Careers at Rudding Park

Painter & Decorator

Painter & Decorator

Salary:  A competitive wage above National Minimum Wage depending on your age.
Job Types: Casual contract with possibility of becoming permanent.  Hours 8.00–4.30pm, but ideally you would also need to be flexible to meet the needs of the business.

We are currently looking to strengthen the maintenance team at Rudding Park and employ an experienced painter/decorator. You will maintain and renovate the various areas of Rudding Park including wallpapering, decorating and painting to the highest standards.

Key Responsibilities:

To ensure routine maintenance is carried out at Rudding Park, reporting any damage, wear and tear, ensuring faults are noted and rectified properly

To handle and use equipment and tools in a safe manner at all times and ensure all equipment is stored safely

Ensure proper signage is always used and painting is carried out to a high standard

To report to the Decorating Supervisor and Head of Maintenance any defects

To carry out all duties to maintain Rudding Park standards without impairing guest safety and comfort

To deal with all departments in a polite and courteous manner

Assist in any areas where demand is required and follow instructions and carry out any reasonable request as may be required by the Hotel Management

Be responsible for Health and Safety as an individual and also to work colleagues, customers and the business reporting concerns through the Health and Safety processes and procedures

Ensure Continuous Professional Development of self including attending required training courses and seeking means of developing within the business

Promote continuous improvement in the level of quality and guest care provided by the business and make proposals/suggestions where applicable.

Respect colleagues and the working environment at all times.

Ensure high standards of dress and self-presentation within the working environment

Undertake any other duties commensurate within the position for which you are qualified

Who are we?

We are a leading award winning luxury resort just on the outskirts of the beautiful town of Harrogate. Our Values of Care, Passion and Quality are evident in everything we do. This starts with our people who join our ever-growing successful team. We have been making magical memories for our guests for almost 50 years having been owned by the same family for all of this time who are constantly reinvesting into Rudding and its people.

We would like you to take a moment to think would you like to be part of this? Would you like to join our team and grow along the way with us? We are creating a legacy, which is putting our town and county on the map having won accolades such as large hotel of the year in 2018, best newcomer and 5 bubble luxury within our first year at the good spa guide awards.

We are an inclusive employer and support our local community. We are proud winners of an industry Catey for accessibility, which shows our ethos of being inclusive to all. We have also recently won Independent Hotel of the Year 2019 at the Annual Catey awards in London.

What's needed?

Applicants will have a strong and experienced background in the painting and decorating industry. It would be also be advantageous to hold a City & Guilds Certification or NVQ Level 2.

We are looking for applicants who are driven, able to work with other team members and as an individual, have good communication skills and are presentable. A full driving licence is a bonus. 

Staff Benefits:

A fun, family orientated working environment where no two days are the same!
Quarterly tip payment (paid through Rudding Park tronc system)
Uniform
Meal on duty
Free car parking

If you feel that you have what it takes to join our team and are looking for your next career step within a progressive award winning organisation which provides future career opportunities, including training and progression, please send your CV to recruitment@ruddingpark.com

 

 

 

 

Gardener

Gardener

Application deadline: 30/09/2020
Hours: 40 hours per week, 5 days over 7 (including seasonal variation of hours and weekend work)
Salary: £19,000.00-£22,000.00 per year

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic Gardener to support the Hotel and Holiday Park Head Gardener in the day-to-day maintenance of the estate grounds.

Key responsibilities include:

Working with hand held machinery and light plant equipment such as lawn mowers, strimmers, blowers, and hedge cutters.
Maintenance of the beds, borders and woodland areas around the hotel and holiday park.
Assisting with new projects around the hotel and holiday park.
Assisting the Kitchen Gardener in the Walled Kitchen Garden, carrying out tasks such as cropping, propagation, and glasshouse work.
Carrying out guest tours of the Kitchen Garden.  
Carrying our spraying operations when required.
To ensure a safe working environment in line with Health and Safety and to ensure COSHH regulations are followed when using dangerous or hazardous chemicals.
Supporting other teams in relevant tasks and carrying out any other reasonable maintenance requests on the remainder of the estate as requested (including working at a height when necessary). 
Ensuring that the estate grounds are kept to the highest standard possible.   

The successful candidate must be:

Able to work in a team and to be flexible.
Self-motivated.
Possess good attention to detail.
Willing to work outside in all weathers.

Qualification requirements:

BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Horticulture or similar.
PA1, PA6A Spraying qualifications.
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar gardening role.
Full, clean driving license.
Tractor driving competency (desirable).
Trailer license (desirable).

Employee benefits include:

  • Tip scheme
  • Company events
  • Discounted or free food whilst on shift
  • Employee discounts
  • Free or subsidised travel when on shift
  • On-site parking

If you feel that you have what it takes to join our team and are looking for your next career step within a progressive award winning organisation which provides future career opportunities, including training and progression, please send your CV to recruitment@ruddingpark.com

 

Chef De Partie

Chef De Partie

Salary: £22,000 per year depending on your skills and experience.
Hours: 5 days over 7 

We are looking for a skilled Chef De Partie to join our exceptionally skilled team. To be considered, you will need to have a minimum of 2 years’ experience already working as a CDP, cooking in a kitchen that cares about the food it sends out. Cooking skills are important, but our chefs are also consistent, reliable, willing to learn and adaptable to different ways of working.

If we have given you food for thought and you have an appetite for learning and champion all things food and flavours, this could be your dream role!

Your Role will include…

· Preparation of dishes using the best fresh & local produce.
· Supporting the team working all sections as required
· Taking pride in being responsible for helping to deliver high-quality food for our guests
. Working across all kitchens within the Rudding Park estate, helping you get an understanding of the whole business 

A bit about you…

Ideally, you will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role with a broad range of food knowledge and competence.
You should have worked in a busy kitchen and thrive under pressure.
You will be an excellent team player and who can respectfully communicate to the team.
You should possess a lot of stamina/energy to keep up to speed during occasional hectic spells of business.
You should have a desire to aim for high standards.
You should be reliable, hardworking, trustworthy and passionate in your work.

About us

We are a leading award winning luxury resort just on the outskirts of the beautiful town of Harrogate. Our Values of Care, Passion and Quality are evident in everything we do. This starts with our people who join our ever-growing successful team. We have been making magical memories for our guests for almost 50 years having been owned by the same family for all of this time who are constantly reinvesting into Rudding and its people.

We are creating a legacy, which is putting our town and county on the map having won accolades such as large hotel of the year in 2018, best newcomer and 5-bubble luxury within our first year at the good spa guide awards.

We are an inclusive employer and support our local community. We are proud winners of an industry Catey for accessibility, which shows our ethos of being inclusive to all. We have also recently won a Catey award for Best Independent Hotel of the Year 2019.

If you feel that you have what it takes to join our team and are looking for your next career step within a progressive award winning organisation which provides future career opportunities, including training and progression, please send your CV to recruitment@ruddingpark.com