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Cafe Assistant

Zip World Fforest

Have you a passion for the outdoor industry? Do you want to #ExperienceAdventure? Zip World is recruiting. We need energetic, articulate and passionate staff focused on delivering an excellent service to our discerning customer base.

Zip World is all about offering an inspiring range of activities that provide families, thrill seekers and everyone in between the chance to experience world-class adventures in unique environments. Zip World currently has 3 operational sites in North Wales; Zip World Velocity at Bethesda, Zip World Titan, Caverns and Bounce Below at Blaenau Ffestiniog, and Zip World Fforest located at Betws y Coed. 

Principal responsibilities

  • Keeping cleaning and temperature records
  • Undertaking the preparation of the food and beverages served in the café
  • Clearing tables
  • Washing up
  • Serving customers in a pleasant and courteous manner
  • Cleaning the kitchen, café area and café toilets
  • Operating the till, and balancing it on a daily basis
  • Banking the café takings daily

 

Staff Package
Contracts are 0hr and offered from your start date until early November of the same year.
Pay is £7.20 per hour.

Applying couldn’t be easier… 
Please contact Hannah Barratt if you require further information via the e-mail hr@zipworld.co.uk. To apply for this role please visit our website www.zipworld.co.uk to complete an online application form.

We require Cafe Supervisors for out Zip World Fforest site in Betws Y Coed to start immediately.

Your application form will be reviewed on receipt, if you are successfully shortlisted you will receive and invite to one of our sites for our group interviews. Contract offers are subject to reference checksYou need to possess the legal right to live and work in the UK to be considered for employment with Zip World. Zip World is committed to the principles of equality and diversity and welcome applicants from all sectors of the community.


Zip World DRIVER


Have you a passion for the outdoor industry? Do you want to #ExperienceAdventure? Zip World is recruiting.
Zip World is all about offering an inspiring range of activities that provide families, thrill seekers and everyone in between the chance to experience world-class adventures in unique environments.

Zip World currently have 3 operational sites in North Wales; Zip World Velocity at Bethesda, Zip World Titan, Caverns and Bounce Below at Blaenau Ffestiniog, and Zip World Fforest located at Betws y Coed. We need an energetic, articulate and passionate team that are focused on delivering excellent service to our discerning customer base.
Zipworld Velocity Drivers are responsible for transporting customers safely up the mountain road to the top of the Big Zip, aboard our iconic red 4WD trucks. Duties include supervising customers as they board and disembark the trucks, conducting the quarry tour, delivering trolleys for the Big Zip and briefing customers. Drivers must be over 25 years old, and hold a valid UK drivers licence. Drivers must also pass a medical. Previous HGV driving experience is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided. All staff are required to hold a recognised, in date, first aid certificate. If you do not currently hold such a qualification, you will be required to complete a course organised by Zip World on commencement of your employment at a cost to yourself.

Essential requirements and skills

  • Is highly motivated
  • Ability to positively interact with a wide range of groups and individuals
  • Have an exceptionally high regard for safety
  • Able to follow strict procedures consistently and repeatedly

 

Staff Package
Contracts are 0hr and offered from your start date until early November of the same year. During the summer months we would envisage you working between 30-40hrs perweek.


Training wage is the national minimum wage, which rises to £8.50 per hour once all competency requirements have been met. After satisfactory completion of the 3 months probation period your hourly rate will rise to £9.48.
We require drivers for Zip World Velocity, Bethesda, LL57 4YG.
Interview dates are the 13th of April and the 4th of May for Zip World Velocity drivers.


We have two start dates at Zip World Velocity. The 1st is the 25th of April, the 2nd is the 16th of May.
Although you may gain employment at one Zip World site you may be asked to work across other sites.
Your application form will be reviewed on receipt, if you are successfully shortlisted you will receive an invite to one of our sites for our group interviews. Contract offers are subject to reference checks.


You need to possess the legal right to live and work in the UK to be considered for employment with Zip World. Zip World is committed to the principles of equality and diversity and welcome applicants from all sectors of the community.


Zip World Velocity, Penrhyn Quarry, Bethesda, Gwynedd, LL57 4YG
Zip World Titan, Llechwedd Slate Caverns, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd¸ LL41 3NB
Zip World Fforest, Llanrwst Road, Betws Y Coed, LL24 0HA

 

full time Development Support Worker

Mountain Training UK is seeking to appoint a full time Development Support Worker to assist with the work of the Mountain Training Association

Mountain Training Association is a membership organisation which provides support and continuing personal and professional development opportunities for its members. Currently the membership runs at over 4000 across the UK and Ireland. This new post has been created to further develop member benefits with a view to growing the organisation further. 

This is a permanent position with a probationary period of 6 weeks. 

Location: Mountain Training’s Capel Curig office. 

Hours of work: 35 hours per week. The role will require some evening and off-site working. The post holder will on occasions be required to spend nights away from home. 

Starting salary and holiday entitlement: £17,000 and 25 days paid holiday per annum. 

Application by CV and covering letter to cath@mountain-training.org In your covering letter please make reference to the job description and person specification. You should aim to convince us that you are the right person for this job. Please feel free to visit our website and our Candidate Management System www.mountain-training.org


Timescale for recruitment

Closing date for applications: 5pm Wednesday 27th April 2016. Applications received after this date and time will not be considered. 

The interview date will be Thursday 12th May 2016

The aim is that successful applicant will be in post by Monday 6th June 2016

Application by CV and covering letter to cath@mountain-training.org

Click Here To Download Mountain Training Association Development Job Information

 

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Housekeeping Staff

We're looking for enthusiastic, energetic individuals to join our Housekeeping Team. Staring immediately, we need part time staff to cover 6-hour shifts on Fridays, Saturdays or Sundays. If you are interested, e-mail alan.manouch@pyb.co.uk or call Alan on 01690 720116

 

 




Adventure Leaders

Support some of the UKs most hard to reach young people to learn through adventure on an expedition in Volcanic Iceland. Project New Horizons is a ground breaking youth development programme run by the British Exploring society and Catch22.
We are looking for qualified Mountain Leaders to support teams of young people as they complete a challenging programme of UK outdoor education following by a 3 week overseas expedition to the wilds of Iceland in summer 2016.

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