Assistant Ranger required for work near Thetford - 6 month contract
An exciting position has arisen for a 6 month temporary contract (with potential extension for the right candidate) working for a busy visitor centre near Thetford.
This role is very varied, duties will include, but are not limited to:
- Providing excellent customer service for queries and sales of maps and merchandise
- Staff supervision
- Completing visual inspections of trails and recreations areas, and undertake repairs as required.
- Support the car park management team
- Cash handling
- Litter picking and general site and facility cleanliness.
You will also be undertaking Duty Manager responsibilities on a rostered basis, this will involve providing First Aid, allocation of tasks to staff, cashing up tills, and Windows-based IT tasks.
This organisation prides itself on providing a fantastic customer experience for all visitors, and there is a real focus for everyone to feel welcome. It is essential therefore that you are of a friendly disposition and are approachable to customers at all times. You need to be able to work efficiently, whilst still demonstrating a high quality of work.
This position is rostered over a seven day week, so you will need a flexible approach to working as you will be required for weekend and some evening work. Due to the location and nature of the work, a drivers licence is essential. Practical experience in working in a grounds maintenance or estates background would be beneficial, though not essential.
If you enjoy working outside and have a proactive and friendly approach, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.
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