Duty Manager - Buffet Restaurant

  • Job Reference: 00001338-1
  • Date Posted: 7 December 2023
  • Recruiter: Butlins Minehead
  • Website: https://jobs.butlins.com/
  • Location: Butlins Minehead Jobs
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

At Butlin’s, we’re all about fun, excitement and adventure by the bucketload! For over 80 years we’ve been delighting hundreds of thousands of guests each year, whether on a non-stop action family break or our epic Adult only Big Weekenders.

Ask any of our team, past and present, and one of the best things they’ll say about working at Butlin’s is our culture! We’re all about providing our guests with an Altogether More Entertaining and Fun Break, brought to life through our three mighty values.

So, if you want a role where you Create Smiles, where you aren’t afraid to Get Stuck In and where the team genuinely Cares For Each Other – we think you’ll fit right in!

About the Role
Reporting to our Venue Manager you will play a major part in the daily running of one of our Buffet restaurants you will oversee one of five restaurants for our half board guests.  Reporting to the Restaurant manager, your key role is delivering sales and service superiority to our guests.

Your role will require you to lead, maintain and continually improve all areas of operation ensuring we exceed in delivering service expectation and standards to all our guests. You will have a great working knowledge of the restaurant floor, the kitchen and food product knowledge. 

You will manage and maintain an effective team environment at all times, take financial accountability and ensure that all Liquor and Health & Safety legislation is adhered to at all times, as required.

About You
Previous experience in a similar role where you have led a team along with a basic food hygiene certificate is essential. The successful candidate will be expected to be involved in the recruitment and training of new team and will have personal and department KPIs to measure their performance with strong communication skills both verbal and written.

You will have a passion for people and great customer service. We believe that your experience in a similar role will mean that you understand systems and processes such as labour budgets, food safety and health & safety, stock taking and delivering a GP.

Normal working hours:
You will need to have a flexible approach to your working hours as we are open 7 days a week. The role will consist of Evenings, Weekends and split shifts, and normal working hours could be between 7am and 10pm.

We think working at Butlin’s is a pretty special place to be and here are just a few of the benefits for working with us:

Resort discounts on food and drink in our retail outlets.
Free use of many of the resort facilities for you, and significantly discounted rate for your friends and family.
Subsidised OFSTED Nursery facilities available on resort
Access to the Employee Assistance Programme including support for your well-being and free access to advice and expertise on financial and legal matters etc
Discounted Bourne Leisure holidays for you, your family and friends
Free parking on resort
Reward and recognition schemes including long service and team member of the month as well as lots of other team incentives.

To apply, click the link below. We will ask for a copy of your CV and ask you a few questions which will take a couple of minutes to complete.
If you have any questions, or require adjustments for your application, do email us at careersatbutlins@butlins.com