Visitor Services Presenter
National Minimum wage
About Deep Sea World
Deep Sea World is looking to recruit Visitor Services Presenters to join its team for 2016. Deep Sea World is a popular aquarium located in the village of North Queensferry, in Fife, Scotland. It is host to a collection of large sand tiger sharks, also known as ragged toothed sharks or grey nurse sharks, and various other species of shark.
About the Role
The Visitor Services team is the public facing side of the aquarium. It is our job to pass on information to the visitors through interactive talks, presentations, and also through creature encounters. We cover all aspects of the customer visit from parking cars, through to reception duties, and delivering education sessions to school visits.
You are genuinely a people person and enjoy the company of others. You have great listening skills and able to find out what our customers enjoy. Applicants must be lively and enthusiastic, and willing to work hard in a busy dynamic environment. Ideally candidates will have excellent communications skills, exemplary timekeeping and attendance records, and be highly motivated. Customer Service skills are of high importance, as are the willingness and ability to learn a vast amount of marine knowledge. Previous drama or presenting experience is desirable. A previous role in the leisure and tourism industry is also desirable; the successful candidate should also have the ability to develop themselves within this role.
The job involves working variable hours to include weekends, bank holidays, evenings and school holiday periods.
About Aspro Parks
Deep Sea World is part of Aspro Parks, a Spanish multinational company with its headquarters based in Madrid. Aspro owns and operates over 65 leisure attractions across Europe, 10 of which are located in the UK.
If interested, please send your CV & covering letter to: Janeen Pickup, Aspro UK Group HR Manager, c/o Blue Planet Aquarium, Cheshire Oaks, Cheshire, CH65 9LF. Or email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org . Your application letter should highlight why you would be able to fulfil this key role within the organisation and clearly demonstrate how you meet our requirements.
Work Location: Battery Quarry, North Queensferry, KY11 1JR
We are committed to Equal Opportunities.
Closing Date: Friday 1st January 2016. Interviews to take place within the first week of January 2016.
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