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Mountain Bike Guide (Beach)

  • Job Location

    Kos, Porto heli & Horto - Greece

  • Start date

    ASAP

  • Duration

    May - Sept/Oct

  • Job Benefits

    Competitive monthly salary + Accommodation + Travel to and from resort + Holiday Pay + Emergency Medical Insurance + Uniform + Breakfast + More...




Description

Reporting to the management team you will ensure the overall smooth running of the bike program within resort.

As a Mountain bike guide you will have sole responsibility for the maintenance of the resort’s fleet of cross-country and/or mountain bikes.

You will lead guided rides for guests 2-3 times a day on a selection of routes suitable for various levels of fitness and ability.  At times guests will want to cycle their own route and you will advise them of any safety issues with their potential route; you will know the area and most likely be a hub of information for the resort. You will assist our guests with choosing the correct bike & ensuring they are set up correctly for their ride and ability, always ensuring they are equipped with all the correct safety gear and follow all internal mountain biking procedures. You will have a series of logs to complete throughout each week when guests take out & return bikes.

Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities:
 
Customer Focus
Central point of contact & knowledge in resort for all guests; mountain bike servicing
At the start of season complete all bike setup, servicing & maintenance. Ensuring all equipment meets with the company’s high standards
Represent the company in a professional, well presented manner at all times and in compliance with the company uniform policy
Interacting with all guests in a professional yet relaxed fashion both during the day and in evenings.
Socialise with guests at Welcome Meals/Theme Nights/BBQs
Provide exceptional levels of safety for our guests

Operational
Servicing of company bikes to company’s high standards
Ensure 100% of fleet is operational at all times
Design, promote & deliver local routes appropriate for age & ability AND/OR individuals/family groups and develop the  bike programme and introduce new rides
Stock keeping of repair materials and ordering of replacements
Run bike skills clinics
Run basic maintenance workshops
Implement safety systems for guests when freeriding and on guided rides
Ensuring bike shed and all bikes are secure and locked at all times when not in use
Maintaining and replenishing bike safety packs for guest use
Advertising all bike rides and ensure guest participation
Carrying out first aid and completing accident forms as necessary
Complete and catalogue equipment booking in/out logs
Ensure weekly admin related to servicing & damages is completed accurately and on time
Carrying out weekly/monthly stock takes
Assisting other departments as per operational needs, ie. assisting on the waterfront

Personal Qualities
People skills/Cheerful/Outgoing (E)
Highly Motivated (E)
Passionate / Enthusiastic (E)
Ability to work alone and as part of a team (E)
Ability to cope under pressure (E)
Willingness to work hard / long hours (E)
Adaptable / Flexible Attitude (E)
Honest and Trustworthy (E)

Skills & Ability
Customer Service (E)
Communication Skills (E)
Problem Solving & Complaint Handling (E)
Planning/Organisational (E)
Literate and numerate (E)
IT, Admin & Social Media (E)
Knowledge of windsurfing, sailing and paddle sports (HD)

Qualifications
MBLA Trail Cycle Leader / MBLA Mountain Bike Leader / MIAS Mountain Bike Instructor (E)
Cytec Technical 2 (HD)
First Aid (valid for a minimum of 6 months from posting date) (E)
An RYA Sailing or Windsurfing Instructors Qualification (HD)
RYA Powerboat Level 2 (HD)

All applicants must have an EU / UK passport, UK NI number, UK address and UK bank account. 

Requirements

Qualifications
  • Qualifications
    MBLA Trail Cycle Leader / MBLA Mountain Bike Leader / MIAS Mountain Bike Instructor (E)
    Cytec Technical 2 (HD)
    First Aid (valid for a minimum of 6 months from posting date) (E)
    An RYA Sailing or Windsurfing Instructors Qualification (HD)
    RYA Powerboat Level 2 (HD)

Experience 

    Relevant / Transferable Work Experience (E)
    Seasonal overseas experience with an Overseas Tour Operator (HD)         

About us

Ocean Elements operate Beach Club holidays at 3 fantastic locations in Greece: Vassiliki, Pelion & Porto Heli.

Activities offered to guests include Dinghy Sailing, Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Paddleboarding and
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