Dunvegan Castle & Gardens is one of the most dynamic, diverse and popular 5* visitor attractions on the Isle of Skye. We are looking for enthusiastic and customer focused people to join our existing team and ensure that our 144,000 plus visitors receive a warm Highland welcome this season. You will be a team player, enjoy working in a busy environment and take pride in maintaining high standards of customer service at all times.
We offer excellent rates of pay starting at £7.50 per hour and above, in-house training and the chance to work with a great team in historic surroundings.
Boatmen/women (1 May – 3o September)
We are looking for marine operatives to join our existing team at one of our most popular and busy visitor attractions at Dunvegan. With responsibility for helming our traditional clinker-built boats with up to 7 passengers on short trips to see the Loch Dunvegan resident seal colony, the ideal candidate will have the required Level II Powerboat licence with commercial endorsements: VHF radio, Sea Survival and First Aid (or acceptable equivalents). Training will be provided.
Cafe Assistants (1 May – 3o September)
You will pride yourself on the highest standards of customer care. Ideally with a current basic food hygiene certificate, you will ensure the cafe premises are always scrupulously clean and all our delicious freshly prepared food is beautifully presented. Food preparation, cash-handling and touch-screen till operations skills are required for which training will be provided.
Cuillin Coffee Co Baristas (1 May – 30 September)
We are looking for enthusiastic baristas with previous experience of working in a busy café environment preparing a range of espresso-based drinks to join us on our beach-side coffee bar and coffee van. Practical experience of espresso extraction parameters and latte art would be beneficial. You will have the opportunity to grow the brand locally at iconic island locations while working with our favoured spring lever espresso machines. You must be willing to work weekends and be flexible in your hours. A full UK driving licence and your own vehicle are essential for the role. If you are a friendly, confident, self-motivated and trustworthy individual who is passionate about quality coffee while looking to enjoy a season developing your skills in the beautiful Isle of Skye, then this is the place for you.
To apply for these roles, please email your CV and a covering letter stating why you fit the job criteria to firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for applications is 1st May 2017. Due to the high numbers of applications we receive, we regret that only those applicants short-listed for interview will be contacted.