Campsite & Facilities assistant role:
Rock Farm Slane are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, hands-on campsite & facilities assistant that is interested in learning the workings of an ecotourism operation.
This position will suit someone who loves the outdoors and has an interest in tourism/hospitality.
This position will be covered by several operators and we will be able to offer flexible hours including weekends. The weekends are our busiest days of the week especially during the Summer and as such days off during the week are given in lieu of weekend hours.
You will be reporting directly into the Campsite Management team and would be working as part of a fun and motivated team who are passionate about delivering top quality guest experiences.
Duties will include:
- Preparing firewood in accommodation and for campfires
- Cleaning and lighting the hot tubs/pizza ovens and tending to the fire
- Stocking up the firewood around the hot tub/pizza
- Assisting with setting up and taking down bell tents
- Waste management – emptying bins and the servicing of compost toilets
- Assist housekeeping – where required
- Mowing grass and weeding around the campsite
- Gardening and composting
- Assisting in related farm tasks
- Preparing activities such as electric bikes for guests
- Guest services – servicing client needs when required
Contract: This position is seasonal from the beginning of April until the end of October. That said, successful candidates may be considered for longer contracts as required by the business.
Salary: Will be dependent on experience and will be discussed during interview
How to apply: Applications will be only be considered by email and must include a covering letter telling us a little about yourself and why you think you are suitable for the role along with a copy of your current CV. All applicants are asked to include contact details for references. Please note that only successful candidates will be called for interview.
We also have openings for candidates to join our housekeeping/cleaning team – if you are interested in applying please use the email address below sending us a covering letter, references and CV.
Email your application to: firstname.lastname@example.org
About Rock Farm Slane
Established in 2013 we operate a back to nature eco-tourism holiday and adventure centre on our working organic farm here in Slane, Co Meath. We employ, full and part time staff as well as seasonal staff to assist us with the smooth operation of the business.
Our accommodation offering includes a glamping site with 5 luxury yurts, 2 shepherd huts, a bell tent village as well as our 6 bedroom eco guest house The Lime House which offers year round facilities to guests looking to stay in the Boyne Valley.
The range of activities and experiences we offer guests as part of their stay include recreational tree climbing, electric bike tours of the region, kayaking, rafting and stand up paddle boarding.