Job Opportunities at Piperdam


Reception Supervisor

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Reception Supervisor to join our team at Piperdam.

As the Reception Supervisor you will support the Reception Manager and be responsible for overseeing the daily operational duties of the welcome desk.

We want someone who understands that having such high customer standards can contribute to the whole customers experience. We need someone who leads, motivates and engages with the team, customer and visitors to exceed our guest expectations. We’re looking for someone who is effective at pro-active customer complaint handling.

Sales also play a big role in the job, processing telephone bookings on a daily basis.

Duties include (but not limited to):

• Flexible working hours, including weekends.
• Experience of working with the public is essential and you will have experience of working on a Reception or in a customer service-related role as a supervisor
• Excellent communication skills both oral and written• Previous experience in a busy reception• First class interpersonal skills
• Knowledge of health and safety would be advantageous as you will be required to ensure health and safety is adhered to
• Ensuring excellent attention to detail, and 5-star standards, are maintained at all times
• Communicating with your manager regarding your progress and any issues that may arise
• A welcoming, friendly and outgoing manner and with the passion and ambition to develop and motivate your team• A high level of attention to detail and demonstrating high levels of quality
• A hands-on approach needed

Benefits:

• Resort discounts
• Access to additional training
• Use of leisure facilities


Deputy Head Housekeeper

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Deputy Head Housekeeper to join our friendly team, at this new leisure and lodge complex, located in Piperdam, Dundee.

As the Deputy Head Housekeeper, you will be responsible for overseeing the daily operational duties and performance of the housekeeping team.

Main Duties include:

• Health & Safety management – Covid-19 Compliance with Park procedures
• Maintenance reporting
• Brand Standards – Ensuring that Housekeeping complies with the standard
• Working on a 4-star holiday home & lodge Park, your daily duties will include:
• Cleaning luxurious lodges to an immaculate standard, ready for guests to move into
• Ensuring each lodge has the correct inventory ready for new holiday makers

We need someone who has:

• Experience of working in a management capacity within the hospitality industry or a similar customer service sector
• Excellent people management skills and an understanding of rotas and schedules
• A welcoming, friendly and outgoing manner and with the passion and ambition to develop and motivate your team
• A high level of attention to detail and demonstrate high levels of quality


Lodge Accommodation House-keeper

Cleaning and maintaining lodges to make sure that it meets any company requirements and provides a comfortable space for guests to stay on holiday.

  • Dusting and polishing furniture and fixtures
  • Cleaning and sanitising toilets, showers/bathtubs, counter-tops, and sinks
  • Maintaining a clean and sanitary kitchen area
  • Making beds and changing linens
  • Washing windows (inside)
  • Vacuuming and cleaning carpets and rugs
  • Sweeping/vacuuming, polishing, and mopping hard floors
  • Using any cleaning equipment such as vacuums, mops, and other cleaning tools
  • Keeping bathrooms stocked with clean linens, toiletries, and other supplies
  • Cleaning mirrors and other glass surfaces

We offer to all employees free access to our onsite leisure facilities, as well as a number of staff benefits when on duty.

We advise that there is a local bus service to and from our resort.


Chef De Partie

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Chef de Partie to join our friendly restaurant and function team, at Piperdam.

As the Chef de Partie, reporting to the Head Chef, you must be competent on all sections of a busy kitchen both within the Restaurant, Bar and Function Service. You will ensure that the company’s catering standards are adhered to and that statutory requirements are met and all safety protocols followed.

Main duties and responsibilities:

• Ensuring that food areas are set up for the day’s business
• Helping to run events on the day
• Helping to train the staff to quality standards
• Working closely with the Head chef and the resort team to ensure that the finer details for successful service are in place
• Ensuring that Food and Beverage rooms are cleared at the end of each event
• Help create a safe environment for both staff and guests and adhere to the company’s health and safety policy and procedures

Key Skills and Experience:

• Will have experience as a chef within a guest focused environment
• Will be passionate about catering and will enjoy the buzz of a kitchen
• Will have an excellent eye for detail


Sous Chef

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Sous Chef to join our friendly team at Piperdam.

Reporting to the Head Chef you will be assisting the Head Chef in their daily duties.

As Sous Chef, you must be capable of looking after the kitchen in the Head Chef’s absence ensuring that service runs smoothly, guest satisfaction levels are high and all standards are met while following all safety protocols.

Main duties and responsibilities

• Ensuring that food areas are set up for the day’s business
• Ensuring that staff are briefed and directed accordingly
• Helping to train the staff to quality standard
• Working closely with the Head Chef and other keys dept heads to ensure that the finer details for successful service are in place
• Ensuring that Food and Beverage rooms are cleared.
• Handle guest complaints, requests and enquiries in a relaxed yet professional manner
• Help create a safe environment for both staff and guests and adhere to the company’s health and safety policy and procedures

Key Skills and Experience

• Previous experience as a sous chef within a guest focused environment
• Will be passionate about catering and will enjoy the buzz of running shifts
• Will have an excellent eye for detail


Kitchen Porter

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for Kitchen Porters to join our friendly team at Piperdam.

We are looking for a kitchen Porter with experience to join our busy kitchen team.

You should be positive minded, work well as part of a team and alone and have good communication skills.

Previous experience of working in a busy kitchen would be advantageous and someone who shares our values and has genuine passion for quality food and guest satisfaction.

We want someone who understands how great food can contribute to the customers experience. Who leads, motivates and engages their team to exceed our guest expectations, many whom return time after time. If you have experience working with quality fresh ingredients get in touch.

Main duties and responsibilities

• Ensuring that food areas are set up for the day’s business
• Cleaning of the kitchen and back of house areas,
• Dish/pot washing and following
• Working closely with the Head chef to ensure that the finer details for successful service are in place
• Ensuring that Food and Beverage rooms are cleared.
• Help create a safe environment for both staff and guests and adhere to the company’s health and safety policy and procedures


Gym & Swim Leisure Staff Member

Join our ever expanding leisure department and see yourself why Piperdam is one of the most exciting businesses in all of Dundee/Angus. We are looking for a reliable individual to join our leisure team for 16 hours a week supporting guests using our facilities including gym and indoor pool, as well as the ongoing maintainence of the leisure area including cleaning, spot checks and following daily checks. We ask that our leisure team live and breathe our customer service standards and services of Piperdam, and are flexible working any 7 days of the week (including weekends) that can be early or late shift.

Due to the location of the resort, a driving licence and own transport would be highly recommended based on the times of work.


Life Guard

Following on from our successful swimming lessons in 2020 we are looking to expand the swim team!

Are you passionate about swimming? Could you provide safety during our popular sessions? If so then this could be the role for you.

In the role of the Life Guard, you will be involved in working as part of the swim team and ensuring the safety of the guests made up of a different range of age groups. Each session will contain swimmers of mixed abilities from beginners to advanced.

You will be responsible for the safety of the swimmers within your class.

To be considered for this role you will need to hold a SASA Level 1 / Level 2.

Our lessons will run on Fridays throughout the day.