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: 13.08.14
Salary/Hourly rate: £7.93 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


Receptionist

Department: Reception
Job closing date: 13.08.14
Salary/Hourly rate: £8.15 per hour


If you are friendly, reliable and enjoy the excitement of a busy job with variety and are willing to work flexible hours, this may the job for you

The Speedbird Inn, Aberdeen Airport, is recruiting Receptionists on a seasonal and permanent basis. The position is ideal for a friendly, calm and professional individual who works well as part of a team, has good attention to detail when a variety of things are happening at once, and is great with customers

This busy 202 bedroom hotel is only 350m from Aberdeen Airport. The Reception team are responsible for all room reservations and are the first and last point of contact with our guests


Receptionist (Maternity Cover)

Department: Front Office
Job closing date: 29.07.14
Salary/Hourly rate: £8.15 per hour


If you are friendly, reliable and enjoy the excitement of a busy job with variety and are willing to work flexible hours, this may the job for you!

The Speedbird Inn, Aberdeen Airport, is recruiting for a Receptionist on a fixed term contract to cover maternity leave. The position is ideal for a friendly, calm and professional individual who works well as part of a team, has good attention to detail when a variety of things are happening at once, and is great with customers

This busy 202 bedroom hotel is only 350m from Aberdeen Airport. The Reception team are responsible for all room reservations and are the first and last point of contact with our guests

This role will be available until January 2015, after which it will be reviewed and the opportunity to be considered for any other suitable vacancy will be provided within the Speedbird Inn and Portland Hotels, as appropriate


Food & Beverage Assistant Full Time & Part Time

Department: Food and Beverage
Job closing date: 13.08.14
Salary/Hourly rate: £6.63 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


Commis Chef

Department: Kitchen
Job closing date: 29.07.14
Salary/Hourly rate: £6.63 per hour


Speedbird Inn is a 202 bedroom hotel located at Aberdeen Airport. The Commis Chef will be responsible for ensuring that a high standard of food is produced for the hotel including; Restaurant, Bar and Conference

The ideal candidate will have a passion for preparing great food and enjoy working with a dedicated team of Chefs and Kitchen Porters. Attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure is essential

The role will involve:
Taking responsibility for various tasks within the kitchen, as required
Preparing and presenting food to a high standard
Stock rotation
Ensuring kitchen areas are clean and tidy at all times
Ensuring strict control of hygiene in the kitchen and monitoring food preparation areas are adhered to
Co-operating with the Head Chef to ensure that where applicable there is adequate provision of all cleaning materials
Ensuring there is no cross-contamination of cooked and raw foods
Complying with training and documenting according to Company standard
Communicating effectively with Kitchen team members and positively with other departments in the hotel, as appropriate
Working efficiently and effectively ensuring waste is minimised and costs are kept to a minimum


Room Attendant

Department: Housekeeping
Job closing date: 29.07.14
Salary/Hourly rate: £6.63 per hour


The Speedbird Inn is a busy 202 bedroom hotel just 350m from Aberdeen Airport. We are seeking an enthusiastic Room Attendant to join our Housekeeping team. As a Room Attendant you will be responsible for ensuring a high standard is maintained within bedrooms and public areas of the hotel. This role will involve working closely with the Head Housekeeper, Assistant Housekeeper and Housekeeping team


Mini Bus Driver

Department: Transport
Job closing date: 29.07.14
Salary/Hourly rate: £6.82 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 .


Assistant Housekeeper

Department: Housekeeping
Job closing date: 01.08.14
Salary/Hourly rate: £8.08 per hour


The Speedbird Inn is a busy 202 bedroom hotel just 350m from Aberdeen Airport. We are seeking an enthusiastic Assistant Housekeeper to join our Housekeeping team. As Assistant Housekeeper you will be responsible for ensuring a high standard is maintained within bedrooms and public areas of the hotel. This role will involve working closely with the Head Housekeeper and Housekeeping team to ensure the smooth running of the department. Tasks will include allocating rooms to Room Attendants, checking rooms to ensure standards have been achieved and providing feedback as required to rectify issues. You will be required to communicate effectively with Reception regarding the status of rooms and update the computerised system accordingly. Training and coaching of team members will be an essential part of this role. Duty Management shifts will also be involved