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*** LONGLEAT - Seasonal - Park Ranger - Caretaker
Summary
Title:*** LONGLEAT - Seasonal - Park Ranger - Caretaker
ID:LEL1521 / 3118
Department:Operations
Description
Park Ranger - Caretaker

For over 50 years, Longleat has been one of the UK’s most loved attractions. With almost one million guests every year, we are passionate about providing wondrous and immersive experiences that lead to lifelong memories.

Despite our established reputation, we constantly strive to educate, excite and inspire guests – from hosting the UK’s largest ever hot air balloon gathering, to celebrating our Festival of Light; the first and biggest event of its kind in the UK, with a total of 3,000 spectacular Chinese lanterns transforming the Estate.

What will this role of Park Ranger - Caretaker entail?

As a Park Ranger you’ll take great pride in ensuring the park, buildings and open spaces throughout Longleat are kept in excellent condition and are always well presented. You’ll be responsible for undertaking the removal of waste and for ensuring mechanical sweeping, litter-picking and cleansing is undertaken daily.

Your role will also include providing transport support for loading and unloading vehicles and deliveries, in addition to assisting with the parking of guest vehicles and traffic management as required.

Whilst your focus will be on the cleanliness of the park, customer interaction will naturally play a part in your day to day duties, as you will show courtesy and attention to all guests providing assistance where needed.

What will I need to be considered for this Park Ranger - Caretaker vacancy?
  • Proven experience within a caretaker / cleanser / ranger type role
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Great customer service skills with the ability to positively interact with members of the public
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines with little or no supervision
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Good team player with excellent interpersonal skills, and a positive and enthusiastic outlook
  • Honest, reliable and flexible to work extra hours / weekends as required

What will I receive in return?

As a Park Ranger you will receive a pay rate that exceeds National Minimum Wage / National Living Wage, in addition to a range of attractive benefits that include; 29 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays (pro rata), complimentary tickets to Longleat and Cheddar Gorge and Caves, discounts on food and beverages and retail merchandise, along with life assurance cover and more perks.

Contract: Seasonal (fixed term contract). Initially to cover the Easter period, however there is the potential for contract to be extended into the summer period and beyond.

Working hours to vary on a 7-day rota basis – earliest rota’d start time from 9am, and latest finish time up to 8pm.

Please note, due to the nature of the business evenings and weekend work will be required, including bank holidays.

Location: Longleat (Warminster)

All applications for this Park Ranger - Caretaker vacancy are to be submitted online, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions please.