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Mechanical Engineer

Blackpool Pleasure Beach are looking to recruit a Maintenance Engineer to join their team. The ideal candidate must be time served and have completed a recognised qualification such as city and guilds or HNC with a minimum of 5 years experience preferred. 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 safely. 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 week end work.

Qualified Joiner

This is an ideal opportunity for a time served individual who can work unsupervised and use their own initiative. The duties are to carry out general joinery and maintenance throughout the park. Must have clean driving license and 5 years previous experience.

Salary for both positions to be discussed at interview.
Benefits included are company pension, life assurance and private health care.
To apply please send CV and covering letter to recruitment@bpbltd.com

 

Restaurant Host/Hostess

The award winning Big Blue Hotel is looking to recruit a Restaurant Host/Hostess. You will be meeting and greeting guests, allocating tables, seating guests, taking bookings, explaining menus, preparing bills and cashier transactions. Hours or work will be 8.30am to 10.30am and 5.30pm to 9.30pm over 5 days but may be variable to meet the needs of the business. The ideal candidate would ideally have previous experience, be well organised and have excellent customer service skills.

To apply please send CV and covering letter to andrea.whittington@bigbluehotel.com

Closing date for applications Thursday 30th April 2015

 

Supplychain Assistant

Reporting to the Director of Group Purchasing This is a unique opportunity for a highly motivated individual to learn the skills involved in purchasing and supplychain at one of the UK’s most famous theme parks. The Purchasing function at Blackpool Pleasure Beach covers a wide spectrum of categories, including catering, retail, engineering, print and services.

Candidate will need to demonstrate the following skills:
Enthusiasm to learn and develop
Comfortable with computers using email, ideally spreadsheets in basic Excel
Confident phone manner
Attention to detail
Able to prioritise workload
Ability to work as part of a team

Role

The role will involve placing stock orders daily for the Engineering stores, provide support for the Purchasing Managers on projects, assisting Engineering Stores as required.

Training

The successful applicant will be trained in the following areas: reporting, pricing analysis, forecasting, negotiating, product development, databases, sourcing, supplier relationships, assisting internal customers, operating systems, quality control, best purchasing practice, solution resolutions.

The current members of the Purchasing Team are all members of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing Supply. We are looking for a candidate with aspiration in 12-18 months to study for CIPS and progress within the role of buying.

To apply please send CV and covering letter to recruitment@bpbltd.com

Closing date for applications Friday 8th May 2015

Security Officer

We are looking for Security Officer/First Responder to work in our team. The ideal candidate will have a military or security services background with frontline security/first aid experience. You must have SIA door licence as a minimum and hold a clean driving licence. Ideally you will have First Aid at Work, FPOS Intermediate and handcuff qualifications. This role involves ensuring regular patrols of the park are carried out, daily checks of the premises and equipment, provide first aid treatment to guests and employees, executive driving duties for the company directors and ensuring the safety of our guests at all times. If you are a good communicator and a team player then please apply to join our team.

Show us commitment and flexibility, and we’ll provide everything you need, from full training through to the rewards of working for the UK’s top amusement park.

To apply for any of these position please either call in person to the Human Resources Department to complete an application form or send CV and covering letter stating which position you are applying for to recruitment@bpbltd.com

Please note: Candidates can come and fill out an application at HR Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm and Saturday 9am to 12.30pm. We will keep these applications on file for when any suitable vacancies arise.