Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Displays Supervisor

Job title:  Displays Supervisor
Company:  Chessington Resort
Salary:   £20,000 + excellent benefits
Location:  Chessington, Surrey

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Displays Supervisor to join the team at Chessington World of Adventures Resort.

About the role 

In this role you will take responsibility for ensuring the continual development and innovation within the displays areas.  Naturally you’ll be responsible for maintenance plans of the life support systems and the cleanliness of our displays as well as the development of suitable diets and feeds for our creatures, ensuring we present world class displays.

About you

You’ll be a dynamic, confident and a self-motivated individual; who will be heading up the team aiming for a centre of excellence in marine management, conservation, preservation and education.

Using your experience, gained by working in a similar environment, you will have a robust knowledge of aquatic animal husbandry; and have the ability to communicate to all employees and clients as well as deliver a highly immersive experience to all our visitors.  You’ll also have a good understanding of zoo licensing having had exposure to a zoo licence in a previous role. You will ideally have project management experience and have relevant qualifications in the aquatic field.

About the benefits 

Alongside a competitive salary of £20,000, you can look forward to a great benefits package which includes Group Personal Pension Plan, 20 days’ holiday and, of course, a Merlin Magic Pass which gives you free admission to all of our attractions worldwide. As well as various discounts with popular brands such as O2, Virgin Active and Lego.

About us 

Join our wild and friendly team at Chessington World of Adventures Resort where you will find an extraordinary blend of rides and wildlife in real and mythical worlds, uniquely mixed in unexpectedly inspiring landscapes. We are made up of our amazing 150 bedroom safari themed Hotel, where you will find a Leisure Club, Restaurant and Bar looking out over the African Savannah, joining together with our awesome Zoo and SeaLife Centre with over 400 different species of animal. And then there is our cool mix of over 28 family friendly rides and attractions, from spinning coasters to Zafari experience’s and everything in-between. Add to this over 35 eateries, stands and shops, the opportunity to dance along with the cast of Madagascar Live! and meet characters such as the Octonaughts and Moshi Monsters, it's fair to say, we really are Britain’s Wildest Adventure!

About Merlin Entertainments 

Merlin Entertainments is the leading name in location based, quality family entertainment and the world’s number two visitor attraction operator. We currently have over 90 attractions spread across 22 countries and four continents, and aim to deliver unique and memorable experiences to over 54 million visitors worldwide. Here in the UK alone, we have a vast portfolio of reputable brands, from LEGOLAND and Alton Towers Resort, to Madame Tussauds and EDF London Eye.

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Closing date 19th August 2013

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