|Title:||*** LONGLEAT - SUMMER Team Member|
Come and join the Longleat Pride for our Summer 2017 season! Do not miss this fantastic opportunity to join one of the UK’s most popular visitor attractions. Our adventure park has over 20 attractions, as well as our Safari Park, and one of the most stunning stately homes in Britain. As a business we are passionate about providing wondrous and immersive experiences which lead to lifelong memories for the 800,000 plus guests that visit us every year!
We are recruiting for our “non-animal” attractions around the park.
We would love to hear from you if you have excellent interpersonal skills and enjoy teamwork, with a passion for providing excellent guest service and maintaining the highest standards. We have a range of great opportunities for you! You'll be a natural at talking and engaging with people, and you'll be in your element greeting and getting into conversations with our guests. You'll thrive in a busy environment, have bags of initiative and be able to think on your feet.
Food & Beverage Team Members
As a Food & Beverage Team Member you would need to deliver an efficient, cheerful and courteous service to our guests across a variety of food outlets. General duties include taking guest orders at tills and handling the payment, serving orders, clearing tables and generally working as part of a busy team to ensure you provide great service in a timely fashion.
As a Retail Assistant you will be required to serve visitors at till points, replenish stock levels and deliver excellent customer service. Previous experience would be an advantage although full training will be given to the right candidate.
Guest Engagement Team Member
As a Guest Engagement Team Member you will join our busy team to deliver excellent front-line customer service support at our Guest Services desk or at our Arrivals booths. You will ensure an efficient, cheerful and courteous service is given to our guests in responding to all queries in person, via email or telephone to ensure they have the best experience possible whilst visiting Longleat.
Food Production Assistants
Our Kitchen team prepare our food in our commercial kitchens, supporting our Food Production Supervisors to produce a range of food from Pizza's and hot quick-service meals, to scones and sandwiches. This is a great opportunity to join a high volume kitchen team.
Our Ranger team work outside in all weather doing a range of duties. They are responsible for directing our guests to park in our peak times, litter picking and emptying our bins around our site. They play a vital role in ensuring our Adventure Park and surroundings are presentable to high standards.
Our busy team of Cleansing Assistants ensure our bathroom facilities are well presented for our guests, cleaning toilet's emptying bins, replenishing items as required.
Please note that you may be interviewed for different suitable roles from your stated preference.
HOURS OF WORK
All types of hours available on a zero hours basis, with weekend and bank holiday working essential due to the nature of our business. As summer is our peak time, we will have up to full-time hours available on a 7 day rota basis. Contract starts date vary, starting from mid-June.
We are offering competitive rates of pay, starting at #7.20 per hour for employee’s ages over 18, rising to #7.50 for employees aged over 25.
If your application is shortlisted, you should be available to attend one of our on-site recruitment events.
Please state on your application your first and second choice of role, along with the recruitment events you are able to attend.
We have the following recruitment events available:
Wednesday 21st June – 5pm-8pm
Saturday 24th June – 10am-1pm
Thursday 29th June – 10am-1pm
Thursday 6th July - 2pm-5pm
At Longleat Enterprises Ltd we offer unique benefits such as complimentary Longleat Safari Park and Cheddar Gorge admission tickets, attractive discounts on annual passes, special nightly rates on group hotels, discounted hotel Spa treatments, life assurance cover, and 29 days paid holiday (pro rata).
Great perks could be yours this summer!
Our Values and Behaviours
we expect all of our team to embrace our company values, and display ‘Longleat behaviours’. These posts require flexibility of hours, energy application and passion.
At Longleat, we focus on our People and our Guests, to listen actively, to work as a team, to empower others and to show empathy. Our values are:
We Engage and Inspire – We focus on engaging and inspiring our guests, delivering unique and lifelong memories
We put People First – We seek to serve others and put their interests first. We treat them with respect, we value their opinions and collaborate to be better together
We Continuously Improve – We embrace change and pursue excellence in everything we do
We act with Integrity – We work in a principled, open and conscientious manner
We take Safety Seriously – Never compromising on a safe and secure environment
When we recruit we place equal emphasis on technical ability and personal attributes to match our brand values.