Vitual Reality ride operators / sales staff required
Full time position during the summer season, with possibility of weekends beyond. Must be 18 or over and available for immediate start on Brighton Palace Pier. (ad. posted 22nd August 2021)
Studio Go Go has added a virtual reality experience to one of Brighton Palace Pier’s classic fairground rides – the Twister (see Ride with VR here). We are looking for two VR ride operators / sales staff to join Brighton Palace Pier’s ride Department, to run the experience. The pier offer a Living Wage as basic salary plus sales commission, with a realistic opportunity to double salary during peak hours of operation.
You need to be smartphone-savvy with a love for digital content. Customer service and sales experience, with a happy and bubbly character would be an advantage. Motivation and people skills are essential. If you fit the bill, and you enjoy working outside in the sun or the rain in a festival environment, then this could be the ideal next move for you.
No experience is needed as full training will be provided by Brighton Palace Pier, supported by Studio Go Go.
Please email Studio Go Go’s Operations Manager, Pete Gilbert at firstname.lastname@example.org to register initial interest and arrange a pre-interview call. Applicants passing pre-interview will be passed to Brighton Palace Pier for the formal interview, induction and employment process.
Please note that all information gathered by Studio Go Go and Brighton Palace Pier during the selection process will be added to your application file. We are often inundated with applicants and so if you are ultimately not successful in your application, and not contacted, all details you have provided will be stored for a period of three weeks and then destroyed.
At no point in the application and interview process will your information be shared with any third parties and you have the right to withdraw your application at any point by writing to us In which case your details will be deleted from our records. We will only keep a record of your request and the date the information was deleted for three months after the request
Employer: Brighton Palace Pier
Salary: £9.50 per hour basic + commission
Commission: per-ride sales commission plus milestone bonuses, with realistic opportunity to double salary during peak hours of operation
Benefits: Discounted or free food at the pier.
Shifts: 8 to 12-hour shifts, Monday to Friday and weekends. Statutory holidays.
Location: Brighton BN2 1TW: reliable commute or plan to relocate before starting work required.
Accessibility: Unimpaired cognitive ability and manual dexterity required. Work station at standing height. Ability to move frequently and swiftly between two close locations required. Tasks require moderate visual and auditory acuity.