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The Zip World Team is expanding fast and we have the following positions available

Zip World opened in 2013 with 8 employees running the fastest zip line in the world from a small office in Bethesda. Four years later, the Zip World Family has grown to over 300 employees operating nine adventures at three stunning locations in north Wales.


 Introducing the Zip World Team

Cafe Assistants needed at Zip World Fforest, Betws Y Coed!

Zip World opened in 2013 with 8 employees running the fastest zip line in the world from a portable cabin. Four years later, the Zip World Family has grown to nearly 250 employees operating eleven unique adventures at three stunning locations in north Wales.

Zip World aims to be the most successful, people focused, location based, adventure tourism brand in the world with the provision of exciting and shared adventure experiences in unique environments.

Weekends, bank holidays, school holidays are our busiest times. Your working hours will be reflective of this.

We require the very best to join our fast growing team. We need energetic, articulate and passionate staff focused on delivering an excellent service to our discerning customer base.

Essential requirements and skills

  • Highly motivated
  • Ability to positively interact with a wide range of groups and individuals
  • Have an exceptionally high regard for safety
  • Able to follow strict procedures consistently and repeatedly
  • Food safety and hygiene certificate

Duties include:

  • Undertaking preparation of the food and beverages served in the café
  • Cleaning the kitchen and café area
  • Operating the till
  • Washing up
  • Serving customers in a pleasant manner
  • Customer service skills

Staff Package:

Contracts are 0hr. Flexibility and weekend work in essential. 

In return for your hard working commitment you will be entitled to a number of Zip World benefits, including;

A limited number of free and discounted tickets on any of our adventures
Food & Beverage discounts at our sites
Discount on partner clothing, e.g, Garmin, Cotswold, Mountain Equipment etc
Discount on other local attractions
Social events throughout the year

Your hourly rate will meet national minimum wage. 

Applying couldn’t be easier… If you require further information and/or to see the Job Description, please contact Naomi Jackson at recruitment@zipworld.co.uk. To apply for this role please fill in our online application form.

Instructor at Zip World Penrhyn Quarry, Bethesda

Zip World opened in 2013 with 8 employees running the fastest zip line in the world from a small office in Bethesda. Four years later, the Zip World Family has grown to over 300 staff operating nine unique adventures at three stunning locations in north Wales. Zip World aims to be the most recommended experience brand in the world through the provision extraordinary adventure experiences in spectacular environments.  

If you require further information and/or to see the job description, please contact Naomi Jackson at recruitment@zipworld.co.uk. To apply for this role please visit our website www.zipworld.co.uk/jobs to fill in our online application form.

Location: Zip World Penrhyn Quarry

The Zip World Instructor role:

We require the very best to join our fast growing team. We need energetic, articulate and passionate staff focused on delivering an excellent service to our discerning customer base.

Each day is different at Zip World. As a Zip World Instructor you will welcome customers and prepare them to take part on our adventures. You will ensure our guests have a great time, even those who are not participating. Prior to our guests taking part on our adventures, one of your duties may involve you will fit and removing harnesses and PPE correctly followed with instructing and briefing customers on their adventure experience. Another part of your role will be preparing our customers to go down the zip wire ensuring their experience is not only safe, but one to remember.  

We will take care of providing you with the training and support you need to be confident and successful in your role. Whilst working at Zip World, you will be offered training opportunities and gain a wide range of transferable skills.

Hours:  An employment contract on a minimum of 18hrs per week based on a rota system implemented by Zip World. The 18 hours per week would be based on the weekends and holidays. We would envisage you working between 30-40hrs per week during school holidays.

The employment contract offered would be fixed term, for one season only. The core season will be April to October. Extensions for weekends and holidays may be offered

Hourly rate:  You shall be paid at the National Minimum Wage rate for the initial training period only. On successful completion of the training period, your rate of pay shall increase to £8.50.

Person specification
Essential:

  • Is highly motivated
  • Have an exceptionally high regard for safety and able to work under own initiative without supervision
  • Ability to positively interact with a wide range of groups and individuals
  • Able to follow strict procedures consistently and repeatedly on our adventures
  • Be able to work with other colleagues in a dynamic environment
  • High energy levels with a cheerful attitude and the ability to work under pressure
  • Basic first aid certificate to be obtained prior to start date
  • Must like working outdoors
  • Must be able to follow company procedures diligently

Desirable:

  • Customer service experience
  • Previous outdoor adventure experience
  • To have visited a Zip World site

Staff Package:  In return for your hard working commitment you will be entitled to a number of Zip World benefits, including;

  • A number of free and discounted tickets on any of our adventures
  • Food & Beverage discounts at our sites
  • Discount on partner clothing, e.g, Garmin, Cotswold, Mountain Equipment etc
  • Discount on other local attractions
  • Social events throughout the year

Weekends, bank holidays, school holidays are our busiest times. Your working hours will be reflective of this.

Positions available: 25

Closing date:  9am 27 November 2017

Interview date: 11 December 2017

Start date: 29 January 2018


Zip World aims to be the most successful, people focused, location based, adventure tourism brand in the world with the provision of exciting and shared adventure experiences in unique environments.  

We need energetic, articulate and passionate staff focused on delivering an excellent service to our discerning customer base.
 





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