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Paid Staff Vacancies – Catering & Retail Assistant

For over 70 years, the Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway has been delighting young and old. Currently rated the No.1 tourist attraction in North East Lincolnshire, as part of our offering, we have various catering and retail outlets on site.

To ensure the successful operation of these outlets, we are looking to recruit enthusiastic and hard working people to join our team.

Catering and Retail Assistant

This role will involve flexible working at our catering and retail outlets, selling food and beverages, railway tickets and merchandise to our visitors.

What will I need to be considered for this vacancy?

– Cheerful, enthusiastic and polite with effective communication skills

– Able to thrive in a busy environment, to show initiative and to think on your feet.

– Reliable, eager to learn and flexible in undertaking varied duties

Our ideal candidate may have previously worked in a catering or retail environment; a hygiene certificate would be an advantage. In addition, applicants holding a full UK driving license and their own means of transport will find it easier to fulfil this role. Due to the nature of the role, all applicants must be over the age of 16 years old.

What is Offered?

This is a seasonal vacancy with competitive pay.  It runs from 30th March to 6th October with possible extensions for out-of-season events. Start and finish times will vary in accordance with Railway opening times.  However there is some room for flexibility in fitting applicants’ needs.

Due to the nature of the business it is essential that any successful applicant is available to work weekends and bank holidays.

We have created a thriving working environment where full training and company uniform are provided. Discounts for successful applicants include food and beverages in our Platform One Café and complimentary railway tickets.

What Next?

If you are interested in applying for this role please send your CV and a brief covering letter to

The closing date/time for this position is Thursday 28th February 2019 at 5pm, with interviews being held during week commencing 4th March 2019.

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