Bar & Waiting Team Members (fixed-term)

Location: Elveden Forest Village - Suffolk

Hours of Work: Full-Time

Salary/Hourly Rate: £8.37 per hour

Contract Type: Fixed Term/Temporary

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 28 May 2019

Bar & Waiting Team Members (fixed-term)

A range of quality own-brand and high street restaurants and cafés, mixed with great food, family-friendly menus and a generous sprinkling of excellent service. That’s the recipe for success in our Food and Beverage department. 

Around each Village, the Food and Beverage department employs around 350 team members across nine different restaurants, cafés and bars, as well as a production kitchen. There’s also a further five concessionary units including well-known brands such as Bella Italia and Café Rouge. From American grills to authentic Indian cuisine, or for those wanting a relaxing drink after a busy day, there’s something to suit all appetites at Center Parcs. 

BAR AND WAITING TEAM MEMBERS 

Centre stage and front of house, our Bar and Waiting team members are at the heart of village life, continually meeting and exceeding the expectations of our guests…day after day.

We are looking for Bar and Waiting team members to join our busy food and beverage team.  

Your day to day duties will include welcoming and seating guests, taking orders, bar service, serving food and drinks and maintaining a clean working environment. 

The ideal candidate will have a passion for delivering excellent customer service, have good communication skills and enjoy working as part of a team.  As the face of Center Parcs, you will ensure our guests leave satisfied by serving them in an efficient yet professional manner, actively seeking out opportunities to exceed their expectations.

HOURS OF WORK 

This is a fixed-term contract from 8 July 2019 to 19 September 2019 

You will be contracted to work 150 hours per 4 week period on a flexible basis.  This means that your hours and days of work could vary each week, but you will always receive at least your contracted hours each period.  

Your working hours will include daytime, evenings, weekends and public / bank holidays on a rota basis. 

EXPERIENCE, SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS 

Essential requirements: 

  • Due to bar service, applicants must be over 18 year’s old
  • Educated to GCSE level or equivalent
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to perform under pressure 

Desirable requirements: 

  • Previous experience of working in a customer service environment, ideally within a Food and Beverage environment
  • NVQ Level 2 in Food Service or equivalent qualification 

THE BENEFITS 

  • Staff Bonus Scheme
  • Staff Reward Scheme
  • Free use of leisure facilities
  • Discounted Center Parcs breaks
  • 20% discount in restaurant and retail outlets 

Closing date:  28 May 2019 at 12 Noon 

Interviews to be held:  29 May – 5 June 2019 

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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