Vacancies

We update this page on a weekly basis with any new vacancies that become available, so if you are looking for that next step up on the career ladder then this could be the position for you.

ABOUT US
Ayr Racecourse is Scotland’s premier racecourse staging both flat and jumps fixtures with meetings being staged throughout the year. The track hosts the ‘Jewels in the Crown’ of Scottish racing including the Coral Scottish Grand National Festival and the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Festival.

Our versatile venue also hosts a variety of non-racing related activities including conferences, weddings and exhibitions.

As a result of this diversity of racing and functions we can offer plenty of unique, exciting and flexible career opportunities.


CURRENT VACANCIES

 
BAR STAFF
Job Summary
We are currently recruiting bar staff to join our team. You would be required to serve beverages to guests in a courteous, friendly and timely manner resulting in guest satisfaction. Set up, stock and maintain work areas and ensure that all licensing laws and health and safety legislation are adhered to.

 

WAITING STAFF
Job Summary
An exciting role for a highly motivated and hardworking individual. As a team member you would be responsible for serving food to guests and in a courteous manner. You would also be responsible for checking the cleanliness and presentation of all glass, china and silverware prior to use. Follow all company safety and security policies and procedures and carry out any other reasonable requests made by the manager and supervisor.

As a member of our waiting team previous experience is not necessarily essential but a positive approach and willingness to develop is.

Finance Manager – Ayr

required for busy accounts office, flexibility/some weekend work necessary:

-          Must have accounting qualification

-          Must have experience in a busy accounts office environment

-          Require excellent knowledge of Excel and accounting systems

-          Experience of Sage Payroll essential

Please send CV's to gmillar@ayr-racecourse.co.uk

Maintenance Manager

Ayr Racecourse and Western House Hotel
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Maintenance Manager to manage an on-site Maintenance Team and co-ordinate Contractors.  The role carrying out general maintenance, refurbishment and construction works on the site including but not limited to the trades listed below.
Electrical, Audio, Visual, Broadcast, CCTV, Fire alarm, Intruder alarm, Painting, Plumbing, Joinery, Ground works.

Work closely with other departments and outside contractors in the organisation, set up, running and take down of Racing and Events.

Oversee the waste management on site and make sure current legislations are complied with in the most cost effective manner.

Monitor all site utilities gas, water, electricity and sewage to maintain constant supplies to allow continuity of business in the most cost effective manner.

Prepare budget costs for capital investment on developments, infrastructure and equipment.

Price, tender and negotiate contracts for maintenance, refurbishment and construction work.

Comply with all current HSE, Fire, Planning, Building standards, Regulatory bodies policies etc.  in relation to the role.

Salary dependent upon experience.
Applications to gmillar@ayr-racecourse.co.uk
Closing date: Friday 21st September 2018

Graphic/Web Designer

Ayr Racecourse & Western House Hotel require an experienced graphic/web designer  to work in our busy sales and marketing department.

Scotland’s premier racecourse, Ayr hosts both the Coral Scottish Grand National and William Hill Ayr Gold Cup while and the multi award winning four star Western House Hotel is one of the country’s leading wedding venues.

The successful candidate will have a proven ability to develop creative design concepts from briefing to production and the capability to design for print and the web. 

Creativity and the ability to work to tight deadlines are essential as is good written and verbal communication skills.   Knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Acrobat Professional are  essential while Dreamweaver, Animate, After Effects and Premier desirable, as is knowledge of HTML

Applications should be accompanied by three recent samples of work. Please send applications to lsmith@ayr-racecourse.co.uk
Closing date : Wednesday 19th September 2018

 

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