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Current Job Vacancies For The 2017 Season

Ticket Sales StaffThe ArenaRide Operator JobsRetail JobsBig Blue Hotel JobsPermanent 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!

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

Seasonal Chef

The Big Blue Hotel Blackpool, is an award winning 4 star 157-bedroom boutique hotel located next to Blackpool Pleasure Beach. We are currently looking to recruit a Chef to join our team.

The ideal candidate must have 1 years previous experience of working in a similar establishment. You will be assisting in developing and maintaining the high standards of this four star restaurant.

Shifts will include working evenings and weekends and the position is until the 5th November 2017.

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

If you would like to apply please email [email protected]

Seasonal Breakfast Chef

The award winning Big Blue Hotel is looking to recruit Breakfast Chef for their busy restaurant.

Previous experience of working in a 3 or 4 star hotel essential. The ideal candidate must have 1 years previous experience of working in a similar establishment. You will be assisting in developing and maintaining the high standards of this four star restaurant.

Hours of work will be 8am to 12noon but may be variable to meet the needs business.

This is a seasonal position until 5th November 2017

If you would like to apply please email [email protected]

Seasonal Kitchen Porter

The Big Blue Hotel Blackpool, is an award winning 4 star 157-bedroom boutique hotel located next to Blackpool Pleasure Beach.

We are looking for a Kitchen Porter to clean and maintain the cleanliness and high standards of our kitchen and surrounding areas and also to manage pot wash and plate wash area.

The ideal candidate must be passionate about food and delivering good quality of service to our guests and also committed and dedicated to the role.

The position is seasonal until the 5th November 2017

If you would like to apply please email [email protected]

 

 

Groups and Events Coordinator – Full Time – Permanent  Competitive Salary Dependent On Experience

A groups and events coordinator is required to join the reservations and sales department at the award winning Big Blue Hotel at Blackpool Pleasure Beach reporting to the group revenue & sales manager.

The ideal candidate will have relevant hotel experience (reservations, sales/events or reception) including experience of a property management system similar to Opera although full training will be provided. Duties will include responding to group and meeting/event enquiries, completion of contracts, rooming lists and function sheets and adhering to hotel payment policies.

This role is based on a 40-hour week working a range of shifts covering a seven-day operation between the hours of 08:00 – 20:00 – as such flexibility to meet the needs of the business is required. In addition to working on groups and events it is expected that the successful candidate will also work within the reservations department as and when required.

An ability to work as part of a team as well as on your own initiative is essential whilst maintaining at all times the highest levels of accuracy and professionalism.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join Blackpool’s leading hotel with genuine opportunities for career progression.

Please email CV and covering letter to [email protected]

 

 

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]

Chef de Partie

The Big Blue Hotel Blackpool, is an award winning 4 star. 157-bedroom boutique hotel located next to Blackpool Pleasure Beach. We are currently looking to recruit one full time Chef de Partie to join our team

The ideal candidate ideally have previous experience of working in a busy kitchen but not essential. Full training will be given for the role but you must show willingness to learn. Applicants must be over 18. Shifts are in operation and will include working evenings and weekends.

Contract Full Time.

Salary: Good rate of pay

Please send CV and covering letter to [email protected]

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

Deputy Reception Manager.

The Big Blue Hotel Blackpool, is an award winning 4 star, 157-bedroom boutique hotel located next to Blackpool Pleasure Beach. We are currently looking to recruit a highly motivated Deputy Reception Manager to join out team.

The ideal candidate must have high levels of customer service skills and a minimum of 2-year previous experience in a similar role with the ability to use a hotel booking system as well as being capable of using Microsoft Office & Excel.

You will be responsible for assisting in the day-to-day running of the hotel’s reception and main responsibilities will include supervision of reception and the team. You will also be working alongside the Duty Manager with a full and part time team.

A generous starting salary is offered. Uniform provided. Working 5 days over 7 to include working weekends. Working shifts covering the reception between 7am-11pm.

Please send CV and covering letter to [email protected]

Restaurant Manager

Due to our current restaurant manager relocating, we are looking for a strong hands-on restaurant manager who has strong background in food & beverage, exceptional eye for detail and can consistently deliver excellent standards in out Blue & Bar Brasserie.

Candidates have to be able to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, with a pro-active approach that can act as one of the main head of department across the Hotel’s operation.

The ideal candidate will possess a minimum of 2 years experience in food & beverage management, with a passion and flair for outstanding customer service ensuring every single member of their team is delivering the best possible standards.

Key Roles & Standards:

– Overseas the day-to-day operation of a busy 120 covers hotel restaurant;

– Be a strong leader who is able to manage and motivate the restaurant team ensuring all company standards are delivered and guest expectations exceeded;

– Recruits, hires, and oversees training for employees;

– Schedules employee working hours;

– Evaluates health & safety practices against standards;

– Possess exceptional customer service skills with the ability to develop key relationships with all our guests;

– Delegates effectively to the team, support by 2 x Restaurant Supervisors.

Salary: A highly competitive basic salary is available with this role dependent of experience.

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]

 

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.

 

HR Apprentice.

Job Role

Assist with general clerical duties including photocopying, scanning and filing of confidential information
Dealing with telephone and email queries from employees, external agencies and members of the public
Assist with recruitment administration including issuing and monitoring application forms, recording and monitoring of completed forms, assisting with reference requests
Completing CRB applications
Inputting information into HR systems accurately and within set deadlines and in accordance with the Data Protection Act
Set up and maintain computerised and manual personnel files
Assist with the preparation and collation of training course material
Assist with the maintenance of training records

The successful candidate will complete a Business Administration Apprenticeship in addition to appropriate HR courses and training. Dependent on previous qualifications, the learner will also complete Functional Skills in Maths, English and I.T., in addition to a Technical Certificate

 

How to apply

Please send CV and covering letter to [email protected]

Closing date for applications Friday 10th March 2017

Please see link below to see the person specification.

Person specification

 

 

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