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PADI Dive Master/DSD Leader

The Bear Grylls Adventure

Job Description

PADI Dive Master/DSD Leader

The Bear Grylls Adventure, National Exhibition Centre, Halles, Marston Green

Birmingham, B40 1PA

United Kingdom

Fancy taking the plunge with over 1,000 aquatic creatures including Blacktip Reef Sharks, Cownose Rays, Nurse Sharks, and tropical fish? If youre a passionate and experienced Dive Instructor, then prepare to experience the incredible!

Escape the ordinary and experience the awesome at TheBear Grylls Adventure. With our shark diving, high ropes, archery, indoor skydiving and more - we have plenty of careers paths to choose from here.

Do you have what it takes?

  • You hold a minimum of PADI Dive Master with proven dive experience and hold or able to obtain a HSE Diving Medical.
  • A working knowledge of guiding divers, allowing for delivery of a wow experience.
  • A working knowledge of dive equipment to ensure correct maintenance is carried out in accordance with manufacturers recommendations, local regulations and company diving policy.
  • A good understanding of dive logging and problem resolution to ensure proper communication in line with company policy.
  • Understanding Health and Safety is your number one priority.
  • A First Aid certificate is beneficial but can also be trained on site.
  • You will have a strong attention to detail and cleanliness.

As a Dive Master/DSD Leader youll be responsible for operating the Cage Snorkel Experience and Dive Experience on a day-to-day basis, while delivering an exceptional guest experience and ensuring guest safety at all times. We are looking for a part time Dive Masterwho must be flexible and the ability to weekdays as well as work weekends and school holidays and therefore a flexible approach is a must. Due to the nature of the role the successful applicants must be aged 18 and over.

You must be a professional and safety conscious individual, who has the ability to work well within a high paced environment. You must ensure the customer is always at the forefront of your mind, be an enthusiastic team player and be able to work with other colleagues in a dynamic working environment.

You will be responsibility to ensure the appropriate storage and maintenance of our dive equipment in accordance with manufacturers recommendations, local guidelines, and company policies. Health and Safety is at the forefront of all activities in the dive area, and you can communicate any concerns with the Dive Supervisor, Dive Safety Officer and Displays & Dive Manager immediately.

Whats in it for you?

  • Alongsidehelping adventurers experience Snorkel and diving, youll also receive:
  • Salary at £10.12
  • Opportunity for support while training to become PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor
  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays (pro-rata)
  • 25% discount in our retail shops and restaurants
  • 40% off LEGOonline
  • Discounted rates at Merlin hotels all over the world
  • Merlin Magic Pass - giving youtickets to all our attractions worldwide for you, your family, and friends every year
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Hotel stay discounts
  • 02 discount
  • Employeepricingupto55%offcinematickets
  • Free parking & 5 minute walk from Birmingham International Railway Station

Sounds pretty great, right?

Perhaps the biggest benefit of joining us, are the amazing opportunities to advance your career. Merlin Entertainments is a large, global, expanding business, with no end of curatorial, operational, or general management roles, so for an ambitious and talented individual looking to go much further with their career, we can provide the opportunities and the support to help you realise your potential.

Everyone Matters at Merlin.

At Merlin we welcome the world to our magical attractions and resorts every day and we want to reflect that same multicultural mix inside our business too. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse workplace where people can be themselves, have the same opportunities and thrive together. Because at Merlin, everyone matters! Together, we work to create a workplace where everyone feels valued, no matter their age, race, gender, disability or sexual orientation. Although we understand that we'll always be learning and growing, we aim to be the most inclusive and flexible employer in our industry.

If you have any questions or if you require any assistance, because of a disability or medical condition, please contact us by email [email protected] and one of the team will contact you as soon as possible.

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