Dove Meadows Wardens 2021

Job Title: Live-in Warden Couple

Responsible To: Site Owners

Hours: Seasonal, Full time, On-call over evenings and weekends

Location: Marazion, Cornwall

Rate: To be Discussed

Start Date: March 2021

End Date: Mid-October 2021

FIXED TERM

(Open Season March-Septemeber)

Job Description:

Dove Meadows is a small family owned touring caravan and camping site in Marazion, Cornwall.

Owners live on site and are looking for a friendly, experienced warden couple to join us to open and run the season in 2021, and thereafter if applicable.

The successful candidates will be replacing our retiring wardens who currently run all daily aspects of the site.

Customer service and satisfaction are our paramount concern, so a friendly and welcoming disposition is essential.

The role would ideally suit a hardworking couple with no children, pets are negotiable, and non smokers preferred.

Candidates must have their own accommodation (owned or hired motorhome or caravan) to pitch on hardstanding warden pitch at the front of the site (All services included).

Be prepared to get stuck in! Site wardens are expected to be able to tackle many duties. Full training will be provided.

Successful applicants will be invited to visit the site for a number of nights free of charge for meet and greet, and tour of the work duties.

Successful candidates must be able to attend the site late season 2020 for training, terms to be negotiated.

Listed below are essential duties but are not exhaustive:

*Manning the reception, taking phone and email bookings

*Welcoming customers to the site and taking enquiries, interacting in a friendly and professional manner

*Cash and card machine payments

*Daily book keeping

*Carrying out continuous site maintenance and keeping the area looking neat and tidy: grass mowing, hedge cutting, sweeping, general repairs including simple plumbing and electrical repairs

*Assisting customers to their allocated pitch and ensuring safe levelling and hook-up

*Liaising with management for general site running and stock ordering

*Cleaning of the onsite facilities, toilets, showers, dishwashing area etc

*Managing the sites waste: recycling and bins and inspection of chemical waste points

Personal Specification:

*EXPERIENCED Warden couple, ideally non-smokers

*Own van or ability to hire one

*Friendly, professional, excellent communications skills

*Full UK driving licence

*Knowledge of cash handling and card payments and basic spreadsheet use

*Flexible, adaptable and hardworking

*Available to be on call over evenings and weekends

*CRB check

*Confident in ability to use both manual and power tools, including ride-on lawn mower, hedge trimmers and strimmer.

For enquires and applications, please contact Lily on 07790261371, or apply to lily@dovemeadows.co.uk