Multiskilled Retail Host - Chessington, Surrey
Hours: Full time & part time, fully flexible. Fixed term contract from March 2022 to November.
Benefits: We offer up to £9.50 per hour, plus exclusive discount on our animal VIP experiences, a range of training and development opportunities and a Merlin Magic Pass - 20 free tickets for you, your family and friends to enjoy all of our Merlin Attractions across the world, plus much more!
About the Role
Guests visit Chessington World of Adventures Resort for Britain’s wildest day out and our teams play a massive part in creating those memorable family experiences.
If you want to work in a roaringly fun and unique environment, where no two days are the same, with the opportunity to develop your skills, then this position could be for you!
You may start your day welcoming and interacting with our guests at Admissions, ensuring they have the best start to their day; a smooth entry to the park and ready to start their Wildest Adventure! You’ll be checking tickets, answering questions, giving directions – and always with a smile!
Come the afternoon, you’ll put your retail skills into action and work in one of our 11 retail units – operating tills, replenishing stock, visual merchandising and delivering amazing guest-obsessed service to our Adventurers.
Wherever you may find yourself in this multi-skilled role, you’ll be there to ensure guests are having the best possible day, providing any assistance that they may require.
Every day will be completely different, which means you get to meet people from ALL over the Resort!
To be successful in this role you’ll need to be guest-obsessed, a great multi-tasker, and someone who enjoys a challenge! We’re looking for highly motivated individuals with bags of enthusiasm and energy, and a willingness to learn. Previous experience in customer service would be an advantage however, training will be provided so this isn’t mandatory. What is essential is that you can work well with others, deliver excellent customer service with confidence and a smile on your face, and you’re someone who loves to have FUN!
If this sounds like you, then complete our short application (no CV needed!)
You could then be in with the chance of an invitation to one of our hiring events where you could be offered the job on the day!
Alongside a fun and friendly environment, we offer a fabulous package and amazing training and development prospects and opportunities to learn!
Our package include access to our Merlin benefits page with discounts on over 1000 fashion and electronic retailers, restaurants, and travel, as well as 25% discount in our on-site retail shops and restaurants and 40% discount on LEGO.
Everyone Matters at Merlin.
At Merlin we welcome the world to our magical attractions and resorts every day and we want to reflect that same multicultural mix inside our business too. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse workplace where people can be themselves, have the same opportunities and thrive together. Because at Merlin, everyone matters!
Together, we work to create a workplace where everyone feels valued, no matter their age, race, gender, disability or sexual orientation. Although we understand that we'll always be learning and growing, we aim to be the most inclusive and flexible employer in our industry.