Security Assistant/Driver

Location: Longford Forest - Ireland

Hours of Work: Part-Time

Salary/Hourly Rate: €10.10 per hour

Contract Type: Flexible hours over a 4 - week period

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 01 December 2020

Security Assistant/Driver

We’re a thriving team passionate about working together to deliver excellence, all in a natural forest environment. 

Set in hundreds of acres of beautiful forest Longford Forest is the perfect place for a short break in Ireland, 365 days a year. With homely accommodation, up to 100 indoor and outdoor activities and a choice of bars and restaurants, there is something for all the family, all year round. 


From initial greeting through to departure our professionally trained security team are here to help. They control access to the Village, assist with emergencies and ensure our guests have an enjoyable stay.

We hope our guests never need them, but knowing we have a Security team on call all year-round provides peace of mind and reassurance. 


In this role, you will be the main point of contact for our guests with restricted mobility or special requirements, transporting them around the Village, assisting with wheelchairs and providing a prompt and efficient service at all times.  A Full Driving Licence is essential for this role. 

Other responsibilities will also include making deliveries to various points on the village and transporting guest luggage. 

The ideal candidate will have a friendly nature and have excellent communication skills, both verbally and written.  You must be confident dealing with guest enquiries and enjoy working with people. 

Previous experience of working in a customer service environment would be advantageous. 


You will be contracted to work 128 hours per 4-week period on a flexible basis, this means your days and hours of work could vary each week but you’ll always receive your contracted hours each period. You will be required to work evenings, weekends and public / bank holidays on a rota basis. 


Essential requirements: 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Friendly, genuine and warm personality
  • Works well in a team
  • Full Driving Licence
  • Physically capable of carrying out the demands of the role 

Desirable requirements: 

  • Previous experience of working in a customer service environment
  • Previous security experience
  • IT Literacy


Center Parcs is a fantastic place to work and the benefits are as impressive as they are unique. Here are just a few:

  • Management / staff bonus scheme
  • Reward & recognition scheme
  • Free use of on-site leisure facilities
  • Discounted Center Parcs breaks
  • 20% discount in restaurant and retail outlets
  • An employee assistance programme providing support on financial, health and legal matters

If this sounds like your ideal job, then we’d love to see your application.

Closing date:  1 December 2020 at 12 Noon

Interviews to be held:  TBC

Please note this vacancy may close at any time once sufficient applications have been received.  Early submission of your application is therefore encouraged.

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Our colleagues work together to make sure guests have a memorable and safe short break. We are committed to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our teams. Throughout the pandemic Center Parcs have adapted in line with Government guidance and we are doing everything we can to ensure our colleagues feel safe at work by focusing on additional training, health and well-being, hygiene and PPE. 

In line with government guidance our villages are closed until at least Friday 4 December 2020. We are still recruiting for some roles, ready for when we can re-open, so please be aware that the recruitment process may take longer than usual during this period. 

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