Job description - Campsite Warden
Alton Water ranks as one of the best green spaces in the county and maintains high standards throughout the park; this is reflected in the recent achievement of our Green Flag award. Set in 400 acres of beautiful countryside, the park provides the perfect location for walks, cycle rides, wildlife spotting and family picnics. The campsite provides a fantastic holiday location from which to explore Alton Water Park and Suffolk’s many other tourist attractions.
Our campsite facilitates up to 88 caravan and camping pitches and is open seasonally, from April – October, 7 days a week. We are looking for a customer focused individual to join us for the 2022 season. Starting in April 2022 and remaining on site until October 2022, your primary focus will be to ensure the safety and enjoyment of the campers. In this hands-on, physically demanding position, you’ll be the first point of contact for campers’ enquiries, providing an excellent customer service at all times.
Supported by the Park Manager and park staff, you’ll be involved in the maintenance of the grounds and facilities, managing bookings and arrivals, keeping the toilet and shower block clean. What do you need? We are looking for you to have undertaken a previous season as a Campsite Assistant/Warden and have previous experience in a customer orientated role, an understanding and ability to carry out general maintenance and have a love of camping and caravanning. It would be advantageous if you have experience of promoting events and facilities through Social Media.
You’ll have a caravan pitch, complete with an electric hook-up point, free of charge and have access to the facilities at Alton Water Park. You’ll be employed on a Fixed Term Contract of approx. 880 hours for the duration and earn a salary of circa £9,100 (inclusive of evening stand-by allowances). Being a successful water company doesn’t come easy!
Some of our benefits include: Bonus scheme Private health care Competitive pension scheme 23 days annual leave rising with length of service Flexible benefits to support your wellbeing Flexible working (dependent on your role) Plus lots more!
We also take Health and Safety very seriously in everything that we do If you are offered a job with us, you’ll be subject to the relevant/standard employment checks, including: your right to work in the UK, reference, driving licence and identity check. Depending on your role, you may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.
Caravn pitch, complete with an eletric hook-up point, free of charge and access to the facilities at Alton Water Park.
Alton is the largest Water Park in Suffolk with over 400 acres of beautiful countryside. Our campsite sits within the boundaries of the park, a stones throw away from our recently refurbished tea room. Also a very short walk away is the Watersports centre and cycle hire.
The Campsite is a level, grassy area with 88 pitches served by electric hook-ups. The toilet/shower block has a male and female section, with 5 showers per section. Additionally there is a covered area for dish washing and a waste facility at the rear.