Jobs up for grabs as Pier prepares for new season

by Nigel Brown Jan 07 2019 11     2,630
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January 7, 2019

 

More than 30 jobs are up for grabs at Clacton Pier as it prepares for the start of the new season in February.

Bosses are looking to recruit full-time, part-time and seasonal posts to work right across the 6.5 acre landmark attraction.

A special event is being staged on Thursday January 24 from 12pm to 8pm in the Boardwalk Bar and Grill and anyone interested in joining the team is invited to turn up with their CV.

Ewelina Majewska, Operations Manager at the Pier, said there will be a whole host of positions that need to be filled as the Pier gears up for February half term.

“We are a truly a 52-week a year business with our new £4 million development of indoor attractions and have been busy throughout the winter so far,” she said.

“However, we are now looking ahead a month or so to when the rides will be re-opening and we will need to employ extra staff in a number of areas to cope with the expected increase in visitor numbers.

“It is an opportunity to join the Pier family and as we are keen to promote from within, it could be the start of a very fulfilling career with the chance to work your way up the ladder. I myself started as a rides operator and did several other jobs before landing my current managerial position.”

Among the posts to fill are a rides manager with an engineering background, electronics and mechanical engineers, general ride attendants, arcade attendants, and bowling attendants.

The Pier is also looking for an assistant manager (food and drink), chefs, a specialist pizza chef, waiters and waitresses, party hosts, and cleaners.

“We are always keen to give local people a chance of employment so please come along for a chat on January 24,” added Ewelina.

Clacton Pier employs around 200 people at the height of the summer period.

Those who cannot make it on the day but want to be considered should call 01255 421115; email info@clactonpier.co.uk or visit the bowling reception for an application form.


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11Comments

Jessica Rygal 4 months ago

So could a 15 year old apply next year to work in a kiosk ?

cameron barker 7 months ago

Hello I’m 16 in January would I still be able to get a job on the pier, I don’t mind what it is your offering job wise. would you mind sending me an email regarding this, many thanks cameron.

John moore 7 months ago

Hi my name is john moore and iam interested in applying for one of your positions on clacton pier iam looking for part time evenings and or weekends positions, iam very reliable honest and trust worthy with the intentions of helping the millions of customer from around the world the most amazing and memorable experience which make them wanna come back next year, iam a quick learner and capable of doing a variety of tasks very well please contact me if i could become part of your entertainment team thanking you john Moore

Clare Ellis 7 months ago

Hi there I am interested in working on Clacton pier do I need a cv I am 41 now thanks and regards

Shannon 7 months ago

HIya where do i get an application and do I need a CV im 16.

Tez 10 months ago

Oh and at the end of the season u will be let go anyways my mate did a hole season and was a gd worker for the bar but as the season come to a close she was then let go and now there looking for new staff to replace them because the younger ones get payed less think you find its about 5 pound 25 pence for under 18 and 8 50 an hour for over 18 hence why there recruting for new staff

Tez 10 months ago

Wouldnt waste your time its a 0 hour contract worked there for 4 months and left due to rude managers and the way it is run u cant go to toilet if you are working rides they make you wait and for girls its worse if your on your monthly they dont care they will make you stamd there till you leak through like they did with one of the young girls that worked there before

Nigel Brown 11 months ago

Hi Lacie and Raymona, basically you need to be at least 16 for the majority of jobs but someone in the kiosk may be 15.

Lacie keeshan 11 months ago

How old do you have to be

Raymona James 11 months ago

Hello how old do you have to be to work within your company.

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