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ON-SITE TEAM MEMBER
Want to call Europe home for a summer? Aching for a chance to live like a local and experience the language and culture of another country? Gaining a much sought after position as a Contiki On-site Team Member at one of our Contiki Villages, Sites or Stopovers is one way of doing just that!
WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
We are looking for people who are not afraid of physically demanding work, who are full of enthusiasm, and who love dealing with people, to fill a number of positions which are available for our Summer season. You' ll be based at one of our Sites in either France, Austria, Switzerland or Italy, and together with other team members you will be be responsible for looking after our travellers during their stay. Positions vary from site to site, but include cooks, assistant cooks, bartenders, housekeeping assistants and grounds/maintenance staff.
WHAT ARE THE REQUIREMENTS?
- Possess a current UK or European Union Passport
- for your application to be considered you must attach a scan copy or image of your passport with your application form. (UK visas will not be considered)
- Have excellent people skills - proven experience in a customer service role or hospitality background is preferred.
- Ability to interact on professional and social levels with our clients.
- Have the ability to deal with and work under pressure.
- Able to adapt to long working hours (split shifts).
- Must be team orientated.
- Be adaptable and flexible.
- you could be allocated to any of our Sites.
- and this may change throughout the year.
- Be enthusiastic and have loads of energy!
NB: As "Brexit" is still in the negotiation stage, the requirements for this entry-level position has not changed for this year 2018/2019
HOW DO I APPLY?
Click on the "Apply Now" link to access the On-site Team Member Application form. You will need to sign into the Travel Corporation website and authenticate your email address to do so. You will need to have the following on hand to complete your application:
- A scanned copy of your EU passport
- Your CV
applications open friday 20th july 2018
CAN YOU DO YOUR INTERVIEW BY SKYPE OR TELEPHONE?
We do not offer interviews by telephone or Skype as we cannot assess all of our key criteria for the On-Site Team Member position in this way. Interpersonal skills are extremely important to the on-site team member role, we are unable to identify your interpersonal skills to the best of our ability via skype or telephone. If you wish to apply for the position you must be available to interview in person in Sydney or London.
WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?
Once we have reviewed your application you will hear from us via email. If we think that you may be suitable for a position, we will invite you to partake in a group interview. For this interview you will be tested on your interpersonal skills and hear about the position more. If successful at this stage we will invite you to an individual interview; this individual interview will typically be held on the afternoon following your group interview or the following day.
Interviews will be held in Sydney, Australia in October and London, United Kingdom in January.
Following a successful individual interview you will be offered a position on OSTMTT (on-site team member training trip) in March. After successfully completing training you will then be placed at one of our 7 on-site locations.
When you work for Contiki you are joining a global brand; your opportunities to further your expertise stretch from Russia and Scandinavia to Australia and New Zealand. Given the reputation of our training program, you will always go far in the fields of travel, tourism and beyond.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
IS THERE ANY COMPENSATION FOR TRAVEL?
We do appreciate that many of our applicants travel from near and far for these interviews but we do not offer compensation for this travel - those of you who are successful will have the job of a lifetime!
WHEN DO APPLICATIONS CLOSE? Sydney applications will close: Wednesday 18th of October 2018
London applications will close: Friday 4th of January 2019
IS THERE ANYTHING ELSE I SHOULD KNOW? Yes – you have to put in an application to give yourself the opportunity! Apply now. We look forward to hearing from you soon. Applications will be reviewed at the beginning of August.