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Current Job Vacancies For The 2017 Season

 

Ticket Sales StaffThe ArenaRide Operator JobsRetail JobsBig Blue Hotel JobsPermanent PositionsSeasonal Positions

Blackpool Pleasure Beach are recruiting seasonal ticket sales staff who will work aiding guests entering the park. Job roles for ticket sales staff include ambassadors, information desk operator, guest services operator and admissions operator.

To enquire about a job please visit our job shop on the date listed above or email [email protected]

 

Hospitality Staff

Our world famous Ice Arena is looking for someone to join their team to work in the Bar & Café, Box Office and Gift Shop.

Bar and/or Catering experience is preferred and cellar experience is an advantage. You would also require to carry out light cooking.

Due to the nature of the position all applicants must be over 18 as you will be required to serve and sell alcohol.

Full time and part time positions are available and would need to start around 11th February.

If you have great customer service and would like to apply please send your CV to [email protected]

 

Have you ever wondered how rides work and what goes on behind the scenes? Become part of this exciting department, working on some world famous rides and attractions, from iconic rides like the Grand National and Revolution to fast-paced white knuckle rides such as The Big One and Infusion to our great range of family rides in the UK’s only Nickelodeon Land.

Many people plan to join our team for one season, only to love it so much they return for many, many more. Our teams have the opportunity to progress from the ride operator to management or skilled trades like engineering or construction as part of Pleasure Beach’s commitment to developing its employees. So what are you waiting for? Come and join our fantastic rides team who have been creating memories for our guests for over 120 years

To enquire about a job please visit our job shop on the date listed above or email [email protected]
Park catering is a great seasonal job, you can join us full time or alternatively we can tailor the hours to fit perfectly around term times which is great for students. We have plenty of hours on offer so great news if you are saving or just need to earn a good wage. We have a team ethos and understanding managers who are very much a part of the employee culture. It’s hard work but nothing worth having was ever easy! Join us now, work hard, get qualified and enjoy a brilliant Pleasure Beach social life!

To enquire about a job please visit our job shop on the date listed above or email [email protected]

Burger King: Restaurant manager / Assistant Manager and Shift Manager

Location: Burger King at Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Salary: Dependent on experience and qualifications

Type: full time (40hrs +)

Closing Date: Opening unit all positions are filled

The Position:

These positions are for a people who are already trained and/or qualified as fast food brand manager or we will be happy to consider strong candidates who are ready to move from a catering supervisory role to managerial. The job requires you to learn as you work in a very busy and challenging environment.

Your role within the business will be to focus on driving sales, delivering excellent service to our guests through committed and brand compliant shifts. You will achieve this through developing team members, ensuring every day is guest focused and reinforcing the brand standards of both Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Burger King.

The person:

You should be friendly but professional, be flexible to suit the business, be able to listen and learn and dedicated to constant improvement.

In return for your dedication and hard work we will give you…
Any necessary training including Burger King management training, options for NVQ’s to further your education, pension, health care after qualifying period) annual holiday entitlement and on successful completion of training and probationary period, a permanent contract.

To apply please enclose your CV with covering letter to [email protected].

If this sounds like the job for you we look forward to hearing from you soon!

Come join our Blackpool Pleasure Beach Retail Team! From the minute you finish your motivating and confidence building training you’ll be empowered to manage and merchandise your own shop! You’ll be working with some iconic brands, unique to Pleasure Beach like the UK’s only Wallace and Gromit and Nickelodeon stores. Retail at Pleasure Beach is a real team effort, we want your ideas and opinions, we want you to use your selling skills and initiative, and we positively encourage and welcome your creativity. We believe that everyone in our team matters, so if it matters to you who you work for you need to apply to be part of our team now!

We have currently filled all our Retail positions for the 2017 season.

 

 

The Big Blue hotel is currently recruiting for room attendants and waiting on staff. To enquire about a job please visit our job shop on the date listed above or email [email protected]

The Big Blue hotel is also recruiting a restaurant supervisor.

 

Restaurant Supervisor

A 4* Contemporary Boutique Hotel is looking for an experienced Restaurant Supervisor who will support the Food & Beverage Manager in the smooth operation of our award-winning restaurant.

The ideal candidate will possess a minimum of 2 years experience in food & beverage, with a passion and flair for outstanding customer service & an excellent level of service standard.

The role requires you to report to the Food & Beverage Manager where you should be able to display confidence and drive whilst assisting to motivate and inspire a well-established team.

Key Role & Standards:

Supervision of 120-covers restaurant

Implement & maintain company standards

Comply with Health & Safety procedures

Effectively communicate with your team & throughout all departments

Actively plan & promote offers in the restaurant

Efficiently control cash handling & security

Contract: Seasonal contract year round

Salary: Good rate of pay

Do you have an outgoing personality with attention to detail and dynamic approach? If so please email your CV and covering letter to: [email protected]

 

Sales and Events Co-ordinator

We are looking for an enthusiastic Sales and Events Co-ordinator to join our Corporate Sales Team.
To be successful in this role, you will need previous experience in Sales or Customer Service and be comfortable and confident dealing with a variety of clients.
We are looking for someone with excellent communication, networking and organisational skills to join the team and bring a passion and enthusiasm for sales.
If you are looking for a career in a challenging, exciting and diverse environment, this role is the perfect opportunity for you.
KEY SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Effective communication at all levels – from telephone to email, through social media and face to face.
  • Demonstrate a high standard of customer service from the initial enquiry through to the delivery of each event.
  • Confident use of IT including key Microsoft programmes
  • Effective organisation skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • A pro-active approach to sales.
  • A high standard of product and venue knowledge.
  • A creative approach to event/function management.
  • Self motivation.
  • A confident team player

To apply please send CV and covering letter to [email protected]
Closing date for applications Friday 21st April 2017

 

Apprentice Gardener

We are looking to recruit a Grounds Maintenance Apprentice to assist with our small team maintaining the gardens within the amusement park. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone with a keen interest in horticulture and gardening.

The role is varied and duties would include: turfing, mowing lawns, strimming, weeding borders, planting, pruning shrubs, cutting hedges, etc.

The ideal candidate would be local to the area, keen to learn, hardworking, reliable and have some interest or experience in horticulture or landscaping.

You will work 39 hours per week between 7am (earliest start) and 3.30pm (latest finish), Monday to Friday but may change to meet the demands of the business. You will have a 15 minute break in the morning and 30 minutes for lunch. Times may vary depending on the season but this will be discussed at interview.

You will be paid national minimum rate. This will reviewed throughout the programme and may increase depending on performance and progression.

Training will be provided in the workplace where you will work towards an Intermediate Apprenticeship in Horticulture.

To apply please send CV and covering letter to [email protected]
Closing Date for applications Tuesday 2nd May 2017

Due to the large volume of applications we receive only candidates who are shortlisted will be contacted to arrange an interview.

 

Maintenance Engineer

We are looking to recruit a time served Maintenance Engineer to join our Mechanical Engineering team. You will be required to undertake safety checks, preventative maintenance and repair the rides and attractions. The ideal candidate should be forward thinking and demonstrate initiative. You must have a risk-based approach to working safety. You must be able to work as part of a team and on your own. Rota systems are in operation during park opening hours so will include some weekend work.

To apply please send CV and covering letter to [email protected]

Due to the large volume of applications we receive only candidates who are shortlisted will be contacted to arrange an interview.

 

 

Security Officer.

We are looking for confident, hardworking applicants who are willing to join our dynamic team as a Security Office.

Please see link below to see the person specification.

Person specification

To apply please send CV and covering letter to [email protected]

Due to the large volume of applications we receive, only candidates who are shortlisted will be contacted to arrange an interview.

 

Emergency First Responder (SEASONAL)

Pleasure Beach Medic Department are recruiting a First Responder to join their team!!

An exciting opportunity to gain qualifications & develop within the emergency pre hospital setting. Working alongside our company Paramedic or alone, you will provide the first response and initial management of any potential injury or illness, perform patient assessment, initiate treatment, complete patient care records and work closely with the emergency services.

Please click link for the person specification

 

 

Why work for Pleasure Beach?

Discounts in the local area

Such as Nandos, McDonalds
Plus discount of 20% for seasonal and 30% for permanent for eating and retail outlets on the park

NEST Pension

 

NEST is a pension scheme set up by the government that we provide to our employees

Life Assurance

 

Life insurance provides financial support to your dependents in the event of your death

Offers for shows throughout the year

We have loads of shows for everyone to enjoy at discounted rates

Staff Events

 

Such as Staff parties, Christmas Party, Quizzes, competitions such as Fishing

Private Health Care & Medicash

Provided to permanent staff only

Free Wristband for staff

Plus family member discount for wristbands too!

Discounted gym memberships

Available to all staff at selected local gyms