Job Vacancies

The Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust in Shropshire is one of the world’s leading independent museums, containing many outstanding collections of national importance. Applications are invited from enthusiastic individuals to join the team in the following roles:

MULTI-TRADE MAINTENANCE OPERATIVE
£17,166 per annum, full time, permanent

Experienced maintenance operatives with multi-trade experience required to work as part of a maintenance team, the role will be varied with planned and reactive work across the Museum sites.

Candidates must be able to offer a sound knowledge in general maintenance. These roles would suit someone with a broad background in construction as well as knowledge of the conservation of historic buildings.

ENHANCED FRONT OF HOUSE - COALPORT
£6.73 per hour, full time, permanent

Working 35 hours per week, to include weekend working

Reporting to the Operations Manager, Blists Hill and Coalport, the role is to maximise the Museum’s income from shop and ticket sales whilst maintaining customer service excellence in all aspects of Museum operations including ticket and retail sales. To oversee the Museum Shop on a daily basis especially in relation to administration, display and presentation.

MULTI-SITE CLEANER - COALPORT AND BLISTS HILL
£6.50 per hour, part time, permanent

Working 12.5 hours per week, to include weekend working.

Duties include maintaining general cleanliness of Museum sites and offices, including toilets. Applicants must be flexible, customer focused, able to work to high standards, work as part of a team and have their own transport.

EXHIBIT DEMONSTRATORS - BLISTS HILL VICTORIAN TOWN
£6.50 per hour, fixed term (March - November)

Enthusiastic individuals are required to join the Demonstrator team. You will have excellent communication skills, enjoy engaging with the public, and will be confident in working in a variety of the Town’s exhibits.

ASSISTANT HORSE TECHNICIAN - BLISTS HILL VICTORIAN TOWN
£6.50 per hour, full-time, fixed term (March - November)

40 hours per week including weekend working

To provide care for the horses and livestock under the supervision of the Horse & Livestock Manager.

FAIRGROUND SUPERVISOR - BLISTS HILL VICTORIAN TOWN
£6.58 per hour, fixed term (March - November)

To work as a member of the Demonstrator team, providing day to day supervision of the Fair and ensuring the delivery of excellent customer service.

CAR PARK ATTENDANT - BLISTS HILL VICTORIAN TOWN & COALBROOKDALE
£6.50 per hour, part-time, fixed term (March - November)

To monitor and direct traffic and pedestrians safely through the car parks during our busiest periods. Communication with the public will be an essential part of the role.

FRONT OF HOUSE ASSISTANTS -VARIOUS MUSEUM LOCATIONS
(Holiday/Sick / Lunch cover also required)
£6.50 per hour, fixed term (March - November)

 


To maximise the Museum’s income from ticket and retail sales whilst maintaining the Museum’s good name and reputation for customer service excellence.

Please download an application pack from our website;

www.ironbridge.org.uk/about-us/job-vacancies and email or post your completed application to recruitment@ironbridge.org.uk
Closing date for Applications is 6 February 2015 at 9.00am
CV’s are not accepted.

The IRONBRIDGE GORGE MUSEUMS
Coach Road Coalbrookdale Telford Shropshire TF8 7DQ Tel: 01952 435900
e-mail: recruitment@ironbridge.org.uk
Charitable Trust Ref No 503717 - R

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