Interested in joining the team at Daytona Milton Keynes? Our current vacancies are listed below

TRACK TEAM MANAGER – DAYTONA MILTON KEYNES

Location: Daytona Milton Keynes, MK13 8NP

Hours: Full Time- Applicants must be able to work evenings & weekends

Duration: Permanent

Salary: £26,000.00 per annum

Daytona Motorsport is a fun and friendly arena and our people are the foundation of our excellence.

We are looking to recruit a Track Team Manager for our award winning flagship venue at Milton Keynes who will be responsible for managing the Track operation and direct management of the track team on a day-to-day basis.  The successful applicant will have the ability to maintain a high standard of performance and safety for our customers and colleagues.

The successful candidate will be reporting to the General Manager and will have the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in written form in a friendly, confident and professional manner at all levels and to Race Direct (manage, monitor and run) events with the ability to deliver an entertaining, exciting and safe experience for our customers.

The successful candidate will have to demonstrate experience in managing and developing a team, ensuring that the entire team pull together to deliver Daytona’s renowned customer service and safety levels as a key element of the role. This position will be reporting directly to the General Manager.

A passionate advocate for the customer experience, you will identify and evaluate operational processes and implement change whilst inspiring and engaging your team to deliver smooth and safe Race events and to successfully execute the role by setting high standards and leading by example at all times whilst demonstrating the ability to apply common sense and problem solving skills.

You will manage a team of 20 staff and be responsible for the recruitment, induction and training of newly appointed staff whilst maintaining continued development for the existing team in accordance with Company and Statute requirements. You will work closely with team members to ensure that they are given the necessary tools and help in their career progression. You will have an eye for detail and must be a strong delegator with excellent time management, people management and organisational skills.

You will be flexible in your hours for the 7 day/week operation.  You will have ambition and drive to succeed. In return you will receive a competitive salary and full training will be given on all products, service, pricing as well as our in-house management system.

How to Apply:

Please send your CV and covering letter to careers@daytona.co.uk quoting Ref: TTMMK17

Full job description is available on request. Please note that all attributes are an essential criteria for the role.


CHEF/CATERING MANAGER – DAYTONA MILTON KEYNES

Location: Daytona Milton Keynes, MK13 8NP

Hours: Full Time

Duration: Permanent

Salary: £24,000 per annum

At Daytona Milton Keynes we don’t just provide a great Go Karting experience, we also take pride in providing a fantastic hospitality and catering service. We are currently looking to recruit an experienced and passionate Chef Manager to effectively lead our small catering team and to deliver and maintain a high quality service throughout.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • You will be managing a team on a day to day basis and will be responsible for providing excellent food & service.
  • You will be responsible for all aspects of the management and the administration of the catering operation, you will also have hands on involvement in food preparation, production and presentation.
  • You will be responsible for a small yet busy and friendly environment with cooking, preparation and serving as well as the normal day-to-day kitchen duties. You will also be responsible for running the kitchen and managing the café and bar areas.
  • You will be responsible for managing and organising special functions as required
  • You must have the ability to establish and maintain satisfactory relationships with guests, colleagues and suppliers at all levels within the Company and the Client organisation
  • You will be required to create innovative and cost effective menus and continually to seek to improve dishes
  • You must have the ability to motivate and lead the catering team, including training, development and performance reviews.

 

Skills and Essentials

  • Ideally, you will have NVQ Level 1/2 in food preparation or equivalent
  • Management experience within the catering and hospitality industry
  • Standards and quality driven management style
  • Sound knowledge of Hygiene, Health and Safety
  • Motivated by a passion for quality and great service delivery
  • Interpersonal, administrative and organisational skills
  • Be presentable, professional & polite with customers & work colleagues at all times.
  • Ensure that daily and weekly stock take/rotation is maintained as well as opening/closing duties.
  • Be able to work on own and manage a small team
  • Must have previous people management skills
  • A ‘Can-do’ attitude
  • Financial and commercial acumen
  • Computer literate with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Must be flexible and able to work evening and weekends.

 

A full job description is available on request

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: CATMAN2017


FRONT OF HOUSE & SALES ASSISTANT – DAYTONA MILTON KEYNES

Location: Daytona Milton Keynes, MK13 8NP

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

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

Daytona Milton Keynes 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: FOHMK17

 


CATERING ASSISTANT – DAYTONA MILTON KEYNES

Location: Daytona Milton Keynes, MK13 8NP

Hours: Part time/Flexible – MUST be able to work weekends and evenings.

Brief

Daytona Milton Keynes is currently looking for a talented and creative individual to join their catering team. You will be working within a small team in a busy and friendly environment. Your duties will include cooking, food preparation, serving at the café counter and in the bar. You will also be assisting with the day to day kitchen duties.

Duties of the role will include:

  • Assist in preparing, cooking and operating the catering function in accordance with Company Policies and current legislation such as The Food Safety Acts and COSHH Regulations.
  • Responsible for 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:

  • 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 –
  • 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

How to Apply:

Please email your CV and covering letter quoting job ref: CATMK2017

 


TRACK MARSHAL – DAYTONA MILTON KEYNES

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

Location: Daytona Milton Keynes, MK13 8NP

Daytona Milton Keynes 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: TMMK2017.


Go Kart Mechanic/Engineer – Daytona Milton Keynes

Location: Daytona Milton Keynes, MK13 8NP

Hours: Full Time & Part time positions – MUST be able to work evenings & weekends
Salary: Negotiable

As a Go Kart Engineer/Mechanic 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.

You should have your 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 this position, please send your CV and covering letter to careers@daytona.co.uk quoting job reference: ENGMK2016