Visitor Services Assistant - Dundee Science Centre

Dundee Science Centre is looking for 2 exceptional people to join the team to help make every visitor’s experience of the Centre one to remember.

Part time – Varied Hours: *Hours will vary every week ranging from 7.5 - 15 hours depending on the needs of the business (occasional evening *work will be required)

Part time – 30 hours: *Hours will be 30 per week; days of work will be Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday (days may change occasionally and additional shifts may be available, depending on the needs of the business) (occasional evening work will be required)*

Are you the face of Dundee Science Centre?

Are you a friendly, enthusiastic individual with the ability to use your initiative when working on your own as well as being an excellent team player? If so, we want to meet you!

You will have exceptional customer service skills and an interest in the commercial and catering industry. Successful candidates will have exceptional customer service skills which will be required when welcoming all visitors to the Centre when they come to our Reception, coffee shop or gift shop. You will be the public face of and an ambassador for Dundee Science Centre.

Duties for the varied hours position offering 7.5-15 hours per week will include carrying out the daily operation in Infusion Coffee Shop including; food preparation, preparing hot beverages to the required standard, all food hygiene related activities, completion of relevant paperwork, cash handling and customer care.

Duties for the position that offers 30 hours per week will include ensuring each visitor coming into the Centre receives all relevant information at reception to ensure they receive a 5 star experience within Dundee Science Centre. In addition you will have experience of online diary and booking systems and have till operation and cash handling experience.

Successful candidates will be creative and enthusiastic with the ability to work effectively under pressure as well as efficiently during quieter periods.

Full training will be given on all aspects of both roles.

Both positions will involve shifts in both commercial areas of the business (reception and coffee shop).

Hourly rate: £5.90 - £7.38 or £7.83 (NMW)

Job Type: Part-time


working on reception desk welcoming visitors: 1 year (Required)
working in a coffee shop environment: 1 year (Preferred)
food preparation, including paninis, baked potatoes: 1 year (Preferred)
working with online booking and diary systems: 1 year (Required)
operating a coffee machine: 1 year (Preferred)
till operation: 1 year (Required)

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