value across every area of our day-to-day business for the overall benefit of our staff, supporters and clients. We have a vacancy for a permanent Ground Maintenance Apprentice. The role will involve progressing through the apprenticeship programme with SRUC, whilst learning and experiencing the responsibility to deliver first class results as a member of the ground staff team. Learn how to contribute to the production, maintenance, and coordination of playing surfaces, sports or other recreational facilities to the highest quality standards.


Applicants should have good communication skills, the ability to undertake all training necessary and work outdoors in all types of weather. A driving licence or currently undertaking driver training will be an advantage.

To view the full job description and person specification please visit our website.

This is a full-time role working 35 hours per week, 8.00am – 4.00pm, 5 days from 7.


Why join Aberdeen Football Club?

  • Salary: £13,500.00 per annum
  • Holidays: 28 Days (Incl. BH), Increasing to 30 Days at 3 Years’ Service
  • Benefits: 4 Christmas/New Year Shut Down Days, Enhanced Sick Pay, Employee
  • Assistance Programme, Match Tickets, Club Shop Discount, AFC Partner
  • Discounts, Social Committee Events and More.


Interviews for this role are expected to start week commencing 15th August 2022.

If you wish to be considered for this position, please submit your CV and Covering Letter to by 12th August 2022.

Please note that due to the number of appliations received into the Club, we will only respond if you are successful in securing an interview.

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