Opening Times

  • Monday: 10am – 6pm (last entry 5pm)
  • Tuesday: 10am – 6pm (last entry 5pm)
  • Wednesday: 10am – 6pm (last entry 5pm)
  • Thursday: 10am – 6pm (last entry 5pm)
  • Friday: 10am – 6pm (last entry 5pm)
  • Saturday: 10am – 6pm (last entry 5pm)
  • Sunday: 10am – 6pm (last entry 5pm)


Part-time Maintenance Assistant
Blue Reef Aquarium, situated in an idyllic setting on Towan Beach in the centre of Newquay, is looking for a pro-active, customer focused individual to join us as a Maintenance Assistant.
The Role
This is a varied and integral role in the aquarium. You will be required to carry out general maintenance duties in the aquarium such as painting, plumbing, carpentry and basic fixing of equipment. Our Company is responsible for ensuring our leased area of Towan Promenade is presentable at all times and is safe for all members of the public. This is where you come in as you are responsible for maintaining the exterior and interior of the Aquarium during your working day.

As well as maintaining the aquarium and promenade areas , you will be expected to deal with visitors in a friendly, approachable and knowledgeable manner ensuring their visit is a memorable one.
This post is a part-time/fixed contract until the end of October 2016, working 24 hours a week, NMW/ NLW.
About You
It is essential that you have some general maintenance experience or relevant qualification.
Previous maintenance experience from any customer based background will also stand you in good stead but above all we’re looking for the right attitude, good communication skills and a personality that will put a smile on our customer’s faces throughout their visit!
You will be a team player with a keen interest in working as part of a highly motivated team.
You will relish a challenge, with a positive attitude, taking pride in your work and personal appearance. You will have a keen interest in working with the public and being part of a highly motivated team.
If interested please send your CV and covering letter to: The Management Team, Blue Reef Aquarium, Towan Promenade Newquay, Cornwall TR7 1DU or email to [email protected]
Please include in the covering letter why you would be able to fulfil this key role and clearly demonstrate how you would meet our requirements.
Blue Reef Aquarium is committed to Equal Opportunities:
Closing date: 4th March 2016
We do recognise the time and effort it takes to apply for a position but as an employer of choice we receive a high volume of applications and in the interests of economy, Aspro UK does not notify candidates who have been unsuccessful in their application; consequently if you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.BLUE REEF LOGO newquay (3)

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