Car Park Attendant

Posted:
Tuesday 23 October 2018
Vacancy type:
Office and administration, Publicity and promotional, Inspiring young people, Helping visitors at our reserves
Location:
Bempton Cliffs Seabird Centre

What we're looking for

Bempton Cliffs is one of the busiest RSPB reserves in the summer. We aim to deliver first class customer care at all times, and that includes helping our visitors to park safely and easily on arrival. With a helpful nature and welcoming smile, we need you to help our visitors by ensuring their visit is a great experience from the very start. At the height of our season (April - June) car parking spaces can be at a premium so you will be working as part of a team to ensure that all spaces in our two car parks (plus an overflow on extremely busy days) are utilised as soon as they become available. Many of our visitors have never been to Bempton Cliffs before so you may also get the opportunity to tell them about the reserve, including where everything is, the best viewpoints to visit and which birds they are likely to see.

The skills you need

Approachable, with a friendly demeanour A desire to help people and exceed expectations through excellent customer care Problem solving Enjoy being part of a team Confidence to initiate conversations with and talk to members of the public Willingness to undertake appropriate training and personal development Please note that this role is not for the faint-hearted. You need to be fit, able to stand for long periods of time in all weathers. Applicants must be over 18 years old and able to work without a chaperone.

Your time

Minimum:
Flexible - only a few hours per day
Duration:
Ongoing
Period:
March - August (especially May and June)

What's in it for you?

•The opportunity to spend your day outdoors •Relevant training •An opportunity to be part of the country's largest nature conservation charity •The opportunity to become part of a friendly, supportive team •Opportunities to use and develop skills and personal initiative •References if appropriate

How to apply

Contact

Scott Davison-Smith, Bempton Cliffs Seabird Centre
Tel: 01262 422212
Email: Scott.Smith@rspb.org.uk

Notes

Travel expenses can be reimbursed (up to a 25 mile radius). Reference number: 8734

Reference number 8734