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Alton Towers Recruiting Over 1,000 Seasonal Staff In 2020

02 Jan 2020

Alton Towers Recruiting Over 1,000 Seasonal Staff In 2020

The Staffordshire theme park Alton Towers has more than 1,000 seasonal vacancies on offer in 2020, with a wide range of different roles up for grabs.

There is a varied mix of part time work and full time positions with recruitment now underway to get many of the new staff in place for as early as the middle of February.

A series of recruitment events will be held in the region over the coming weeks for the flexible jobs with some temporary staff to be working at Alton Towers through into November.

Just a few of the seasonal roles on offer at Alton Towers this year include:

- Ride operators

- Warehouse workers

- Food and beverage hosts

- Cashiers

- Chefs

- Housekeepers

- Performers

- Costume Assistants

- Uniform Assistants

Owned by Merlin Entertainments, all staff at Alton Towers receive a pass which will gain them free entry into all other UK theme parks and attractions in the parent company’s stable. Those include places such as Thorpe Park, Chessington World of Adventure, Legoland, Warwick Castle, Sea Life, Madame Tussauds, Peppa Pig World of Play and Shrek’s Adventure! London.

Announcing the recruitment drive for seasonal staff in what will be their 40th anniversary year, the senior recruitment manager at Alton Towers, Jason Mumford, said: “We are gearing up for our exciting 2020 season which is a landmark milestone for the resort and great time to be part of the team. Getting ready for the new season includes the recruitment of more than 1,000 people to help our guests experience the very best Alton Towers has to offer.”

“We pride ourselves on being a totally unique and fun brand to work for with long-term opportunities. The nature of the theme park also means we have a wide range of roles with varying hours to suit a variety of lifestyles to take advantage of.”

“We would urge anyone looking for employment or simply considering a new role to come along and speak to a member of the team,” added Mr Mumford.

If you aren’t based near Alton in Staffordshire but really fancy a job like this then don’t despair - there are plenty of similar attractions at locations all over the UK. For a detailed guide, check out our article about Student Jobs At UK Theme Parks.

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