Vacancies

Would you like to be part of the team at one of the world's leading military museums?

Over 200,000 people visit the Tank Museum every year where we bring the history of tanks and tank crew to life... Supported by the world’s best collection of tanks & action packed live displays. Our staff play a vital role in ensuring each and every one of them has a memorable and enjoyable visit.

Current Opportunities:

Operations Manager

Salary £26,000 - £28,000

Full time permanent contract

(Working 5 out of 7 days, approx. 1 in 3 weekends)

Over 200,000 people visit the Tank Museum every year where we bring the history of tanks and tank crews to life. This is a fabulous opportunity to join the team at The Tank Museum as the Operations Manager. Your operational experience will be put to good use in delivering the day-to-day operation of the Museum managing both the maintenance and museum guide team. You will organise and oversee external site contractors providing the best possible and most competitive service to the museum. The role involves management of all aspects of Health & Safety for the Museum and you will be acting as a duty manager for 1 in 3 weekends.

The successful candidate will be service orientated, enthusiastic and an accomplished people manager with the ability to champion individuals and successfully oversee every aspect of our visitor experience.

Closing date: 22nd July, interviews to be held 31st July. 

Full job description here


Catering Assistants

Zero hours contracts are available for the upcoming busy seasonal period; some weekend working will be required.

As a Catering Assistant you will be undertaking general kitchen and restaurant duties to support the catering team in delivering the highest standards of food service and the best possible visitor experience.

No previous experience necessary but enthusiasm with the ability to deliver excellent customer service will be required. Full training will be given.

Full job description here


Visitor Services Assistant               

Zero Hour contract available

Over 200,000 people visit the Tank Museum every year where we bring the history of tanks and tank crew to life…Supported by the world’s best collection of tanks & action packed live displays our staff play a vital role in ensuring each and every one of them has a memorable and enjoyable visit.

As a visitor services assistant you will be putting your excellent people skills to the best possible use. You will be selling admission tickets and retail merchandise, promoting membership and gift aid – helping us to meet our targets, but most importantly you will welcoming our visitors warmly.

Experience in customer service and sales would be an advantage but more importantly you’ll love working with people of all ages, have bags of enthusiasm, and will always strive to make a good impression.

You will need to be practical and hands-on with excellent communication skills and to be comfortable working as part of a team. Cash handling skills are also required.

We believe that our visitors deserve more than just ‘good service’ but an amazing visitor experience they’ll never forget

Closing date: 1st July 2019

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To Make Your Application:

To apply for any of the positions above, there is a requirement to complete The Tank Museum application form below and return it to recruitment@tankmuseum.org. CVs only accepted in support of your completed application form.
 
Due to the large number of applications we usually receive, it is not possible to write to you should you not be shortlisted. If you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Download application form here.

Staff may be subject to a CRB check on appointment.