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RECRUITMENT OPEN DAY

Openwide International Ltd – Bournemouth BH2

Exciting seasonal part-time, full-time, weekend positions. New jobs opportunities have arisen at Key West, RockReef, PierZIP & Retail!

This year why not choose to work on Bournemouth’s most Iconic Pier, 200 meters out to sea. We are made up of three main businesses on the pier and we are looking for a host of new and excited, hardworking enthusiastic people wanting to join our team! We currently have roles in the following businesses…

RockReef Indoor Climbing Activity Attraction & PierZIP

If you have a passion for anything sporty and you want a challenge then you may be the right person for us. The following roles include, instructors, lead instructors and Receptionist. The PierZIP is the FIRST and ONLY pier to shore zip wire experience in the world! Be a zip Instructor or a receptionist in ZIP Base. www.rockreef.co.uk

Key West Bar & Grill

Are you a catering & hospitality enthusiast or looking for a new role in catering, we would love hear from you. We have an array of roles in the kitchen comprising of Chef de partie to waiters and bar staff. www.keywestbournemouth.co.uk

Bournemouth Pier Retail

Do you love the customer service? We have a fantastic opportunity for those who do, working in our tourist shops looking out to the beach. We have various positions in our beach shop, ice cream kiosk, pasty shop and more. www.thebournemouthpier.com

Full training will be given for all roles. We are offering flexible hours of work, with evening and daytime shifts available. You must be able to work bank holidays and weekends. Contracts will be discussed with the successful interviewees. Hourly rates will also be variable dependent on experience. Not sure on the type of role you would like to do? No worries, why not pop down to one of our recruitment days below…

Recruitment Open Days: Simply bring yourself and a copy of your CV

Retail Jobs: Thursday 1st March 2018 4pm – 7pm / Saturday 3rd March 10am – 2pm

Hospitality Jobs: Friday 2nd March 2018 4pm – 7pm / Saturday 3rd March 10am – 2pm

Activity Centre Jobs: Friday 2nd March 2018 4pm – 7pm / Saturday 3rd March 10am – 2pm

RESTAURANT SUPERVISOR

Openwide International Ltd – Bournemouth BH2

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team here at Key West located at the end of the Bournemouth Pier.

Set in the middle of seven miles of golden sands, Bournemouth pier is an iconic landmark with views of the Isle of Wight in the east to Studland and the isle of Purbeck in the west.

A unique position, with challenges of managing the busy summer season, with just day time opening hours in the winter.

Key West is a very diverse unique operation catering for a wide range of customer expectations, from our popular Coffee & Cake Deal, Lavish Weddings Receptions or relaxing to watch the sunset with one our cool cocktails. Our menu is good honest home cooked food with our famous Gourmet Burgers/Fish & Chips.

Key West has 250 covers inside and a further 250 on our large outside sun terrace.

Restaurant Supervisor – Full time position

We are looking for:

  • Personality with good previous experience in Restaurant/Bar and Events.
  • Motivate and inspire the team through a genuine passion for hospitality.
  • Drive sales by ensuring guest satisfaction, through standards and service.
  • Maximise profits by controlling food, beverage and labour costs.

To apply for this position, please email your cv and covering letter to recruitment@thebournemouthpier.com

RESTAURANT GENERAL MANAGER

Openwide International Ltd – Bournemouth BH2

Restaurant General Manager vacancy: A fantastic opportunity for a General Manager looking to make the next step into a venue with huge opportunities. Key West Bar & Grill is situated on the iconic Bournemouth Pier.
As a General Manager within our business you will be responsible for all the site KPIs and be given a development plan. You will have been in a General Manager role for at least 12 months and have experience in corporate events, functions, weddings and seasonal trade operation.
Ideally, you will have controlled weekly sales volumes of over 30k and had experiences in a bar / fresh food environment. You must have evidence of delivering great hospitality and impeccable standards.
What are we looking for?

Are you…
• Results driven? – Do you have the determination to set and achieve goals?
• Organised? – Do you have the ability to plan, prioritise & organise your work?
• Full of initiative? – Are you willing to take appropriate action before being asked?
• A great relationship builder? – Can you build and maintain effective internal and external relationships?
• An Effective Communicator? – Are you able to convey ideas effectively –getting into the hearts and minds of your audience?
• Do you share our values? – Are you passionate to make the most of your job in a positive and fun way
• Passion for the industry
We’re very excited about this role and would love to hear from you if you think you have what it takes!
Salary OTE £30k plus benefits
Who we are and what we do
Openwide International was formed in 1992 and employs a permanent team of over 60 staff. We maintain a network of internationally renowned experts in all areas of resort/attraction development and operation as well as theatrical production.

OUR OPERATIONS INCLUDE:
• Visitor Attractions
• Bars
• Restaurants
• Retail Outlets
• Coffee Shops
• Catering Outlets
• Theatres & Events

Please Note: due to volumes of applicants, our vacancies can close early. Make sure you get your applications in as soon as possible to avoid disappointment!
Please send applications to gmacdougall@thebournemouthpier.com

CHEF DE PARTIE

Openwide International Ltd – Bournemouth BH2

Chef de Partie vacancy: A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Chef looking to make the next step into a venue with huge opportunities. Key West Bar & Grill is situated on the iconic Bournemouth Pier.
What are we looking for?

Are you…
– Used to working in a fast paced environment?
– An Effective Communicator? – Are you able to convey ideas effectively to a team?
– Experienced in cooking fresh food?
– Organised? – Do you have the ability to plan, prioritise & organise your work?
– Do you share our values? – Are you passionate to make the most of your job in a positive and fun way
– Passion for the industry
A great opportunity is now available to join an outstanding kitchen team and become part of our rapidly developing business. We are now looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Chef de Partie with a desire to work hard and grow with our team at this already well established venue.
Hours: min 40 hours per week
Hourly rate £8.00- 9.00 per hour DOE
Benefits:
– Opportunities for development
– Staff discount
– Tips/Tronc
– Uniform
– Use of Leisure facilities on Bournemouth Pier
– Work on the iconic Bournemouth Pier
Applications to be sent to recruitment@thebournemouthpier.com

KITCHEN PORTER

 

Openwide International Ltd – Bournemouth BH2

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team here at Key West located at the end of Bournemouth Pier.

Set in the middle of seven miles of golden sands, Bournemouth pier is an iconic landmark with views of the Isle of Wight in the east to Studland and the isle of Purbeck in the west.

At Key West the kitchen is the heart of the restaurant delivering food with passion and attention to detail. As Kitchen Porter you will know your kitchen inside and out providing clean and safe equipment.

Hours of work will be flexible with evenings, weekends and school holidays.

Job Type: Part Time.  Zero hour contact

Hourly rates will also be variable dependent on experience and position.

To apply for this position, please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@thebournemouthpier.com

RECEPTIONIST

 

Openwide International Ltd – Bournemouth BH2

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team here at RockReef!

As a receptionist you will be the first port of call for our customers.

Experience essential.

Job Type: Part-time up to 16 hours a week. (Hours will increase during school holidays)

Requirements:

  • Good command of the English language
  • Sound IT skills (Word processing, Emails, Till use)
  • Work well with children
  • Weekend availability
  • Organisational skills
  • Ability to work under pressure at busy times
  • Strong written and oral communication

Specification:

  • Answering enquiries via phone calls and email
  • Greeting of guests
  • Giving advice on products
  • Taking individual and group bookings
  • Receiving payments
  • Performing basic clerical duties and admin tasks as needed
  • Cash handling and Till reconciliation

To apply for this position, please email your cv and covering letter to recruitment@thebournemouthpier.com

SEASONAL CAFE STAFF

 

Openwide International Ltd – Bournemouth BH2

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team here at RockReef!

As a Cafe Staff member you will be the first port of call for our customers.

Must be able to work weekends & school Holidays.

Requirements:

  • Good command of the English language
  • Excellent Customer Service
  • Work well with children
  • Flexible hours
  • Attention to detail
  • Work as part of team

Specification:

  • Cash handling and Till reconciliation
  • Serving customers in a pleasant and courteous manner
  • Undertaking the preparation of the food and beverages served in the café

To apply for this position, please email your cv and covering letter to recruitment@thebournemouthpier.com

SEASONAL ROCKREEF INSTRUCTOR

 

Openwide International Ltd – Bournemouth BH2

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our team here at RockReef!

We are currently looking for a seasonal instructor. If you are working in a boring shop, office or restaurant and are looking for a change, something exciting and new. If you have a great personality, amazing social skills and are looking for a challenge.

Requirements:

  • Good command of the English language
  • Amazing social skills
  • Work well with children
  • Flexible hours
  • Attention to detail
  • Work as part of team
  • A head for heights will be essential.

Full training will be given, if you have a passion for anything sporty and you want a challenge as well as just a job then you may be the right person for us.

Hours of work will be flexible with evening and daytime shifts available. You must be prepared to work school holidays, bank holidays and weekends.

Contracts will be discussed upon a successful interview. Hourly rates will also be variable dependent on experience and position.

To apply for this position, please email your CV and covering letter to recruitment@thebournemouthpier.com

Openwide International Ltd – Bournemouth BH2

If you would like to be put on a waiting list for other or similar positions here on the Bournemouth Pier, please email your cv and covering letter to recruitment@thebournemouthpier.com

We can hold all cv’s on record for a maximum of 6 months

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