Water Sports Assistant

  • Job Reference: CRI3707
  • Date Posted: 31 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Crieff Hydro Limited
  • Location: Crieff Hydro, Crieff
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive Salary
  • Sector: Temp, Interim & Seasonal
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Water Sports Assistant - Loch Earn Water Sports Centre

Are you looking for an outdoor, activity based and customer engaging role? We are currently looking for a young dynamic, self-motivated Water Sports Assistant to join our team.

Be part of the family...

We're a family business through and through - family owned, family run, with a warm family welcome for guests and team alike. Our seven hotels are unique and set in three stunning Scottish locations. Some are big, some are small but all offer good food drink, great beds and a ton of things to do including are water sports centre at Loch Earn.

Loch Earn Water Sport Centre

Loch Earn is a beautiful 6 and a half mile long loch set in the southern highlands of Scotland, in the districts of Perth & Kinross and Stirling. Subsequently it allows us to offer a variety of water sports, slip way access and moorings for up to 20 vessels. We also operate two small cafes either side of the Loch.

About the role

No day is the same, as a Water Sports Assistant you will be responsible for the supervision and running of all the activities carried out at the loch. This includes giving private boat tours, renting out kayaks and paddle boards. Whilst activities are being carried out, you will jump in to help with the food and beverage on offer. You will oversee that all activities are carried out in an safe, efficient and timely manner. We need your customer service skills to be excellent.  This is an exciting job for the right person, power boat license, first aid and life guard courses all beneficial but not essential as training will be provided. Some core responsibilities include:

  • Instructing of all water sports activities
  • Managing launches on the slipway
  • Making sure all equipment is well maintained and cleaned
  • Actively promote activities to drive revenue
  • Understand and enforce water sports rules and regulations

What we need from you:

  • Passion - for helping guests to have fun and make memories.
  • Willingness - a desire to learn and work in hospitality
  • Team focus - there are no egos here, just hard-working people who love creating memorable experiences for every guest
  • Ideas and openness - we're up for doing things differently and will try (almost) everything once
  • Fun and easy to talk to - we're looking for personality, not a corporate clone
  • Flexibility - supporting your team to deliver great a great experience.

What you'll get from us

  • The chance to work in a friendly, forward thinking company with investment as a priority.
  • Great benefits - including pension, and discounts on leisure membership, food and hotel stays
  • Live in accommodation may be available

Please note, this opportunity does not qualify for sponsorship. To be considered for this role you should already have a right to work in the UK.