Interested in joining Team Daytona at the North West's Premier Indoor Kart Racing Venue? Our current vacancies are listed below.

TRACK MARSHAL – DAYTONA MANCHESTER

Hours: Part-time/Flexible – MUST be available evenings & weekends

Location: Daytona Manchester, M17 1NF

Daytona Manchester is currently looking for friendly, confident and reliable staff to join our fast paced Track team.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring the race circuit whilst events are running
  • Issuing the correct flags to drivers whilst they are racing on circuit
  • Relaying information carefully and correctly back to the Race Director
  • Keeping up track appearance to the company’s high standards

Skills and Essentials:

  • Be presentable, professional, reliable & confident liaising with customers
  • Have the drive and commitment to be successful to further develop their skills
  • Have excellent first class communication, people and team working skills
  • Be self-motivated and have the desire to be the best
  • Have bags of enthusiasm and the ability to have fun whilst working
  • Have the ability to work closely as a team in order to provide a safe racing environment for our customers.
  • Be available to work evenings and weekends in addition to weekdays

Experience is not necessary as full safety and track training will be provided for the right candidate.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV and covering letter to careers@daytona.co.uk quoting job ref: TMMCR17


GO KART MECHANIC/ENGINEER

Hours: Part Time (approx 15hrs pw) – MUST be able to work weekends and evenings

Location: Daytona Manchester, M17 1NF

Brief

As a Go Kart Mechanic/Engineer, you will be required to carry out all aspects of the day-to-day maintenance of our kart fleet, ensuring that the Engineering workshop is tidy at all times and you work safely and to the Company’s standards. You must ensure all target expectations are met. You will report and fully communicate to the Head of Engineering at all times.

The successful candidate must:

  • Have mechanical experience within the automotive/ motorsport sectors.
  • Be flexible and able to work evenings & weekends in addition to weekdays.
  • Be able to follow instruction quickly and effectively.
  • Be highly motivated and work well in a team.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Ensure that the karts are maintained to the highest standards of safety.
  • Be able to work unassisted and ensure all targets are met without fail.
  • Have excellent problem solving abilities solving problems quickly and efficiently.
  • Ensure all paperwork is kept up to date on a daily basis ensuring it is filled out correctly.
  • Must have own tools, however the company may provide these if necessary.

Full training will be given in all areas of the role for the right candidate.

A full job description is available on request.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your CV with a covering letter to careers@daytona.co.uk quoting the job reference: ENGMCR2017.

 


MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN – DAYTONA MANCHESTER

Location: Daytona Manchester, M17 1NF
Hours: Part Time – 14hrs per week

Brief

To carry out general venue maintenance and assist in making sure the site is in good condition at all times. You will assist the venue managers to oversee outside contractors working within the venue and assist in ensuring the venue and work carried out is in line with company policy/ guidelines.

 

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To have awareness and assist with all matters relating to the maintenance of the venue
  • To actively deal with the decoration, electrical and general maintenance issues within the venue to the Company’s level of competence and work with venue management on all other works.
  • Assist the venue managers with ensuring works carried out meet with and integrate with organisational requirements for quality management, health & safety, legal stipulations, environmental policies and general duty of care.
  • Ensuring that all policies and procedures relating to health & safety in the workplace are adhered to at all times
  • Have full awareness of the Company’s customer care goals and to use their best endeavours to ensure they are implemented through their own actions and attitude
  • To be responsible for the operation of the stock system and keeping stock up to the levels required.
  • Completing all worksheets and company records in an accurate, up to date and timely manner as the work is completed.
  • To ensure that all paper work is processed in accordance with the correct procedures and completed accurately to ensure that due diligence practices are complied with.
  • To ensure that all equipment and machinery provided for your use is:

o   Used as per the manufacturer’s instructions;

o   Used in conjunction with the appropriate safety clothing/protection;

o   Stored in a safe place when not in use;

 

Skills and Essentials:

  • Wide range of experience coming from a single trade background with an understanding of other areas or a general building / maintenance background.
  • Basic “House” electrical experience, general decorating and problem solving.
  • Must have some level of certification or “time served” history for the key skills.
  • Must be able to understand the importance of correct maintenance and the increasing need to ensure this is correctly recorded.
  • A basic concept of stock and budget control will be required.
  • Ability to communicate and motivate via verbal and written media.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV and covering letter to careers@daytona.co.uk quoting job ref: MTMCR2016


CATERING ASSISTANT – Daytona Manchester

Location: Daytona Manchester, M17 1NF
Hours: Part time/Flexible – MUST be able to work weekends and evenings. Please note, the majority of hours worked will be on weekends.

Brief
Daytona Manchester is currently looking for a talented and creative individual who is passionate about producing great culinary experiences and has an understanding of the latest food trends and healthy eating principles. You will be assisting our Catering Manager and working within a small team in a busy and friendly environment with cooking, preparation and serving as well as the normal day-to-day kitchen duties.

Duties of the role will include:

  • Assist in preparing, cooking, managing and operating the catering function in accordance with Company Policies and current legislation such as The Food Safety Acts and COSHH Regulations.
  • Responsible for assisting with the planning and development of meals through your culinary experience whilst maintaining high levels of customer service and food quality
  • Help monitor, control and record all stock levels held on site in a safe and hygienic manner
  • To be fully aware of business demands on the circuit and to ensure that all menus, food & drink as required, are provided to the highest standard, and in accordance with company guidelines.

Applicants will need to:

  • You will have an NVQ Level 1/2 in food preparation or equivalent.
  • Hold a minimum Level 2 Food Safety Certificate (Basic Food Hygiene)
  • Be able to work as part of a team or on own initiative
  • Food preparation and service – experience is essential.
  • Assist the Chef with daily and weekly stock take/rotation as well as opening/closing duties
  • Be presentable, professional and polite with customers and work colleagues at all times
  • Basic IT skills are required

How to Apply: Please email your CV and covering letter quoting job ref: CATMCR2016


FRONT OF HOUSE & SALES ASSISTANT – DAYTONA MANCHESTER

Location: Daytona Manchester, M17 1NF

Hours: Part time/Flexible positions available – Applicants must be able to work evenings & weekends

Hourly rate: £competitive plus uncapped sales commission on merchandise.

Daytona Manchester is currently looking for professional, confident and reliable team members with effective communication skills at all levels to join our fun and busy Front of House team. Daytona is a dynamic and sometimes demanding environment that requires energetic, enthusiastic and ambitious individuals with the ability to thrive under pressure. The successful applicant will be smart in appearance and possess a naturally professional personality.

Staff are required to be flexible with occasionally long weekend hours.  You are required to have effective verbal and written communication skills.

Experience within a customer facing role is advantageous, but is not essential for the ‘right candidate’ as full training on products and services will be provided.

Duties of the role include:

  • Meet & greet customers promptly upon arrival.
  • Provide friendly and first class customer service
  • Sign in drivers to their scheduled events, issuing race uniform and assisting with any other requirements
  • Manage phone, email and face-to-face enquiries effectively
  • Upsell and cross-sell events and merchandise to ensure that sales and individual targets are met
  • Ensure all Front of House and customer facing areas are maintained and well presented at all times
  • Adequate stock levels must be maintained at Front of House including assisting with stock take/rotation
  • Ensure all race suits are maintained and ready for race events
  • Provide administrative support to the venue management team

 

How to Apply:

Please send your CV and covering letter to careers@daytona.co.uk quoting Ref: FOHMCR17