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Current Vacancies

"The company aims to operate a successful family run business and provide customer service beyond expectation and job satisfaction for all employees".

About the Hotel

The Cairndale Hotel is one of South West Scotland's leading hotels offering a wide range of facilities for leisure breaks, weddings, conferences and private functions.

The hotel has been owned and operated by the Wallace family since 1983 and is committed to providing "Customer service beyond expectation and job satisfaction for all employees".

The hotel is proud to have achieved the "Investors In People" accolade and provides support and guidance for careers and personal development.


CURRENT VACANCIES

We currently have a vacancy for a

Hotel Receptionist
We currently have a vacancy for a Receptionist in the hotel.The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with front office duties including check in, new bookings and reservations, cash handling, customer service and any other duties deemed necessary within the post. A clear passion for customer service with excellent attention to detail and the ability to continually raise standards are essential. This is a hands-on role that requires enthusiasm and appreciation of the importance of the front office role. Applicant must have reception or office experience, previous hotel experience is desired.

Please forward all completed applications forms and/or CV’s by email to reception@cairndalehotel.co.uk or post to Janet Wallace, Assistant Manager, Cairndale Hotel & Leisure Club, 132-136 English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2DF.

Alternatively, an application form can be downloaded HERE. Please then email back to the hotel (info@cairndalehotel.co.uk) or hand into

Gym Instructor/Leisure Attendant

Wage Meets Nat min wage

Hours Minimum 24hrs per week, any 5 out of 7 days rota basis between 6am & 10.30pm

Duration Permanent

Close Date 10/05/17

Description

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and driven person with a clear passion for the fitness industry and helping our customers achieve their fitness goals. The successful candidate will have previous experience in gym instruction and fitness programmes, pool and plant experience advantageous, first aid essential.

Duties will include the following:

  • promoting the Barracuda Club by actively selling memberships

  • induction of the new members

  • design gym programmes

  • class instruction

  • assist in pool and spa testing for health and safety checks

  • liaise and deal with members queries

  • assist in the café bar when required

  • ensure high standards of cleaning and maintenance in all areas of the Barracuda Club.

The successful candidate will also be fully qualified or willing to study towards a recognised fitness qualification if not already currently studying.

How to apply

You can apply for this vacancy by sending an up to date CV along with a covering letter detailing why you think you would be suited to this position. Please send your application to janet@cairndalehotel.co.uk or by post to Mrs Janet Wallace, The Cairndale Hotel, 132-136 English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2DF

Gardener/Handyman/Porter

Wage Meets Nat min wage

Hours Minimum 30 hours per week over a 5 days period on a rota basis between 8am

& 6pm

Duration Permanent

Close Date 10/05/17

Description

We are looking to recruit a Gardener to maintain the grounds and gardens here at the Cairndale Hotel. Ideally the successful candidate would be an experienced Gardener and may also be required on occasions to assist with handyman and portering duties within our very busy 91 bedroomed family run hotel.

Gardening duties will include grass cutting, maintaining flowers beds with some planting, trimming hedges and shrubs and general keeping the grounds clear and tidy.

Handyman duties will include assisting in general maintenance, changing light bulbs and some small domestic repairs.

Porter duties may include setting up tables and chairs for functions and will include heavy lifting and moving of equipment around the hotel.

How to apply

You can apply for this vacancy by completing the Cairndale Application form available at Dumfries Job Centre or Reception at The Cairndale Hotel with a covering letter explaining why you would be suitable for the position.

Please forward all completed application forms by post, email to janet@cairndalehotel.co.uk or in person to Janet Wallace, Assistant Manager, The Cairndale Hotel, 132-136 English Street, Dumfries, DG1 2DF.

DOWNLOAD AN APPLICATION FORM HERE.

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Thank you.

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