Campsite Assistant

Organisation: Dalkeith Country Park

Salary: £8.91 per hour

Location: Dalkeith Country Park

Seasonal, mid-July to 31st August

Dalkeith Country Park has been enjoyed by visitors for 120 years and its woodlands, riverside trails, cycle tracks and events calendar are valued by locals and visitors from afar. It is home to Fort Douglas, an exciting children’s adventure park and Restoration Yard, a unique stable yard conversion comprising a retail space, restaurant, food hall and wellness space.

This year we are launching an exciting new campsite to allow our visitors to enjoy our beautiful park and the many other visitor attractions Edinburgh and Midlothian has to offer.

This new venture provides an exciting opportunity to join our team. As Campsite Assistant you will look after reception, check guests in/out, deal with guest turn around, and carry out site cleaning. You may also be asked to help out in other areas of the park, for example, in car parking and Fort Douglas ticketing.

• Can you demonstrate excellent customer service and communication skills?
• Do you have a ‘can do’ attitude and flexible approach to work?
• Are you a great team player with the ability to make a positive contribution?

Sound interesting? If you are friendly, enthusiastic and enjoy being outdoors then we want to hear from you!

Shifts are likely to be from 9.30am to 6pm and working hours will vary – weekend working is essential. Customer facing experience will be an advantage. This is a seasonal position until the end of August.

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Application Deadline: Friday 02/07/2021