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Careers

Careers at the Ricoh Arena

Working with us

As we continue to grow we always need great people to join us here at the Ricoh Arena. Whether you are looking for full, part-time, permanent or temporary work.

Please see a list of available positions we have below.

Facilities Team

Maintenance Engineer – Electrical/ Mechanical

We are seeking a maintenance engineer to join our dynamic and multi-disciplined facilities team. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing skilled servicing, and repairs to our venues’ electrical and mechanical services, plant and equipment. This role will also include the undertaking of maintenance to our electrical and mechanical services, BMS, air-conditioning, cooling plant, heating and ventilation systems.

Applicants must be City and Guilds part 1 &2 .236 qualified or equivalent, electrically qualified to 17th edition regulations and a holder of a full UK driving license.

For further information please see the below attached documents.

To apply please send a CV and Cover Letter to jobs@ricoharena.com

Painter and Maintenance Technician

We are seeking a Painter and Maintenance Technician to join our dynamic, multi-disciplined facilities team. The successful candidate will be responsible for continuously maintaining and refreshing the venues decorated surfaces to ensure that all of our guests walk into a well maintained and carefully decorated venue. This role will also include participating in tasks related to other trades such as plumbing and carpentry.

Applicants must be City and Guilds qualified in painting decorating or equivalent, have relevant decorating experience, have relevant building works experience and a holder of a full UK driving license.

For further information please see the below attached documents.

To apply please send a CV and Cover Letter to jobs@ricoharena.com

Hotel & Restaurant Team

Hotel Reception Manager

This role is to deliver help support and develop the Hotel reception team to deliver great guest service as the face of De Vere Venues @ Ricoh Arena when people arrive at the desk in person, or make telephone enquiries. It’s vital that they are warmly and efficiently welcomed, as you confidently ‘read’ and respond appropriately to their individual requirements. Equally, when they check out, we want them to leave happy and satisfied, looking forward to their next visit.

You achieve this by getting a real buzz from dealing with every guest as an individual, really focusing on delivering more than they are expecting.

The successful candidate must have had previous Hotel Reception experience before. Knowledge of OPERA is desirable.

For further information please see the below attached documents.

To apply please send a CV and Cover Letter to jobs@ricoharena.com.

Barista

We are currently recruiting trained baristas to work in our onsite Costa Coffee with our dedicated restaurant team. Our busy, vibrant coffee house is at the heart of our arena and is open most days of the week.

Experience in barista work is essential for this role and we are seeking persons who are available to work weekdays as well as weekends.

Please note, this position is based on casual hours only, shifts are not set or guaranteed.

For further information and to apply online, please click here.

Kitchen Team

Commis Chef

Hosting a wide range of diversified kitchens, we have a large, talented and energetic cooking team. We are seeking an experienced Commis Chef to join our cooking team to deliver the market leading food we pride ourselves on.

Primarily based in our on-site restaurant the successful candidate will be responsible for accurate food preparation and the delivery of all menu items to a high standard.

Previous experience in a similar role is essential.

Please note, this position is based on casual hours only, shifts are not set or guaranteed.

For further information and to apply online, please click here.

Kitchen Porter

We are currently recruiting for kitchen porters to work with our kitchen team. This role can be physically demanding and may involve long hours. If you have a “can do” attitude, are committed to providing a high level of service and would like to become a part of our Back of House team, we would like to hear from you.

Applicants must be flexible as work often begins early and can finish late.

Please note, this position is based on casual hours only, shifts are not set or guaranteed.

For further information and to apply online, please click here.

Housekeeping Team

Assistant Housekeeping Manager

Hotel Housekeeping Team Leader

We are seeking housekeeping team leaders to join our dedicated hotel team. With over 120 bedrooms our on-site hotel provides accommodation to our event clients as well as members of the public.

Successful candidates will be responsible for leading and motivating a small team to deliver excellent cleaning and housekeeping services to all of our bedrooms and hotel areas. With a keen eye for detail we require our supervisors to ensure the highest level of cleanliness in maintained throughout the venue at all times.

Experience in leading a team and working in a hotel housekeeping environment are essential. Due to the nature of this work all applicants must be over 18.

Please note, this position is based on casual hours only, shifts are not set or guaranteed.

For further information and to apply online, please click here.

Housekeeping Team Member

We are seeking housekeepers to join our diverse arena housekeeping team. With a broad variety of event spaces our arena is a vast and exciting place to work.

Successful candidates will be responsible for ensuring the pristine cleanliness of our venue at all times by providing the day to day housekeeping duties for our venue.

Applicants must be flexible as work often begins early and finishes late. Due to the nature of this work all applicants must be over 18.

Please note, this position is based on casual hours only, shifts are not set or guaranteed.

For further information and to apply online, please click here.

Security Team

Security SIA Blue Stripe

We are currently recruiting for Security Officers. The role of the SIA Licensed Door Supervisor is to ensure the safety and security of people, equipment, premises and property. You will be responsible for security and crowd management requirements of high profile events, maintaining a good corporate Image and a high standard of customer service and professionalism.

Previous experience in a similar role is essential for this role. Successful candidates must also have a valid SIA license (blue badge).

Please note, this position is based on casual hours only, shifts are not set or guaranteed.

For further information and to apply online, please click here.

Exhibition Steward

We are recruiting event stewards to join our friendly, approachable security team. Facilitating some of our most prestigious events our exhibition stewards are the first point of call for all of our clients, guests and members of the public. Successful candidates will be responsible for ensuring that our guests receive excellent customer service through the providing of clear and accurate information.

Applicants for this role must be flexible as work can often begin early and finish late. Previous stewarding experience would be beneficial but is not essential. Due to the nature of this work all applicants must be aged 18 or over.

Please note, this position is based on casual hours only, shifts are not set or guaranteed.

For further information and to apply online, please click here.

Event Day Team

Bar Supervisor

We are seeking bar supervisors to join our friendly, vibrant bars team. Successful candidates will be responsible for inspiring, motivating and leading a small team to deliver customer service that is market leading and goes beyond the expectation of all our clients.

With a broad variety of public and hospitality bars we require our supervisors to be versatile and open to the varying, bespoke environments that each of our events brings.

Experience in bar work and leading a small team in a work environment is essential for this role. In compliance with UK licensing legislation all applicants for this role must be aged 18 or over.

Please note, this position is based on casual hours only, shifts are not set or guaranteed.

For further information and to apply online, please click here.

Bar Team Members

We are seeking enthusiastic, customer driven individuals to join our diverse bars team to deliver the excellent standards of customer service that we provide.

Whether it is serving bottled refreshments from a busy retail bar at a music concert or delivering specialty refreshments to one of our VIP partners at a private event, we aim to provide a service that goes beyond our clients expectation every time.

In compliance with UK licensing legislation all applicants for this role must be aged 18 or over.

Please note, this position is based on casual hours only, shifts are not set or guaranteed.

For further information and to apply online, please click here.

Match Day Team

Match Day Kiosk Team Leader

We are seeking match day kiosk team leaders to join our vast and energetic retail food and beverage team. Successful candidates will be responsible for inspiring, motivating and leading a small team to deliver customer service that is market leading and goes beyond the expectation of all our clients.

Our retail food and beverage offer is vast and on a match day is at the core of our catering offer.

Experience in food outlet work and leading a small team in a work environment is essential for this role. In compliance with UK licensing legislation all applicants for this role must be aged 18 or over. Applicants must also be available to work CCFC home fixtures.

Please note, this position is based on casual hours only, shifts are not set or guaranteed.

For further information and to apply online, please click here.

Match Day Kiosk Team Member

We are recruiting match day kiosk team members to join our vast and successful retail food and beverage team. By providing excellent customer service from one of our many retail points around the arena our kiosk team members are the face of our business. Specifically we are seeking persons to join our fun and vibrant match day team however, opportunities are also available to work additional events at Ricoh Arena.

Applicants for this role must be available to work CCFC home fixtures.

Please note, this position is based on casual hours only, shifts are not set or guaranteed.

For further information and to apply online, please click here.

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