Dunvegan Castle & Gardens is one of the most dynamic, diverse and popular award winning 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 168,000 plus visitors receive our trademark warm Highland welcome in 2019. 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, in-house training and the chance to work with a great team in historic surroundings. Job descriptions for these roles are available upon request.
MacLeod Tables Cafe Cook/Baker (part-time)
As an experienced cook/baker with enthusiasm and a passion for quality food you will be responsible to the Cafe Manager, ensuring ingredients, preparation, cooking, taste and presentation are consistently of a high standard. With an ability to bring new ideas, combining fresh local and seasonal produce, you will play a key role in this popular and busy café. Food hygiene knowledge and appropriate certification is essential.,
MacLeod Tables Cafe Assistants
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.
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.
Support the daily operational performance of the Retail Department team with the purpose of delivering a word class customer service experience to every customer, every time. With our busy retail outlets at Dunvegan Castle, we are looking for people with a passion for selling our high-quality range of products across our four retail outlets. Cash-handling and touch-screen till operations skills are required for which training will be provided. You will have a natural ability to engage with our visitors and achieve high standards of work whilst maintaining attention to detail combined with a friendly, calm and professional manner.
Seal Boats Retail Assistant
Support the daily operational performance of our Seal Boat Shop which includes selling of our high quality range of products within the retail section of the shop as well as assisting visitors when embarking / disembarking our seal boats. Cash-handling and touch-screen till operations skills are required, for which training will be provided. You will have strong interpersonal skills, project a positive attitude as well as communicate effectively with peers and visitors alike.
Parking Attendant/Visitor Facilities Cleaner
We require some extra help to manage the busy castle car park during peak hours and keep our visitor areas spotlessly clean throughout the season. Applicants must have very high standards of customer care and be able to accommodate part-time working seven days per week.
The closing date for these vacancies is the 23 August 2019. Due to the high numbers of applications we receive, we regret that only those applicants short-listed for interview will be contacted. To apply for these roles, please email your CV and a covering letter stating why you fit the job criteria to email@example.com