Welcome to Speedbird Inn

Speedbird Inn is a great place to work and develop your career.  We offer a wide variety of roles and career development plans to suit most people.  Being managed by Portland Hotels, allows us to train, support and encourage our staff to grow within their roles and their overall career development.  We are committed to developing all of our employees and consider our workforce an asset to the company

Our vision is to be the best choice for our people and our customers.  We are dedicated to providing an environment in which the two most important groups of people, our employees and our customers, get the best from each other. It is only through such quality, pride and dedication from our employees that Speedbird Inn is successful and will continue to grow and develop

Making a speculative application

If you wish to be considered for a position within our hotel please send your CV to recruitment@speedbirdinn.co.uk


Assistant Bar & Resturant Manager

Department: Food and Beverage
Job closing date: 07.01.15
Salary/Hourly rate: £8.32 per hour


The Speedbird Inn is a busy 202 bedroom hotel, just 250m from Aberdeen Airport, which experiences high levels of occupancy all year round. We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic team player who enjoys the excitement of a busy bar and restaurant operation. Due to the fast paced environment, you will be the type of person who enjoys a challenge and can ensure a high standard of customer care is offered consistently. You'll be able keep calm, even when under pressure. This is a "hands-on" operational role, and you will be a supportive team member who ensures the smooth running of the shift

Responsibilities will include: Duty Management; serving guests; organising shifts to ensure that duties are completed on a timely basis; ensuring billing procedures and cashing-up procedures are complied with at all times in line with company standards; ensuring that team members are doing what is required of them to an acceptable standard and providing feedback as required. You will be involved in training team members in food and bar service, therefore you will be knowledgeable within both areas. You will report to the Bar & Restaurant Manager and make an important contribution to the department with a team of 12 F & B Attendants


Food & Beverage Assistant - Full-Time & Part-Time

Department: Food and Beverage
Job closing date: 07.01.15
Salary/Hourly rate: £6.83 per hour


The Speedbird Inn is a busy 202 bedroom hotel, just 250m from Aberdeen Airport, which experiences high levels of occupancy all year round. We are looking to recruit enthusiastic team players who enjoy the excitement of a busy bar and restaurant operation, which offers food all day, including breakfast, lunch and dinner. Due to the fast paced environment, you will be the type of person who enjoys a challenge and can ensure a high standard of customer care is offered consistently

You will have a pleasant mannerism and ensure guests receive a warm welcome, you will be motivated by providing efficient service and be able keep calm, even when under pressure. You will be knowledgeable in both food and bar service procedures and will be responsible for ensuring that billing is accurate


Mini Bus Driver

Department: Transport
Job closing date: 07.01.15
Salary/Hourly rate: £7.16 per hour


This busy 202 bedroom hotel is only 350m from Aberdeen Airport. The Bus Driver, is a "hands-on role" and we are seeking a dedicated individual, who has a sense of urgency and is committed to making a positive contribution to the team. The Bus Driver will report directly to the Front of House Manager

The role will involve:
Welcoming guests on arrival from the Dyce Train Station, the Airport or the Heliports
Assisting guests whilst they are staying in the hotel and on arrival and departure
Ensuring that regular cleaning of the mini bus internal and external are adhered to
Assistant and be courteous to guests and display good customer care and social skills at all times
Work in co-operation with other departments, especially reception services
Carry out when instructed by the Duty Manager to prepare and dismantle meeting rooms
The task of checking all of the hotels ground and picking up and disposing of any litter
In winter, clearing the paths of snow and gritting all areas
Report and defects, damage, theft, breakages or hazards to your Head Receptionist or Duty Manager
Work safely, conforming to statutory and company health and safety regulation, especially fire precautions and manual handling .


Food & Beverage Services Manager

Department: Food & Beverage
Job closing date: 07.01.15
Salary/Hourly rate: £27,000 per annum


Are you an energetic person who gets a real buzz from a high volume, fast-paced bar and restaurant operation? Are you the type of manager who is able to have fun at work, inspiring a young team to do a great job to make sure that our customers are professionally looked after and happy? Can you deliver consistently great standards of service in an informal, friendly operation?

If the answer is yes, you should consider this then: The Captain's Flying Club Bar and Restaurant is a high volume, fast-paced operation located in the grounds of the Speedbird Inn, the closest hotel to Aberdeen Airport. Open from 5am for breakfast until bar meals finish at 11pm, this is a business that concentrates on freshly produced meals for our many repeat customers - a business where the quality of how customers are served is as important as the focus on the standard of food

An opportunity has arisen for the right individual to lead the food and drink service team to build an unbeatable reputation for being the only place to go for a great home-made burger before flying out of Aberdeen


Food & Beverage Supervisor

Department: Food and Beverage
Job closing date: 26.01.15
Salary/Hourly rate: £7.53 per hour


The Speedbird Inn is a busy 202 bedroom hotel, just 250m from Aberdeen Airport, which experiences high levels of occupancy all year round. We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic team player who enjoys the excitement of a busy bar and restaurant operation. Due to fast paced environment, you will be the type of person who enjoys a challenge and can ensure a high standard of customer care is offered consistently. You'll be able to keep calm, even when under pressure. This is a hands-on operational role and you will be a supportive team member who ensures the smooth running of the shift

Responsibilities will include; serving guests, organising shifts to ensure that duties are completed on a timely basis, ensuring billing procedures and cashing-up procedures are complied with at all times in line with company standards and ensuring team members are doing what is required of them to an acceptable standard and providing feedback as required. You will be involved in training team members in food and bar service, therefore you will be knowledgeable within both areas. You will report to the F & B Manager and make an important contribution to the department with a team of 12 F & B Attendants. Duty Management shifts will also be involved


Night Auditor

Department: Front Office
Job closing date: 15.01.15
Salary/Hourly rate: £9.73 per hour


The Speedbird Inn is a 202 bedroom hotel, just 250m from Aberdeen Airport and enjoys high levels of occupancy all year round. We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to compliment our Front Office team, as this is a 24 hour operation. Duties include providing a warm welcome and check-in of guests on arrival, dealing with guest enquiries and resolving queries effectively, check-out of guests on departure ensuring guest folios are accurate and payment is received as appropriate. This will also involve dealing with general Reception duties, this role has a strong administrative focus with reservation checks and financial transaction controls